In Cremona, ideas to make the ‘circular economy’ real for cities


Simone d'Antonio in citiscope about a European test ground for new ideas to promote a “circular economy”

Sondierungsreise in den Libanon


Eine Gelegenheit, um Fragen zu stellen nach geplanten Projekten, der Unterstützung des libanesischen Staates, der Transparenz der Gemeindepolitik, Zukunftsvisionen der Kommunalpolitiker und...

Smart Slums, Smarter Cities


"We have the ability to limit the impact of climate change by re-imagining the interaction between the city and its people."

The future of humanitarian crises is urban


It's time to urbanise crisis response. IIED research has identified three approaches to improve effectiveness.

Climate change: How local politicians fight global warming


Deutsche Welle: Cities will be decisive in limiting global warming.

Reduzierung des Energieverbrauchs um 50 % - reales Ziel oder Märchen?


Lokale Erfahrungen und internationaler Austausch im Rahmen der CoP23

Towards sustainable cities: Implementing the NDCs and SDGs at the local level


URBANET: Nathaly Agurto and Stella Schröder present results of their study of GIZ-projects in Ecuador, Peru and Mexico

Cities take up climate baton at COP23, make ambitious emission pledges


Mayors from 25 cities around the world, representing 150 million citizens, pledged to cut their carbon emissions to net zero by 2050