Reducing Climate Impacts on Urban Sectors
This concise set of policy briefs provides an overview of climate adaptation actions cities can take within eight specific urban sectors, including energy, buildings, mobility, waste, and food systems.
From Mobility to Access for All
This paper highlights priority actions and enabling conditions for improved urban mobility, which can lead to enhanced social equity and environmental quality.
Growing in Circles
This report identifies ways for cities to transition to a circular economy to increase resource efficiency and address climate change.
Cities Leading the Way
These seven case studies showcase strategic urban planning processes that can deliver strong climate action plans compliant with the Paris Agreement.
Upward and Outward Growth
This paper guides city officials to manage urban sprawl with strategic land-use policy action to build more productive and equitable cities.
Stronger than the Storm
Urban leaders can use this assessment tool to measure differentiated climate impacts and community needs for urban resilience.
Towards Smarter Service Provision for Smart Cities
Focusing on Indian cities, this resource uses the social cost accounting methodology to understand various costs associated with urban service delivery.
The Weight of Cities
This report stresses the importance of resource monitoring and the integration of cross-sector urban actions to prepare for urban growth and climate change.
Confronting the Urban Housing Crisis in the Global South
This paper presents strategies to build equitable cities through affordable and quality housing while also improving the environment and economy.