The report covers a wide range of topics, including renewable energy, energy efficiency, transportation, and climate adaptation. The report highlights that cities are taking bold climate action, but they need more support from national governments and the private sector. It emphasises that climate emergency finance is a major challenge for cities, but there are a number of innovative solutions that can help cities to finance their climate action plans. The report concludes that cities need to work together to share best practices and to advocate for climate action at the national and international levels.
Urban Climate Change Research Network
Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance
Nature-based Solutions for Sustainable Urban Development
This brief provides case studies from China and Germany outlining best practices for nature-based solutions (NBS).
Mainstreaming Gender Equality and Social Inclusion in Nature-Based Solutions for Climate Change Adaptation
This report offers contextual information, tools, and recommendations to help plan, design, and implement NbS for adaptation that advance gender equality and social inclusion while enhancing resilience, biodiversity, and ecosystem integrity.