Good practices on urban development and climate change

Urban development and climate change

Urban gardens of Amman


The pandemic and its associated lockdowns have uncovered an acute need for food security in urban areas. To address this…


Seeds for the Future


To address environmental challenges related to the loss of native species as well as the increasing CO2 emissions due to…


Scaling up cycling infrastructure in Lindau, Germany


As cycling is becoming increasingly popular for leisure and as an alternative to using the car, municipalities have to…


Quito: not returning to the “old normal” after Covid-19


In Quito, many people have started travelling by bike during the Covid-19 pandemic. This momentum has to be used to…


"Firewatch" - State-of-the-art technology for early forest fire detection


Both the frequency and intensity of wildfires are increasing worldwide as a result of climate change.  If wildfires are…


German city of Wiesbaden: sustainable logistics to make the city more liveable


Wiesbaden has taken an ambitious approach to make urban logistics more sustainable. Based on a political resolution, it…