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The decision by US President Trump to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement could have been disastrous, but the overwhelming response it has triggered may well reinvigorate the drive for climate action, says C40 Executive Director Mark Watts.
Milan’s Mayor Giuseppe Sala says accelerating urbanization is a threat to food security, but thinks cities can also be the answer to the problem. EAT spoke to the leader of the world’s only declaration on urban food policies.
Less than one week after President Trump announced the US will withdraw from the Paris Agreement, cities around the world are committing to use data to tackle climate change. A new initiative that brings together start-ups, city governments and businesses, to design data-based climate change solutions, was launched today by Mayor of Paris and Chair of C40 Cities, Anne Hidalgo.
Any innovations generated through DataCity and implemented in one C40 city could ultimately benefit the 90 other cities across the network and beyond. C40 are excited to work with NUMA and the next generation of startups in cities around the world on this crucial agenda.
El cambio climático es una realidad; una amenaza sin precedentes para el futuro de nuestro planeta que pone en peligro la salud, prosperidad, seguridad y hasta la supervivencia de nuestros hijos y nietos.