15 mayors to power green and just cities by expanding renewable electricity, addressing energy inequalities
15 mayors from the world’s most influential cities will soon power their communities with renewable energy, as leading global mayors will expand uptake and access to clean, affordable electricity for millions of urban residents.
New guidebook provides a framework for green and thriving neighbourhoods, offering a pathway to net zero using ‘15-minute city’ principles.
31 mayors introduce even more trees, parks and green space in cities to save lives and tackle the climate crisis
31 of the world’s great cities will be significantly greener in the years ahead, as leading mayors have committed to further expand, restore and protect urban parks, trees, gardens, ponds, and lakes within their cities. These investments in nature will speed up existing efforts to make communities healthier, improve air quality and help protect cities from the increasingly severe impacts of the climate crisis, such as extreme heat, flooding and drought.
Cities urge G20 to invest in green and just recovery, vaccine equity, climate action, and divest from fossil fuels
Urban 20 calls on G20 nations to foster greater collaboration with cities and to accelerate a green and just recovery from the pandemic.
C40 mayors have spoken out to support vaccine equity around the world, joining the call for fairer, faster, and more affordable access to COVID-19 vaccines.
C40’s new Leadership Standards for 2021-2024 went into effect on 1 January, 2021. The commitments of our 97 member cities sets us on a path to achieve a zero-carbon future.