This post is part of our live blog series from the Resilient Cities 2015 congress. For more live blogs, please click here.
Question: Where do you see the social in resilience?
Michael Boswell // Professor, California Polytechnic State University, USA
Leire Irigoyen // Science Po, Paris
Nuno Lopes // Head of Environmental Studies and Management Division, City Council of Almada, Portugal
Kora Rösler // Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Mercedes Mathebula // Sustainability Specialist, City of Tshwane Metro Municipality, South Africa
“Food and food security plays an important role. As the Philippines are still a highly agricultural country, we try to be a model city also for urban agriculture. We have to connect urban agriculture to a resilient city. For this, we have to build strong alliances with our national agencies.”
Nestor Alvarez // Mayor, Science City of Munoz, Philippines