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Throughout the module the role of spatial data and information systems in urban planning and management will be highlighted and illustrated you will develop a spatial understanding of specific urban issues in the students' home country by applying knowledge and skills in spatial information handling. This session focuses on the political and governance related challenges that appear in the policymaking, planning and implementation of climate adaptation in urban areas critical issues, lessons learned, and ways forward for nordic cities will be. Branden born branden born is an associate professor in the department of urban design & planning his primary areas of research involve the planning process, policy and decision making, land use and social justice.