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Posted in Sustainable Cities Round Tables by Ferne Edwards on October 10th, 2008
SustainableMelbourne.com and the Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab (VEIL) invite you to:
The Sustainable Cities Round Table on Healthy Cities
Village Roadshow Theatrette, The State Library of Victoria
6-8pm, 12 November 2008
A free event!
Presented in partnership with the Australasian Centre for the Governance and Management of Urban Transport (GAMUT) and the State Library of Victoria
Please register your attendance to RSVP@SustainableMelbourne.com by 7 November
A truly sustainable city must also be a healthy one. At this Sustainable Cities Round Table we will explore the nexus between environment and health. How are healthy cities also more environmentally-friendly? How can greater happiness help the planet? We will hear from a range of experts and practitioners in topics covering carbon-neutral transport to consumption, parks and diet. This event also features international guest speaker, John Whitelegg.
The Sustainable Cities Round Tables are a regular series of events that showcase local environmental initiatives and encourage networking for people working in urban sustainability issues across the government, academic, industry and community sectors. To view footage of previous events visit www.sustainablemelbourne.com and click on â€œSustainable Cities Round Tablesâ€ at the top of the screen.