Urban Sustainability in Europe. What is driving cities’ environmental change?

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Series Details Number 16/2020
Publication Date 14/06/2021
ISBN 978-92-9480-315-3
ISSN 1977-8449
EC TH-AL-20-026-EN-N
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It is becoming increasingly clear that the complex and interrelated challenges of climate change, environmental degradation and rising inequality will not be solved without a fundamental transformation of our societies. Far-reaching changes are needed to our technologies and infrastructures, cultures and lifestyles, as well as adaptations to the corresponding governance and institutional frameworks. Around the world, these important system innovations are converging in cities.

Source Link https://www.eea.europa.eu/publications/urban-sustainability-in-europe-what
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EEA: News, 14.06.2021: Cities play pivotal roles in shifting to green, sustainable future https://www.eea.europa.eu/highlights/cities-play-pivotal-roles-in

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