"The Climate Change and Vulnerability Conference addresses the
need to build capacities for proactive local leadership to address the risks of climate warming, particularly in vulnerable island and coastal states.
The conference is organized by the University for Peace, whose
mission is to address the causes and consequences of conflict,
promote cooperation, and lessen threats to world peace, security
The project intersects with recent public debate in Copenhagen about air pollution in the city. In collaboration with Senior Scientist Jørgen Brandt from The National Environmental Research Institute in Denmark a first prototype is developed for making an indicator that can be placed in the city and display local levels of pollution as well as pollution forecasts on individual streets. The project holds an open source script for displaying data from the Internet in a variety of forms.