ACCCRN 2017 Photo Essay Competition: "Urban Interaction with Ecosystem Services"

Author: ACCCRN Network

The 2017 ACCCRN Photo Essay Competition is seeking great pictures on urban climate change resilience issues from photographers, practitioners, and those working on climate change in Asia and based in Asia. We want to promote understanding of urban resilience by creating opportunities for people to share their experiences or concern from their perspectives. Submit your photos now!


Webinar: Are India’s cities on the road to resilience?

Author: Acclimatise

Overcoming challenges and providing options to build urban resilience

India is in the midst of a ‘smart cities’ revolution. The ‘Smart Cities Mission’, a government-backed programme of urban renewal, is intended to make the country’s cities more liveable and sustainable. But how can this be achieved when the cities are facing a series of complex and interconnected challenges such as, explosive population growth, inadequate infrastructure, persistent poverty and climate change?


Encouraging students to factor climate change resilience into urban planning

Author: Nyoman Prayoga, Wiwandari Handayani

Following classroom lectures and field observation activities, students at the Urban and Regional Planning Department, Diponegoro University, finished their Planning Studio final assignment in December 2016. As part of the Youth Program, ACCCRN visited the final presentation session and joined the discussion with all students and lecturers.