C40 in the News
February 25, 2015How cities creating sustainable future for all: mayor of Rio de Janeiro
At the December climate talks in Paris, the global community must pave the way for a zero carbon future. Mayors are doing their part, leading the way by confronting the world as it is, taking pragmatic action on climate change -- but also endeavoring to cut through the politics in the international arena by delivering and demonstrating solutions, data and models for action that can be replicated.
February 24, 2015The Arctic Institute: Harnessing the Power of Information Sharing Systems
Staff at C40 help to facilitate peer-to-peer exchanges of knowledge, support, and novel ideas in developing policies, programs, or projects connected to the groups theme.
February 23, 2015Cities Today: C40 announces the appointment of new City Advisers in eight global cities
“C40 received an overwhelmingly positive response to the inaugural call for applications, a clear sign of both the ambitious climate goals of our member cities and the value of a C40 resource on the ground,” Jared Pruzan, Manager of C40′s City Adviser Programme, told Cities Today.
February 19, 2015The Fifth Estate: Citibank’s billions in climate action “not charity”
Citi Group has announced a $100 billion commitment to financing and supporting projects around the world that will reduce the impacts of climate change and create sustainable solutions including renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainable transport projects...Some of these actions will be delivered as part of the Citi for Cities program, which has been developed in partnership with the C40 Sustainable Infrastructure Finance Network."
February 16, 2015UN special envoy Bloomberg praises PM Modi's green steps
"One of the best forums for sharing urban strategies is the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group...Delhi and Mumbai are both members, and we're optimistic that more Indian cities will be joining us."