Wolfgang Teubner is the ICLEI regional director for Europe and also the managing director of the ICLEI European Secretariat, which he has led since 2002. He is responsible for the strategic and economic development of ICLEI in Europe. He has more than 20 years professional experience working with local governments on sustainable urban development, climate adaptation and mitigation, Local Agenda 21, waste management, as well as sustainable urban transport policies. During his career he has been involved in more than 100 European and international projects, including several research activities. Between 1994 and 1999 he coordinated ICLEI’s European Cities for Climate Protection Campaign and the European Local Agenda 21 Guidance and Training Programme. Since 1994 he has been involved in the European Sustainable Cities and Towns Campaign and has participated in the drafting of the Aalborg Charta as well as the Aalborg Commitments. Between 1999 and 2004 he represented the Local Government sector on the European Environment and Health Committee.
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In this workshop the vital role of inclusion in bringing about the transition to a sustainable city is explored. How do we build trust and achieve inclusivity? And how do we do so in a way that helps us become more radical and transformative?