The ‘Grand Challenges’ of our times, like climate change, resource depletion, global inequity and the destruction of wildlife and biodiversity can only be addressed by innovating cities. This paper will analyse major options for innovating cities, main barriers for these innovations that are rooted in the paradigms of the experts running urban systems and educational reforms that might contribute overcoming these barriers.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Sustainability Science and Research
EditorsWalter Leal Filho
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-319-63007-6
ISBN (Print)978-3-319-63006-9
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameWorld Sustainability Series
ISSN (Print)2199-7373

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