In this video Gerald Mills, physical geographer based at University College of Dublin gives an overview on cities and global climate change, urban climate and urban heat islands, the way they form and its consequences.
Him and his expertise helped us developed here at UIC a framework for heat resilience, and an integrated strategy for this year`s workshop in the city of Sitges together with pilot projects proposal for the city. You can find the work and the full report titled “A Heatwave Resilience Roadmap for the City of Sitges”on our webpage in the section learnings.
This video is part of a series of interviews on climate design experts in collaboration with the #European Erasmus+ project UCCRN Education.
Link to video here: https://youtu.be/c7OmoB3SoE0