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AUTHOR: CRISTINA RUMBAITIS DEL RIO

Posts by Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio
April 21, 2010  |  Rising Currents
Rising Currents: The Impact of “Glocal”

Tidal flooding at the edge of shops and homes in Can Tho, Vietnam (one of the Rockefeller Foundation ACCCRN cities). Photo courtesy Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio

At the opening of the Rising Currents exhibition at MoMA, curator Barry Bergdoll used the word “glocal” to describe the impact of this exhibition. At first I thought I misheard, but then I realized he meant that the exhibition was part of the growing global grassroots movement to address the impact of climate change with smart, local solutions. Read more