10.11.2016 | Marrakech, Morocco

COP22 Side Event: Cities and human settlements – Buildings and resilience

This event will showcased climate action in the field of resilience in cities and buildings. The milestone achievements in 2015 have important implications for cities and human settlements. These include, for example, the Sendai Framework, Paris Climate Agreement, 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with its Goal 11 focusing on cities and human settlements, and the Addis Ababa Agenda for Financing Development.

As a special highlight, Mayor of Albertslund (DK) and Climate Alliance COP Ambassador Steen Christiansen spoke on the topic of resilience in the framework of the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy in this event.

Final report of Resilience Work Stream (pdf) | UNFCCC Press Coverage