A recent installment of MIT News "3 Questions" by Peter Dizekes features DUSP Professor JoAnn Carmin on helping cities plan for climate change. Visit the MIT News site to read her answers to the following questions:
Interview with Sandra Gutierrez Poizat, 2013-2014 Humphrey Fellow, El Salvador
Cities around the world are growing faster than you can say megalopolis. More than half the world lives in cities, and by 2050, it will be two-thirds. In China alone, 300 million people will move to the city within the next 15 years, and to serve them, China must build the equivalent of the entire built infrastructure of the United States by 2028.