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The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy is the largest global coalition of cities transitioning to a climate resilient economy.
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Cities are continually experimenting with innovative solutions, but a lack of urban-focused climate knowledge, technology & data presents real limitations to step up more ambitious action. That’s where our agenda comes into play:
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Global Covenant Nov 16
, thanks for the follow! Stay up to date on the most impressive climate action initiatives delivered by the +9100 committed to our mission by subscribing to our newsletter here: via
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Global Covenant Nov 16
From Lagos to Kinshasa - a new report by found that 84 of the world's 100 fastest-growing cities are at extreme risk from the impacts of change, including 79 in Africa. That's why we all need to act NOW!
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Global Covenant Nov 16
is leading the way on reducing carbon emissions. This week, the announced that it will expand the use of renewable diesel fuel, a 99% petroleum-free alternative to traditional diesel fuel. Learn more:
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Global Covenant Nov 16
Pioneering Paris is stepping up the climate ambition. A large group of suburban municipalities around our signatory city agreed to ban all diesel-fuelled cars built before 2000, which is expected to remove 118,000 vehicles from the road. via
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Global Covenant Nov 16
Did you know that over 800 million people, living in 570 cities, will be vulnerable to sea level rise and coastal flooding by 2050, unless we all step up ambition? Read our report to find out, what worldwide can do to save our planet:
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Maroš Šefčovič🇪🇺 Nov 16
A strong partnership between the & . With Vice-chair , discussing our priorities for the future, incl. cities in the carbon-neutral world. Shared objectives🤝 local action🏘 a global impact🌍
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Global Covenant Nov 16
From planting trees 🌳🌲 to car-free days 🚲🚶‍♀️. There are plenty of actions, governments, citizens & businesses can and must take to stop our planet from warming. What is your city doing to combat change?
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Global Covenant Nov 15
Now is the time to shift our thinking from ME to WE Canadian need to follow the example of our signatory city and unify to combat change. via
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Global Covenant Nov 15
All eyes on -- this is what climate ambition looks like! The city plans to become carbon neutral by 2030 to prevent a . Read more : by
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Global Covenant Nov 15
The mayors of our signatory cities , , & convened at the yesterday to highlight the innovative actions European cities are taking to deliver on the Paris Agreement. Read more about the exciting event:
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Global Covenant Nov 15
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Global Covenant Nov 15
Africa's rapidly expanding cities face huge threats from climate change over the next 30 years. Our initiative with will help African to provide a sustainable future for their citizens & keep greenhouse gas emissions low.
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Global Covenant Nov 14
This is exactly, why , & 30+ mayors committed to our mission are calling on leaders to join cities in delivering net-zero emissions by 2050. Read the full Communiqué from the Mayors Summit by here:
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Global Covenant Nov 14
Have you tried the Environmental Insights Explorer? Our new data-powered tool, developed with & , will help cities worldwide deliver climate action faster & cheaper. Watch the video to find out more 👀📽️
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Global Covenant Nov 14
Today in , the European mayors , & called upon the to commit to keeping global warming below 1.5 degrees. Follow the event hashtag to stay up to date on ambitious urban climate action!
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Global Covenant Nov 14
, the estimates the gap in financing to achieve the at $2.5 trillion per year in developing countries alone? That's why the ambitious initiatives delivered by our signatory cities are needed to boost financing for the SDGs:
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Global Covenant Nov 14
Trees help combat change -- they cleanse the air, cool streets in summer & provide shade. But which urban trees are the most efficient? Take a look at our signatory , to find out :
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Global Covenant Nov 14
Could the mobility in our be improved, if they operated more like start-ups? suggests 12 ways to improve urban mobility on :
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Global Covenant Nov 14
Brilliant idea! In our Czech signatory city , you can now marvel at a pop up installation built by & NEXT institute that serves as a testing ground for ways can combat climate extremes. Curious? Learn more :
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