The air in cities has an impact on the health of their inhabitants. 23% of deaths in cities are related to environmental factors, and more than 90% of the world's population is exposed to levels of air quality that do not conform to the recommendations of the World Health Organization.
The consultation meeting of local and regional governments took place on Tuesday 14th of May and functioned as preparatory meeting for the tree main days of the Global Platform.
Cities, towns and regions are the pioneering places where local solutions for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to the effects of climate change need to develop.
A New Summary for Urban Policymakers
Resilient Cities 2019 will be the 10th anniversary of the Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation, taking place over three days from 26 - 28 June 2019. The objective of this congress is to serve as the global resilience implementation forum.
Fourth UN Environment Assemblywill take place in Nairobi from 11 to 15 March 2019.
Barcelona Resilience Week is a common space bringing together all partners and stakeholders working on resilience with a strong focus on how to advance awareness and knowledge to action.
COP24 is the informal name for the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
United Cities and Global Governments (UCLG) and its Sections will host a training workshop in partnership with the Global Covenant of Mayors (GCoM) with a goal: provide a clear overview of regional priorities in climate strategy and action from the point of view of local authorities and start bui