S-A4 Cities at the Nexus

By 2050, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in urban settings which will be hubs for food, energy and water consumption. This session will explore how these core needs can be, and are being, integrated into sustainable planning of cities and surrounding areas. Diverse cities around the world and in the United States will … Read more

S-A3 Opportunities for Innovative Applications in Sustainable Development

While the more developed nations of the world struggle with transforming their food, energy and water systems to reduce adverse environmental impacts, the developing nations of the world face additional challenges. They must also meet the fundamental needs of their growing populations for nutritious food, clean water, and access to energy. Simply having these resources, … Read more