IOC and C40 to partner on climate transition
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and C40 Cities today committed to partner on climate transition by working for sustainable Olympic Games. This unique global partnership was announced by H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince Albert II, Prince of Monaco and Chair of the IOC Sustainability and Legacy Commission, alongside Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris and C40 Chair, at the first edition of the Transition Forum.
Vingt femmes maires : les villes du C40 révèlent le pouvoir grandissant du mouvement Women4Climate
La troisième conférence Women4Climate aura lieu à l’Hôtel de Ville de Paris le 20 février 2019
New ‘hyperlocal’ sensor network to create world’s most sophisticated air monitoring system across London’s streets
London Mayor Sadiq Khan launches new, street-by-street monitoring system to improve air quality. Sensors will be attached to lampposts, buildings and in dedicated Google Street View cars.
20 Women Mayors of C40 Cities Reveal the Growing Power of the Women4Climate Movement
Women leaders of the world’s greatest cities achieved a remarkable milestone today: with the election of London Breed as mayor of San Francisco, 20 of the world’s greatest cities are now led by women, representing 110 million urban citizens – greater than the population of Germany.
The Future We Don’t Want: Billions of urban citizens at risk of climate-related heatwaves, drought, flooding, food shortages and blackouts by 2050
New research reveals number of cities and citizens threatened by direct and indirect climate hazards if global greenhouse gas emissions continue unchecked
One Year After Trump Decision to Withdraw from Paris Agreement, U.S. Cities Carry Climate Action Forward
In the twelve months since President Trump announced U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change, U.S. cities have accelerated their climate action, implementing new policies and programs and forging new partnerships that are paving the way for a more resilient, climate-safe future. Research shows cities can achieve a significant proportion of the emissions reductions needed by 2025 to meet the U.S. commitment under the Paris Agreement.
Tatiana Silva nommée Ambassadrice de bonne volonté pour les Villes Résilientes du C40
La présentatrice météo de TF1 Tatiana Silva travaillera aux côtés des maires des grandes métropoles du globe pour sensibiliser le grand public aux effets du changement climatique. La nouvelle Ambassadrice de bonne volonté pour les Villes Résilientes du C40 aidera les citadins des villes du C40 à mieux comprendre les liens qui existent entre des phénomènes météo extrêmes - des cyclones, des inondations, des vagues de chaleur - et le changement du climat. Son partenariat avec le C40 vient soutenir la cause des villes du futur: plus résilientes, plus sûres et plus saines.
Tatiana Silva to Become C40 Goodwill Ambassador for Resilient Cities
Tatiana Silva, TF1 weather presenter, will work with mayors of the world’s great cities to increase awareness about the effects of climate change. As C40’s Goodwill Ambassador for Resilient Cities, Tatiana Silva will help citizens of C40 cities better understand the links between extreme weather, such as floods, hurricanes, or heatwaves and climate change. Her partnership with C40 will continue to build the case for creating more resilient, safer and healthier cities for the future.
Mayors of Accra, Dhaka, Medellin, Nanjing & Quito Become C40 Vice-Chairs
The mayors of Accra, Ghana; Dhaka South, Bangladesh; Medellín, Colombia; Nanjing, China; and Quito, Ecuador have been elected Vice-Chairs of C40 Cities. Their election gives the cities a seat on the C40 Steering Committee, which provides strategic direction for the global network of 96 cities committed to take bold climate action and clean the air we breathe.
Qlik and C40 Cities Partner to Help the World’s Megacities Fight Climate Change with Data and Analytics
C40 Cities and leading analytics platform Qlik are bringing the power of data and analytics to the fight against climate change. C40 will leverage Qlik’s analytics platform to create engaging, actionable data applications for its 96 member cities to gain valuable insights on performance, collaboration opportunity and world-changing policies.