Why ‘By Design’?

Blog post, The Rockefeller Foundation:

Cities around the world face new challenges every day, a reality being exacerbated by  climate change: droughts last longer; storms are more severe; rising sea levels threaten to reclaim coastal land. Unprecedented extreme weather events are becoming more and more commonplace.

Yet, despite the urgency, we must not develop solutions that lack the necessary inputs.

… As governments think about what cities need to do to prepare for the new normal, we must take a collective moment to think about the best way to approach these problems.

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