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Climate Migrants: Self-reliant communities after natural disasters

08 June 2023

09:30 -10:30

In the summer of 2022, one-third of Pakistan was flooded. Today, Pakistan is one of the most vulnerable countries in the world due to the effects of climate change. Over the last decades, humanitarian architect Yasmeen Lari has built together with climate refugees and the landless, tens of thousands of flood- and earthquake-resistant houses, sanitation infrastructure, and community facilities. A lecture by Yasmeen Lari, part of Ecocity World Summit 2023, on her work building not only architecture that resist climate disasters and the importance to create resilient communities, followed by a conversation with Prof. Hanif Kara OBE, Co-Founder and Design Director, AKT II.

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Barbican Centre (Silk Street, London) Main Hall

London EC2Y 8DS


Wheelchair accessible
Level Access and Automatic Doors (or No Doors)
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