Economy and Finance

The Historical City of Kyoto Is Tackling COVID-19

The Historical City of Kyoto Is Tackling COVID-19

Kyoto City has accumulated over 1,200 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of September, and we have seen a rapid increase in cases again since late June. Since August, we have observed a temporary increase, especially among people under 30 years old, but now, cases of infection among the elderly are increasing ... View More
18 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International lessons on recovery from COVID-19

18 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International lessons on recovery from COVID-19

We discuss the co-benefit of creating jobs that support the transition to a low carbon economy. While COVID-19 is changing the global economic outlook for the worse, the climate crisis has not paused in the background. Any economic recovery efforts should therefore consider how to advance climate mitigation ... View More
Prioritizing Equity on the Path to a Resilient COVID-19 Recovery

Prioritizing Equity on the Path to a Resilient COVID-19 Recovery

Cities are leading the way in creating a COVID-19 recovery plan that prepares them for the future. They have been the hardest hit by COVID-19, home to 95% of positive cases. Cities are fighting the pandemic against the backdrop of multiple shocks and stresses and emerging vulnerabilities, while striving to ... View More
Cities on the Frontline Speaker Series: Sharing Knowledge to Respond with Resilience

Cities on the Frontline Speaker Series: Sharing Knowledge to Respond with Resilience

Coronavirus Speaker Series: Sharing Knowledge to Respond with Resilience is a weekly session organized by the Global Resilient Cities Network and the World Bank as a knowledge sharing session for cities in response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation. 28. Risk and Crisis Communication The session covered reflections from cities ... View More
Seoul

Seoul

South Korea ... View More
Huangshi

Huangshi

China ... View More
Deyang

Deyang

China ... View More
Getting real about resilience

Getting real about resilience

Getting real about resilience: How cities can build resilience thinking into infrastructure projects ... View More
Should Resilience Begin with the Home?

Should Resilience Begin with the Home?

How cities can finance and deliver resilient social housing to deliver better outcomes for residents ... View More
ICLEI Europe and R-Cities EME sign MoU

ICLEI Europe and R-Cities EME sign MoU

As cities across the region are engaged in their recovery from the health and economic crisis brought by the Covid-19 pandemic, GRCN and ICLEI will join forces to enhance knowledge and share information ... View More
Chicago

Chicago

United States ... View More
Louisville

Louisville

United States ... View More