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ISO published its Net Zero Guidelines

ISO has just published on the occasion of the COP 27 a document on net zero carbon emissions. This text is ambitious because (...)

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[Webinar] Weather files and climate indicators for current and future weather in Africa and the EU

ABC 21 project invites you to join next Monday Nov 28th @ 13h CET for an open Webinar: Weather files and climate indicators (...)

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Urban planning is now on the front line of the climate crisis. This is what it means for our cities and towns

International climate talks in Egypt known as COP27 are into their second week. Thursday is Solutions Day at the summit. (...)

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Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: understanding and adapting to climate change

The region overlooking the French Alps is no stranger to the effects of climate change. But how is the regional energy and (...)

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EIT Climate-KIC and partners publish recommendations to include systemic thinking into landscape restoration policies

The European Green Deal represents a unique opportunity for Europe to become the first climate-neutral continent and put (...)

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World Green Building Council calls for urgent action towards Sustainable Cities and Built Environments in Africa

Ahead of COP27 next week, the World Green Building Council shares the Africa Manifesto for Sustainable Cities and the Built (...)

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Growing plants on buildings can reduce heat and produce healthy food in African cities

Seylou/AFP via Getty Images Persistently high temperatures and related heat stress are a big problem for people living in (...)

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Could cargo bike deliveries help green e-commerce?

A worker on an electric cargo-bike ferries goods in Strasbourg, France. Frederick Florin/AFP As the world moves toward decarb (...)

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Slovenia takes a pivotal turn towards circularity

image source : depositphotos Slovenia has decided to actively combat climate change by transitioning its entire economy towar (...)

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Join the EU Mission on Adaptation to Climate Change!

There is still time to sign the Climate Mission charter and lead the way towards a climate-resilient future in Europe. About (...)

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New forms of urban planning are emerging in Africa

Header photo : Singapore’s Surbana Jurong prepared master plan 2040 for the Rwandan capital, Kigali. GettyImages Sylvia (...)

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Press release: Public survey launches Valle dei Laghi activities in major EU climate-change project

Residents of Valle dei Laghi and wider Trentino-Alto Adige region have the opportunity to contribute to a major project that (...)

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Disasters can wipe out affordable housing for years unless communities plan ahead – the loss hurts the entire local economy

  The tornadoes and wildfires that devastated communities from Kentucky to Colorado in the final weeks of 2021 left thousand (...)

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New flood maps show US damage rising 26% in next 30 years due to climate change alone, and the inequity is stark

Coastal cities like Port Arthur, Texas, are at increasing risk from flooding during storms. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Olive (...)

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Without urgent action, these are the street trees unlikely to survive climate change

Shutterstock Renée M. Prokopavicius, Western Sydney University; David S. Ellsworth, Western Sydney University et Sebastian (...)