David Cadman

David Cadman, President of ICLEI and Deputy Mayor of Vancouver discusses what resilience is, the greatest challenges and the low-hanging fruit. He refers to multiple case studies such as sewage systems used as city heating. He finishes on how local government effectiveness is compromised by length of their term of office, and its impact on the imperative for immediate action, citing New Orleans as an example of where successive politicians failed to do their job.