Colombia's 'NYC' Challenges Climate Change By Edging Closer To The Coast

UMKC urban planning professor interviewed
Barranquilla’s strategy of building toward the coast may prove shortsighted, warns Clara Irazábal-Zurita, a professor of urban planning at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. “Coastal cities are enormously vulnerable because of climate change,” she says. “So how will Barranquilla get the drinking water it needs to support its expanding population and expanding tourism?” Read the OZY Confidential article.

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Published: Jan 15, 2019

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