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    Recently, Mayor of Milan Giuliano Pisapia hosted Rohit Aggarwala, Special Advisor to the C40 Chair, at Milan’s City Hall Palazzo Marino to discuss a stronger collaboration and the establishment of Milan as the regional seat of C40 in Europe. The two also discussed the measures Milan has taken toward reducing carbon emissions at a city level.

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    The latest edition of Arup’s much-anticipated Design Book has just been published, showcasing the firm’s most exciting projects from around the world, including its collaboration with C40 on the award winning and ground breaking research report, Climate Action in Megacities, Version 1.0, published in June 2011. C40 and Arup are currently working on a follow-up report, Climate Action in Megacities, Version 2.0 to be released at C40’s upcoming Mayoral Summit in Johannesburg.

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    Today, Atlantic Cities featured a Gen/Connect interview with Dr. Rohit T. Aggarwala, special adviser to the C40 chair, in which Dr. Aggarwala breaks down why city dwellers are the most efficient users of environmental resources. He also explains how “the triple bottom line” definition of sustainability works perfectly in cities, where improvements to public health, environment and quality of life go hand in hand.

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    While national governments fail to come to an agreement on how to stop global warming, cities of all hemispheres are already acting. They would do even better if adequate financial resources were available. The C40 affiliate City of Basel, Switzerland, a centre for cleantech and finance, has initiated the platform “Global Energy Basel (GEB) – The Sustainable Infrastructure Financing Summit.” Today, I am happy and proud to invite all fellow Mayors and Senior City Officials from Environmental and Finance Departments of cities to the 2nd GEB Summit.

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