Hundreds of millions of urban dwellers are at risk from the direct and indirect impacts of climate change. Climate adaption means anticipating those adverse effects and taking appropriate action to prevent or minimize the damage they can cause, or taking advantage of opportunities that may arise. It has been shown that when well planned, early climate adaptation action saves money and lives later on. Adaptation strategies are needed at all levels of urban administration; local, regional, national, EU.
Transfer the work of Manchester Arts Sustainability Team (MAST) to support cities to mobilise their arts and culture sectors to contribute towards...
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Chris Michael shares his advice on how to write compelling city stories.
Camelia Coporan tells us about Romania's EU presidency, the benefits of transnational city networks and territorial cooperation.
Juncker Commission’s recent report on sustainability fell short in addressing the climate emergency. Cities must co-ordinate to create a better...
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Ania Rok, URBACT programme expert, takes a close look at URBACT's 5 most environmentally friendly networks.