Tag: sea level change

Global sea levels are rising fast, so where does that leave the cities most at risk?

Amy Lieberman – 10/14/16 The severe risk of climate change and rising sea levels on urban areas has not been addressed in the UN’s proposed New Urban Agenda, so flood-risk cities will have to learn from each another and share solutions. Current projections of global … Continue reading Global sea levels are rising fast, so where does that leave the cities most at risk?

We’ve been mayors of New York, Paris and Rio. We know climate action starts with cities

I don’t usually post the entire article, but this is a great read from The Guardian (May 5, 2016). Climate change is real and now! By: Michael Bloomberg, Anne Hidalgo and Eduardo Paes The Paris climate agreement, already signed by more than 175 countries, was successful … Continue reading We’ve been mayors of New York, Paris and Rio. We know climate action starts with cities