Addis Ababa. Photo: Arne Hoel/The World Bank

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From Bangkok to Quito: Cities at the Forefront of Our Sustainable Future

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), together with urban and scientific organisations, will organise an international scientific conference on cities and climate change in 2018 to further the scientific understanding of climate change and cities.

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Cities Alliance at Habitat III

The United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) taking place 17-20 October in Quito is a pivotal moment for cities, where the new urban agenda will be defined for the next 20 years. Cities Alliance will be an active presence at the event.

A view of Elevador Lacerda, the world's first urban elevator, connecting lower a

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Cities Alliance and C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Partner for Citywide Climate Action Planning

The partnership will build climate resilience in cities through evidence-based scenario planning, target setting and climate action planning.

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Cities Alliance Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to Create Lasting Change in Liberia’s Cities

Cities Alliance has announced a CGI Commitment to Action that will help improve the lives of over 400,000 slum dwellers and street vendors in Greater Monrovia over the next five years.