Time: November 15, 2022 5:00 PM (GMT) | 7:00 AM (PST) | Location: Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Digital Innovation and Digital Art 4 Climate Pavilion at COP 27 Green Zone Side Event: The 27th Session of the United Nations Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC) 2022.
The Metabolism of Cities Living Lab at SDSU has been working to promote climate action and build momentum toward COP27 through education, art, data, story-telling, and capacity building including the new San Diego State University, ‘Beyond Borders: Digital Talks,’ and art mural inspired by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and US-Mexico international border art mural called Suscitatio Terminus “Awakening Border” in Latin. The art mural was developed by Gabi Zaballa (illustrator/story-teller), Karenina Zaballa (designer/story-teller), and Dr. Gabriela Fernandez (designer/story-teller) to highlight the challenges and opportunities found along our borders when localizing the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
The art mural developed by the MOC-LLAB team will be showcased at the COP27 2022 in Egypt. Localizing the UN SDGs while Leaving No One Behind Art Mural Exhibition “Suscitatio Terminus” Awakening Border.” The Metabolism of Cities Living Lab (MOC-LLAB) under the Center for Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age in the Department of Geography at San Diego State University (SDSU) in San Diego, California, USA is pleased to announce its participation in COP27, the upcoming annual United Nations Climate Change conference. The 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP27) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will take place in the coastal city of Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. This year’s Conference taking place under the Egyptian Presidency, has been widely viewed as an African COP with issues focusing on Loss and Damage, the impacts of climate change on communities and the financial support needed to adapt. We will be joining our civil society partners at the conference in a call for action to support those on the front lines of the climate.
Fernandez Gabriela (designer, and story-teller), Zaballa Karenina (designer, and story-teller), Zaballa Gabi (illustrator, and story-teller), and Dr. Domenico Vito. Metabolism of Cities Living Lab, Center for Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age, Department of Geography, San Diego State University (San Diego, CA, USA) and Hubzine Italia (Milan, Italy). Organizers: Metabolism of Cities Living Lab at San Diego State University. Sponsored: Department of Economic and Social Affairs and United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change