MIT Presents: "Urban Politics of Climate Adaptation"
This panel of the Carmin Memorial Symposium on Urban Climate Adaptation held at MIT on December 5, 2014, in honor of Professor JoAnn Carmin (1957-2014) examines the multi-level governance of climate adaptation. Carl Spector, Director of Climate and Environmental Policy in the City of Boston, shares the city's experience in engaging local and regional actors in urban adaptation. David Dodman of the International Institute for Environment and Development explores the local to global politics of adaptation. Steve Hammer of the World Bank discusses how cities can access global finance in order to fund adaptation initiatives.