Timon McPhearson advocates for including science when planning the future of cities

download-10Timon McPhearson, Chair of Environmental Studies, Assistant Professor of Urban Ecology, and Tishman Center Affiliated Faculty co-published a paper with a team of experts in Nature called Scientists must have a say in the future of citiesIn this paper, McPhearson and his co-authors say that it is imperative to scale up urban research and foster a scientific leadership to direct and critique global urban policymaking.Timon is currently in Quito, Ecuador participating in discussions around the UN Habitat III conference on sustainable urbanization.

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