Displaced by Disaster: Climate, History, and Planning

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 12:15pm to 2:00pm

City Arena, 9-255 105 Mass Ave, Cambridge

Please join DRAN for a two-part panel with insights from climate scientists, urban planners, and international development practitioners, exploring their views and experiences in the current and coming crisis of climate-induced displacement.

Part I will go through understanding the political, economic and historical contexts informing the impact by disasters on marginalized communities.

Part II will address how recovery and rebuilding approaches to affirm human rights and/or decrease the likelihood of future displacement.

Lunch will be served at 12:15.

Event Type

Conferences/Seminars/Lectures

Events By Audience

Public, MIT Community, Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff

Events By School

School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P)

Department

Department of Urban Studies & Planning

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