A4: Understanding audiences: communicating climate change adaptation

This post is part of our live blog series from the Resilient Cities 2015 congress. For more live blogs, please click here. Nowadays the most powerful communication channels are television and internet – so why don’t we use them to communicate climate change adaption? A member of the BBC, Pam Vallance, today explained how the 

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ICLEI Links: 5 June 2015

Welcome to the latest edition of ICLEI Links, our roundup of sustainability-related news and commentary from around the web! ICLEI Stories New article by ICLEI Secretary General Gino Van Begin in Cities Today Resilient Cities 2015 Program Booklet is now online! Cities and businesses work to bridge gaps at Metropolitan Solutions 2015 Leading by example: 

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Cities in Action: Balikpapan, the Urban-LEDS Model City

Balikpapan is a seaport city on the east coast of the island of Borneo, in the Indonesian province of East Kalimantan. Based on the results of Balikpapan’s first GHG inventory, the Urban-LEDS Model City has set targets to reduce community emissions by 15.6% by 2020 from 2010 levels. The following Low-Emissions Development (LED) activities are 

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ICLEI Links: 29 May 2015

Welcome to the latest edition of ICLEI Links, our roundup of sustainability-related news and commentary from around the web! Thanks to all on Reddit and elsewhere for sharing. ICLEI Stories TAP the potential of local and regional climate action! – Launch of the Transformative Actions Program (TAP) application process ICLEI Member Vitoria-Gasteiz doubles cycling share City 

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ICLEI Links: 22 May 2015

Welcome to the latest edition of ICLEI Links, our roundup of sustainability-related news and commentary from around the web! Thanks to all on Twitter and elsewhere for sharing. ICLEI Stories Submissions invited for Green Cooling Ideas Competition Metropolitan Solutions 2015 to feature Lounge Talks and Sustainable Urban China conference Rapid Chinese urbanization focus of opening 

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ICLEI Links: 15 May 2015

Welcome to the latest edition of ICLEI Links, our roundup of sustainability-related news and commentary from around the web! Thanks to all on Twitter and elsewhere for sharing. ICLEI Stories ICLEI invites applications for new Transformative Actions Program City Stories Can Cities Drive Sustainable Development in Fragile and Conflict-Affected States? Is Dubai the capital of 

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ICLEI Links: 8 May 2015

Welcome to the latest edition of ICLEI Links, our roundup of sustainability-related news and commentary from around the web! Thanks to all on Twitter and elsewhere for sharing. ICLEI Stories Metropolitan Solutions to feature innovative Lounge Talks for city-business networking Doornkop Renewable Energy Expo a huge success City Stories Maple Shade, Southampton townships awarded grants 

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ICLEI Links: 1 May 2015

Welcome to another edition of ICLEI Links, our roundup of online sustainability stories! Thanks to all on Twitter and elsewhere for sharing. ICLEI Stories ICLEI World Congress 2015 in review City Stories New York City Announces New Resilience Plan, Champions City Resilience Belo Horizonte’s Food Security Policy Energy Stories Judith Sayers, First Nations run-of-river hydro 

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ICLEI Links: 24 April

ICLEI Stories Solutions Gateway now open to all cities This Earth Day, ICLEI celebrates city climate action City Stories Evanston places fourth in international city competition Chernobyl arch faces €265m funding gap ahead of disaster’s 29th anniversary Development threatens to dry up Mexico City’s floating market gardens Energy Stories FUELING THE RACE TO THE TOP 

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Top Media coverage from ICLEI World Congress

Below you can find some of the most popular news stories from the ICLEI World Congress´media coverage Global cities vow stronger climate change efforts The Korea Herald – Published on 7 April 2015, 8:36 pm Representatives of more than 200 cities from around the world are gathering to pledge stronger efforts against climate change at a 

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