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City Action on the Climate Change Agenda

Cities Alliance and our Joint Work Programme on Resilient Cities partners put cities in the spotlight at COP22, emerging as a global coalition for action on addressing climate resilience in developing cities.

Quito, Ecuador. Photo: Ana Guzzo/Flickr

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Why Habitat III Was Critical for LAC, and Why LAC is Critical for the New Urban Agenda

Anaclaudia Rossbach argues that the Habitat III process and the adoption of a New Urban Agenda has been fundamental for the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region. In turn, the region's experience and its pre-Habitat III mobilisation efforts significantly impacted the discussions in Quito and offer valuable lessons.

Photo By ShepsSnaps - Flickr: Brisbane City Flood 2013

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Towards the 2018 Cities and Climate Change Science Conference

Cities interested in hosting the 2018 international conference on cities and climate change are invited to apply by 15 January 2017.

Liberia country programme session at the Cities Alliance booth.

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Habitat III Showcases a Vibrant, Relevant Cities Alliance Partnership

Senior Communications Officer Priscilla Ofori-Amanfo shares her four main takeaways from Habitat III, including an overall sense of conviction that the New Urban Agenda must be put into into practise and the glaring absence of gender at the event.