How To Not Let the 2020 Crises Go to Waste

Mar 18, 2021

2:30pm – 3:00pm CT

“Never let a good crisis go to waste”. 2020 surely had no shortage of those. With dramatically increased calls from all layers of society for serious structural change, the opportunities for building a better future are abundant. But how do you translate those into practice? Rotterdam, the second largest city in the Netherlands, with a challenging diversity, dependance on heavy industry and deep economic divide, started seizing on their opportunities even before 2020. Lessons from a bold Dutch City.

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photo of Melissa Ablett-Jordaan
Melissa Ablett-Jordaan

Cic International

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Ahmed Aboutaleb

City of Rotterdam

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