Gabriela Uchoa
Gabriela Uchoa UN-Habitat/Government of Brazil Cooperation Director UN Habitat Barcelona, Spain

Biography

Urban planner with over 10 years experience in the intersection of urban planning, climate resilience, and local governments. She is the Cooperation Director for the UN-Habitat Urban Resilience Programme in Brazil. While working at the Municipality of Teresina, she was awarded the 'Cities for People' prize by the IDB. She is a Government Fellow at the Organization of American States, and holds MSc in Smart Cities, and in International Relations.

Sessions

Save to calendar 16-11-2021 10:49 16-11-2021 11:00 Europe/Madrid Paving a Resilient Future for Teresinas

Cities around the world are already suffering some of the consequences of climate change. Building resilient communities is now core to the local agendas of these regions, taking Teresinas as an example. This interview will showcase how this city is implementing innovative initiatives to face heat waves or floodings, and the outcomes of projects such as the Lagoas do Norte Project or the City Resilience Profiling Program.

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Paving a Resilient Future for Teresinas

Energy & Environment #Climate Action, #Climate Emergency, #Mitigation
Tuesday, November 16 - 10:49h - 11:00h (GMT+)
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