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Can sustainability and justice go hand in hand?

October 20, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm CEST

In a sustainable and just city, the economic, political and social choices which created unsustainable and unjust structures are put under the microscope. Participate in our webinar to learn more about challenges related to the tension between social justice and ecological sustainability. We will share practical examples and resources on how to actually start thinking and building cities that are both sustainable and just.

Who is this event for?

This event is organized by UrbanA and ICLEI for city-makers across Europe and beyond. By city-makers we mean civil society organization representatives, local governments administrators, decision-makers, activists, researchers, citizens and practitioners. Anyone who has an interest or passion in sustainable and just cities.

Guest speakers

  • Celine Fabrequette, from the European Network for Community Led Initiatives on Climate Change and Sustainability (ECOLISE) (see bio)
  • Filka Sekulova, from the Barcelona Lab for Urban Environmental Justice and Sustainability (BCNUEJ) (see bio)


11:00 – 11:05: Intro and Welcome by UrbanA – ICLEI team

11:00 – 11:20: The tensions between sustainability and justice and the keys to address them by UrbanA – ICLEI team

11:20 – 11:40: Comments by Celine F. and Filka S. on the usefulness of the keys for sustainable and just cities

11:40 – 12:00 Q&A

Click here to get the Zoom link.


October 20, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm CEST
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