Lecture on The New Climate Economy at Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council

Public lecture hosted by Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council

Philipp Rode gave a presentation on the New Climate Economy (NCE) project at the Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council on Sunday 9 November in Abu Dhabi.

The presentation featured some of the core findings and arguments that were recently published in the first NCE publication ‘Better growth, better climate’ and position the role of cities as part of a global green economy transition.

Profiles

  • Philipp Rode

    Philipp Rode

    Philipp Rode is Executive Director of LSE Cities and Associate Professorial Research Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science. As researcher, consultant and advisor he has been directing interdisciplinary projects comprising urban governance, transport, city planning and urban design at the LSE since 2003. The focus of his current work is on institutional structures and governance capacities of cities, and on sustainable urban development, transport and mobility. Rode is co-directing the cities workstream of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate and has co-led the United Nations Habitat III Policy Unit on Urban Governance. He is a Member of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP).