Next week, as part of C40’s ongoing media collaborations with CNN International, the network will air its new series The City, which will profile five C40 cities from five different countries and continents over five days.
In this post, James Alexander, Director, C40 Finance and Economic Development Initiative, highlights the various challenges and opportunities found within the green growth and infrastructure finance sectors.
The city of Rotterdam recently hosted a workshop on Climate Adaptation and Risk Assessment that brought together 23 C40 cities from around the world. The four-day event convened members of both the Connecting Delta Cities (CDC) network, of which Rotterdam is chair, and the newly-launched Risk Assessment Network.
As Mayor Rahm Emanuel reaches his second anniversary leading the City of Chicago, our “city in a garden” reflects on dramatic progress and continuing efforts to make Chicago one of the most competitive, livable, and environmentally sustainable places on the planet.