Climate impacts a hot topic at UQ Placemaking Summit

24 Oct 2019
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“Climate change is upon us, but in many cases our cities and urban spaces simply aren’t ready,” Dr Darchen said

Impacts of climate change on cities such as flooding, cyclones or heat stress are to be tackled at The University of Queensland’s annual Placemaking Summit.

The one-day event, titled ‘Shifting Climate/Shifting Places’, will investigate how urban planners, environmental designers, architects, and other design professionals can best address climatic threats to urban living.

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