Climate Justice, Resilience and the Coastal City
About the lecture:
Dr. David Dodman David DodmanDavid Dodman is a Senior Researcher at the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) where he is team leader for institutional objectives on 'Cities and Climate Change' and 'Research Quality'. He holds a B.Sc. in Environmental Biology and Geography from the University of St Andrews, and a D.Phil. in Geography from the University of Oxford. Prior to joining IIED he was a Lecturer in Geography at the University of the West Indies (Mona, Jamaica). He is the co-editor of 'Global Change and Caribbean Vulnerability: Environment, Economy and Society at Risk' (Kingston, UWI Press) and 'Adapting Cities to Climate Change: understanding and addressing the development challenge' (London, Earthscan), and a contributor to the UN Habitat 2011 Global Report on Human Settlements. He is a College Teaching Fellow at University College London, and a Lead Author on the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.