SESSION XV. CONVENIENT CITIES. With the participation of Salvador Rueda

Agenda

SESSION XV. CONVENIENT CITIES. With the participation of Salvador Rueda

21/05/2012
19:30 h. | COAC Barcelona

SESSION XV. CONVENIENT CITIES. With the participation of Salvador Rueda

 

Cuando: Monday May 21, 2012 /// 19.30 h

Dónde: Pl. Nova 5, Barcelona

Free admission

 

Screening of the documentary A CONVENIENT TRUTH

 

Giovanni Vaz del Bello, MariaVazPhoto, Brazil 2007. 53’. Spanish Subtitles

 

 

A documentary on the original and innovative urban setting of Curitiba, Brazil, which explains strategies for environmental sustainability, economic, social and apply throughout the world. The documentary focuses on innovations in mobility, recycling, and social policies that transformed Curitiba into one of the cities with the highest quality of life on earth. Cities should be a solution and not a problem for humans. The city of Curitiba has demonstrated over the past 40 years transforming problems into economic solutions applicable to other cities.

 

To explain how Barcelona takes and generates solutions of this kind, it will speak Salvador Rueda, director of BCNecología, Urban Ecology Agency of Barcelona.

 

More info [spanish]:

http://quaderns.tumblr.com/post/23219316123/ecumenopolis-sesion-xv-ciuda...

http://www.sostenibilidadyarquitectura.com/blog/sesion-xv-ciudades-conve...