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).
Public-Private Collaboration to Accelerate Sustainable Urban Development: A Guide for Global South Cities
This guide draws on a set of thirty Global South city case studies and illustrates five models of public-private collaboration and the tactics needed to successfully implement these models.