Sustainable Cities™

IFHP Centenary Congress 2013: Ilmar Reeplau

Here Ilmar Reepalu, former Mayor of Malmo, Sweden talks about making people aware of a city’s vision for the future, escaping ‘planning in silos,’ the balance between politics and long term planning, the inclusion of citizens and the importance of realizing young peoples values for the future.

Ilmar Reepalu spoke in June 2013 at the IFHP London Centenary Congress


He was asked:

How can we find solutions to the pressing challenges cities face today?

What are the tensions between short- term electoral gain and long-term planning?

What kind of leadership does it require to create a sustainable city?


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Last updated Tuesday, January 21, 2014