Journal article

Metropolitan Strategies and Climate Governance: Towards New Evaluative Approaches

Minh Phuong Nguyen Thi, Kathryn Davidson, Brendan Gleeson

International Journal of Urban and Regional Research | Wiley | Published : 2018

Abstract

In the new millennium, cities have become an emerging force among new forms of subnational climate governance. Of interest is how cities act unilaterally and directly in this new climate politics via the provision of relevant tools. Since metropolitan planning strategies have been considered as important mechanisms for achieving urban sustainability in this period, this research has sought to investigate the importance of these master plans in the delivery of urban responses to climate change. For this purpose, the study has employed a qualitative research methodology with the application of a comparative case study and the progression of a conceptual framework for evaluating climate policie..

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