February 22, 2016

Sustainable buildings in Ottawa

The City of Ottawa is the capital of Canada and the fourth largest municipality in the country by population. The City has undertaken a variety of environmental and sustainability […]
February 22, 2016
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Postcards from the World Cities Project: Hannover

How does a city, such as Hannover, continue to be a regional leader in sustainable urban infrastructure despite already implementing ambitious targets and measures to achieve […]
February 22, 2016
City of Ottawa, Canada, Host of the Third Working Meeting, EU-Canada Exchange, Photo credit: Ute Heda, July 2015

Third and final working meetings announced

The third and final working meetings for the World Cities exchanges have been announced. The third working meeting of the EU-Japan Municipal Dialogue on Urban Policy will […]
October 22, 2015

Postcards From The World Cities Project: Almada, Portugal

In the Municipality of Almada, the approach to being an international leader in EcoMobility begins with a twist: if sustainable mobility is the goal – but […]
October 21, 2015

Postcards From The World Cities Project: Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

A common thread among local governments that are globally recognized as urban sustainability leaders – a category which includes the eight cities taking part in the […]
October 15, 2015

ICLEI & The World Cities Project At Open Days In Brussels

In stark contrast to the grey skies and scattered showers that had been (correctly) forecast for Brussels on 13 October, representatives from the ICLEI facilitated EU-Japan […]
September 15, 2015

First Kick Off Meeting in Mumbai

Mumbai 25 May 2015:  Three Indian cities- Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Chandigarh are being paired with three European cities (Copenhagen-Denmark, Stuttgart-Germany, Lazio Region-Italy) under the new World Cities project, […]
September 8, 2015

Saanich Cashing In On Electric Vehicle Rebates

With fewer than six weeks until the Second Working Meeting of the EU-Canada Urban Policy Cooperation, the District of Saanich is not waiting until their arrival in […]