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Speaker Series #16 –  Co-Designing a Resilient Recovery in Cities

Speaker Series #16 – Co-Designing a Resilient Recovery in Cities

The sixteenth edition of Cities on the Frontline Series discussed the importance of prioritizing a resilient green recovery in cities as they face the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.
Speaker Series #15 –  Climate Resilient Urban Sanitation

Speaker Series #15 – Climate Resilient Urban Sanitation

The fifteenth installment of the Cities on the Frontline Speaker Series involved four presentations addressing the need for climate resilience in urban sanitation.
Approaching Urban Waste Management Through a Resilience Lens

Approaching Urban Waste Management Through a Resilience Lens

Cities are home to over half of the global population and account for nearly three quarters of global greenhouse gas emissions, which means no climate target can be met without a deep transformation of urban centers across the globe towards a more inclusive, sustainable and, ultimately, resilient path.

Programs

Urban Exchange Podcast

Urban Exchange Podcast

Our Urban Exchange podcast series is a collaborative project designed to educate and inspire cities and their partners around the globe to build resilience into their planning for tackling urban challenges.
North America Climate Resilience Program

North America Climate Resilience Program

Z Zurich Foundation (Foundation), Zurich North America (ZNA) and Resilient Cities Network (R-Cities) are working together to increase city resilience and reduce risks to life and property due to shocks and stresses, particularly around the intersection of climate risk and social inequity. The North America Climate Resilience Program will operate
Urban Resilience Program

Urban Resilience Program

The Temasek Foundation Urban Resilience Program (TFURP), a joint collaboration between Temasek Foundation, Centre for Livable Cities, and Resilient Cities Network, is a project accelerator targeted at city leaders and practitioners.
Urban Ocean

Urban Ocean

The goal of the Urban Ocean program is to work with city leaders to bring new ideas, partners and resources together to solve interrelated problems around waste management. It provides the opportunity for ocean advocates and city leaders to join forces with other allies to develop comprehensive solutions that meet
Resilient Cities Action Package (ReCAP 21)

Resilient Cities Action Package (ReCAP 21)

Around the world, cities are fighting the Covid-19 pandemic against a backdrop of multiple shocks, stresses, and emerging vulnerabilities, while striving to put equity, economy, and climate action at the centre of their recovery approaches.
Resilient Energy and Mobility Transition Program

Resilient Energy and Mobility Transition Program

Cities have a central role to play in driving the energy transition and contributing to the global effort to tackle climate change. There is an incredible opportunity for the public and private sectors to collaborate to navigate the energy transition in an effective, efficient manner that delivers results.

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