ABC Radio National, on RN Breakfast with Patricia Karvelas, 16 August 2021

As temperatures rise and heat records are broken in Australia and globally, urban greening as seen as an important adaptation tool.

While progress is being made, there’s concern Australia isn’t acting fast enough to adapt to the effects of climate change. Listen to these industry experts discuss the challenges and strategies that can build urban resilience.

Featured:
Davina Rooney, CEO, Green Building Council of Australia
Clr John Raven, Deputy Mayor, Logan City Council
Jock Gammon, co-founder, Junglefy
Joe Hurley, Associate Professor, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT
Sarah Boulter, Associate Professor in Climate Adaptation, University of Tasmania

Reporter: Cathy Van Extel
Duration: 7min 47sec

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