Second China-U.S. Climate-Smart / Low-Carbon Cities Summit

June 7, 2016 - June 8, 2016 Beijing, China

The 2016 U.S.-China Climate-Smart/Low Carbon Cities Summit is jointly organized by the United States and China and aims to promote the implementation of the U.S.-China Joint Announcement on Climate Change made by President Obama and President Xi in 2014, as well as the Paris agreement made in 2015. The summit will expand and deepen the leadership of city and local leaders on climate change and address key low carbon development topics such as carbon trading, air quality improvement, non-motorized transportation, green finance and technology innovation.

Mayors of Chinese and American cities, including Boston, Wuhan and Shenzhen will come together to share ideas and best practices on tackling climate change.

 

News and Insights from the Summit