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It’s Time We Open Up to New Knowledge Sources for Cities and Climate Change

From time to time, we need to remind ourselves to think beyond our boundaries and see what knowledge we are missing that could improve our work in development. By Ekaterina Perfilyeva, Cities Alliance

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More Information, More Security

The Peruvian NGO Instituto de Defensa Legal Seguridad Ciudadana is providing city residents with accurate information on public safety and getting them involved in the process. Cities Alliance financed the activity through our Catalytic Fund.

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Cities Alliance Welcomes C40 to the Partnership

Joining as the fifth member to the Cities Alliance Local Government constituency, C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group connects 96 of the world’s greatest cities to take bold climate action, leading the way towards a healthier and more sustainable future.

Quito, Ecuador. Photo: M M from Switzerland/Wikimedia

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For Countries Implementing the New Urban Agenda, A New Study on Latin America’s National Urban Laws Is a Valuable Resource

Countries seeking to implement National Urban Policies need a strong legal framework. A new Cities Alliance study on urban laws in Latin America and the Caribbean offers important insights.