City2City
19 Oct 2020

The first 20 years of this century have seen a “staggering” rise in climate disasters, UN researchers said on Monday, while also maintaining that “almost all nations” have failed to prevent a “wave of death and illness” caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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This year’s Local Climate Solutions for Africa (LoCS4Africa) theme, Financing for Change, aims to respond to the growing acknowledgement worldwide that, to tackle climate change, city-scale finance must be mobilised. Local finance will give subnational actors access to the resources they need to respond effectively to climate change impacts that manifest at the local level, and harness the emission reduction potential in cities.

Event Date:
03/11/2020 (All day) to 12/11/2020 (All day)
UTC+2
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The theme of TEDxDaringCities is cities that are going climate neutral – the how, the why now, and the how do we get more cities onboard. We’ll hear from cities worldwide that are working feverishly towards this goal, and the international partners who are helping them to achieve these goals.

Event Date:
14/10/2020 - 09:00 to 10:30
UTC+2
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5 Oct 2020

The City Climate Finance Gap Fund (Gap Fund) helps cities in developing and emerging countries realize their climate ambitions, turning low-carbon, climate-resilient ideas into strategies and finance-ready projects.

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5 Oct 2020

Cities like Los Angeles, Seattle, and New Orleans are aiming to tackle another, longer-term emergency: the climate crisis.

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Yunus Arikan, Head of ICLEI Global Advocacy orients local governments on the important issues of multilevel governance and where we are in the global climate negotiations.

Event Date:
30/09/2020 - 10:00
Central European Standard Time (CET)
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25 Sep 2020

Major cities commit to moving their assets out of polluting energy companies and investing in green jobs and climate action.

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9/22/20

Is Copenhagen the world's most sustainable city? It aims to be carbon neutral by 2025 - and here's how it's doing it.

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14 September 2020 - This high-level event seeks to explore the critical role of CCUS and CDR in a net-zero emissions framework and the value of a balanced carbon management approach to 2030; an important milestone through which any entity with a net-zero pledge must measure their progress towards the ultimate 2050 goal.

Event Date:
14/09/2020 - 06:45
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14 September 2020 - Join us for a webinar to learn more about the Science Based Targets initiative’s work to enable companies to set net-zero targets in line with a 1.5°C future, including a new paper laying out the foundations for credible, science-based net-zero targets for the private sector.

Event Date:
15/09/2020 - 10:00
Eastern Standard Time (EST)
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14 September 2020 - Join the Center on Global Energy Policy for a candid and far-reaching panel discussion on green recovery from COVID-19, which will explore various governments’ approaches to creating jobs and cutting emissions through such elements as clean energy transition funds, carbon taxes and green infrastructure.

Event Date:
22/09/2020 - 12:00 to 13:30
Eastern Standard Time (EST)
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14 September 2020 - The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia SIPA will host a discussion on understanding the impacts of climate change and air pollution on our health as well as how the energy transition can help to protect and improve human health moving forward. 

Event Date:
24/09/2020 - 09:00 to 10:30
Eastern Standard Time (EST)
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31 August 2020 - This paper focuses specifically on enhancing the role that...
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8/31/20

31 August 2020 - The use of district energy remains low across European countries, especially in the North-West area. However, cities in collaboration with citizens, policymakers, and companies can meet the challenge and overcome the policy and organizational barriers to the rollout of this innovative technology.

Event Date:
15/09/2020 - 09:00 to 12:15
Central European Summer Time (CEST)
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