Mark Watts: "When cities compete with each other, it’s a race to the top"
How our cities are run and designed can have a huge impact on the carbon footprint we have as individuals, and cities around the world are increasingly making their planning decisions with greenhouse gas emissions in mind. During COP21 in Paris, C40 Executive Director met with The Elephant’s Kevin Caners to discuss how cities around the world - from Barcelona to Cape Town - have been a success story in the global climate conversation over the last decade.
“City leaders have found a method of global collaboration on climate change which has so far eluded national governments...City leaders working together will create the dynamism for tackling climate change”
Listen to the postcast on The Elephant here.