Raising Ambition: GCoM Releases Impact, Data Reporting Standard, and New Tool at Global Climate Action Summit

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Raising Ambition: GCoM Releases Impact, Data Reporting Standard, and New Tool at Global Climate Action Summit

September 10, 2018

Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy’s Cities Have Committed to Reducing Emissions Equal to Removing all U.S. Cars Off the Road    New harmonized standards on climate reporting and new data-powered tool will

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Climate Opportunity Report: More Jobs, Better Health, Liveable Cities
Climate Opportunity: More Jobs; Better Health; Liveable Cities

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Climate Opportunity: More Jobs; Better Health; Liveable Cities

September 9, 2018

New Research Shows Urban Climate Policies Can Create Nearly 14 Million Jobs in Cities & Prevent 1.3 Million Premature Deaths Annually by 2030 New research quantifies the vast economic and public health benefits of urban

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Mayor Mohamed Sefiani on Intermediary Cities: Crucial for Climate Action

August 21, 2018

Intermediary cities play a unique and crucial role in the fight against climate change. These cities account for 30 percent of the world’s urban population, a figure estimated to rise to 50 percent in 20

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The Future We Don’t Want: Billions of urban citizens at risk of climate-related heatwaves, drought, flooding, food shortages and blackouts by 2050

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The Future We Don’t Want: Billions of urban citizens at risk of climate-related heatwaves, drought, flooding, food shortages and blackouts by 2050

June 19, 2018

New research from C40 Cities, Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy, the Urban Climate Change Research Network (UCCRN) and Acclimatise predicts how many urban residents will face potentially devastating heat waves, flooding and

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Join the One Planet Charter and let’s step up climate action in 2018!

Join the One Planet Charter and let’s step up climate action in 2018!

June 12, 2018

The One Planet Charter – announced in December 2017 at the One Planet Summit in Paris, celebrating the two-year anniversary of ratifying the Paris Agreement – signifies a major commitment campaign to help local governments Read story

Mayor Jaiman Upadhyay, Rajkot, India, on Integrated Planning and Scientific Data

June 1, 2018

The impacts of climate change are already felt all over the world, in rich and poor, developed and emerging countries. In cities around the globe, these impacts are felt most deeply, from rising seas in

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International Ministers And Mayors Discuss “Innovate4cities – A Global Climate Action Accelerator” In Malmö

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International Ministers And Mayors Discuss “Innovate4cities – A Global Climate Action Accelerator” In Malmö

May 23, 2018

Innovate4cities – a Global Climate Action Accelerator – will accelerate climate innovation and reinforce the importance of cities’ needs in national research agendas.

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