Panelists: Matthew Cullinan, Gaylor Montmasson-Clair, Collen Masango
Moderator: Kgomotso Toalmo
The constraints that climate change and environmental degradation place on economies have created the opportunity for extensive growth in green industry and technology. This session will explore how cities could attract green industries and stimulate employment in the green technology industry while creating lasting benefits for youth and communities.
Music: This session will open with a song entitled Southern Cities composed by Ghanaian Cape Town-based musician and insurgent planner, the first original song of urbanism in the Global South.
City Sustainability Showcase: Tshwane House incorporates sustainable building features and has achieved a five-star Green Star SA rating.