Climate change, environmental justice, and participation. local adaptation plans in light of urban political ecology

Author/s Margherita Gori Nocentini, Chiara Certomà
Publishing Year 2023 Issue 2023/137
Language Italian Pages 22 P. 111-132 File size 141 KB
DOI 10.3280/ASUR2023-137006
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The article presents a critical exploration of the first local climate adaptation plans produced in Italy in order to investigate whether employing participatory tools in the planning process can be useful to integrate social-environmental justice criteria into the adaptation plans. To this end, Urban Political Ecology and envi- ronmental justice theory are adopted as the theoretical framework to analyze the climate adaptation plans produced by the cities of Ancona, Bologna, and Rome.

Keywords: adaptation; Local Adaptation Plans; participation; socio-environ- mental justice; political ecology.

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Margherita Gori Nocentini, Chiara Certomà, Cambiamenti climatici, giustizia ambientale e partecipazione. Piani di adattamento climatico alla luce dell’ecologia politica urbana in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 137/2023, pp 111-132, DOI: 10.3280/ASUR2023-137006