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Daring Cities: Global urban leaders showcase decisive actions in largest gathering for cities on climate change

On Nov 2, 2020
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RT @daringcities: 21 days of panels, workshops and networking with 4500+ participants from 150+ countries - thank you for joining this unique journey! You can now find our closing report with key announcements, quotes and more at https://t.co/YByZbL9cnz Thank you again by @ICLEI & @BonnGlobal https://t.co/beowMbLAqO
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Daring Cities 2020 was supported by Bonn, the German Ministries for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), and the Foundation for International Dialogue of the Savings Bank in ...

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On Nov 2, 2020
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RT @daringcities: 21 days of panels, workshops and networking with 4500+ participants from 150+ countries - thank you for joining this unique journey! You can now find our closing report with key announcements, quotes and more at https://t.co/YByZbL9cnz Thank you again by @ICLEI & @BonnGlobal https://t.co/beowMbLAqO
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Daring Cities: Global urban leaders showcase decisive actions in largest gathering for cities on climate change

Daring Cities: Global urban leaders showcase decisive actions in largest gathering for cities on climate change

Daring Cities 2020 was supported by Bonn, the German Ministries for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), the State ...

RELEASE: New Report Finds National Governments Can Unlock Nearly $24 Trillion by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities

RELEASE: New Report Finds National Governments Can Unlock Nearly $24 Trillion by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities

A new report from the Coalition for Urban Transitions shows that national governments that invest in low-carbon cities can enhance economic prosperity, make cities better places to live and ...

City Climate Finance Gap Fund Launches to Support Climate-smart Urban Development

City Climate Finance Gap Fund Launches to Support Climate-smart Urban Development

NEW YORK CITY, NY (September 23, 2020) – Today, the City Climate Finance Gap Fund (“The Gap Fund”) was launched jointly by ministers and directors of the Governments of Germany and ...

CITIES AHEAD: THE URBAN LEAGUE AGAINST RAMPANT POPULISM & CLIMATE CHANGE DENIAL

CITIES AHEAD: THE URBAN LEAGUE AGAINST RAMPANT POPULISM & CLIMATE CHANGE DENIAL

By Pablo Sánchez Chillón [Dec. /2019] Si quieres contactar con Pablo, usa el link.[1] The aftermath of Madrid’s COP25. Great expectations, discrete results.Words matter. During the last two ...

First ever Cities Summit calls for integrated approach to urban infrastructure

First ever Cities Summit calls for integrated approach to urban infrastructure

While Member States were adopting a resolution on sustainable infrastructure at the UN Environment Assembly, the Cities Summit reinforced the importance of local action and the need for an ...

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Editor: Evgenia Mitroliou Author: Matteo Bizzotto Design and Layout: Matteo Bizzotto Contributors: Ina Schieferdecker (WBGU), Guilherme Johnston (ICLEI), Monika Zimmermann (ICLEI), Thiago ...

WRI Ross Center Prize For Cities 2020–2021 — Now Accepting Applications

WRI Ross Center Prize For Cities 2020–2021 — Now Accepting Applications

It is that time of year again that engages and highlights some of the brightest thinkers, engineers, urban planners, environmental pioneers, and inspired world citizens as they work to ...

Towards More Equal and Resilient Cities Post-COVID-19

Towards More Equal and Resilient Cities Post-COVID-19

What path we take post-COVID-19 will depend in large part on how the world’s cities change. The Long Crisis scenarios are a timely and helpful reminder that nothing is settled: our future ...

COVID-19: Cities in the frontline of response and recovery: calls for adequate investments at local level

COVID-19: Cities in the frontline of response and recovery: calls for adequate investments at local level

COVID-19 shutdown measures have had economic impacts far beyond city boundaries as urban economies account for 80 per cent of global GDP. The response should tackle the inequalities and ...

Redefining the Smart City: Culture, Metabolism and Governance

Redefining the Smart City: Culture, Metabolism and Governance

The Smart City concept is still evolving and can be viewed as a branding exercise by big corporations, which is why the concept is not being used by the United Nations (U.N.). Smart Cities ...

Finance for Urban Climate Action Remains Low. How Can Cities Bridge the Gap?

Finance for Urban Climate Action Remains Low. How Can Cities Bridge the Gap?

Due to historic levels of urbanization, cities have become focal points for creating a more sustainable world. Cities currently account for 80%…

8-13 February 2020 | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

8-13 February 2020 | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

IISD Reporting Services, through its ENB+ Meeting Coverage, produced a summary report from the 10th Session of the World Urban Forum, which took place from 8 to 13 February 2020, from Abu ...

In cities of the global south, resilience is the only way forward

In cities of the global south, resilience is the only way forward

In a rapidly urbanizing world, cities must protect their residents from an increasing amount of environmental, social, and economic shocks. Devex looks at what can be done to support cities ...

Reinventing Cities: global competition opens to transform cities in the face of the climate crisis

Reinventing Cities: global competition opens to transform cities in the face of the climate crisis

Read in Spanish C40’s architecture and design competition Reinventing Cities opens with 25 sites in 9 cities - Cape Town, Chicago, Dubai, Madrid, Milan, Montreal, Singapore, Reykjavik ...