Cities & Climate Change
Science Conference

March 5-7, 2018

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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On March 5-7, 2018

The CitiesIPCC Cities and Climate Change Science Conference aims to inspire the next frontier of research focused on the science of cities and climate change. The conference is organized by CitiesIPCC and will be held in Edmonton from March 5-7, 2018.

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Dr Debra Roberts, IPCC Co-chair & @eThekwiniM Head of the #Sustainable & #Resilient City Initiatives, presenting on the IPCC Special Report at the @SALGA_Gov KZN #ClimateChange Compact of Mayors on how to achieve a 1.5 degree world

@CoMSSAfrica @Mayors4Climate @Cities_IPCC

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In Copenhagen for a meeting on a summary for city policy makers of the #sr15 report - more accessible #science for city #climate action

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Today's #WorldCitiesDay 🏙️marks the end of #UrbanOctober. This year's theme focuses on the importance of Building #Sustainable Cities and #ResilientCities. Watch message from Executive Director of #UNHabitat @MaimunahSharif
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#SDG11 #GlobalGoals

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the Global Research and Action Agenda on Cities and Climate Change Science

The Research and Action Agenda, co-developed with CitiesIPCC conference participants, the primary output of the CitiesIPCC conference has been finalized, and is now available.

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Partners Statement

On March 7, 2018, On the last day the CitiesIPCC Cities and Climate Change Science Conference in Edmonton, 10 of the leading urban and scientific global organizations presented “The Science We Need for the Cities We Want: Working together to implement the global research and action agenda on cities and climate change” a joint statement describing how they will work together to support the implementation of the global research and action agenda on cities and climate change.

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Conference Photographs and Webcast Recordings

Watch webcasts of the CitiesIPCC Conference plenaries and associated opening and closing press conferences and view photographs

Webcasts

Photographs

 

Participant Posters and Presentations

View Cities IPCC Conference participants’ posters and presentations slides presented during the parallel sessions including the Youth Session white paper.

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Read an Update on the Research Agenda Timeline

Update

Conference Location

9797 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 1N9

The Shaw Conference Centre is Situated in the city’s vibrant downtown core atop the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, the central location offers easy access to Edmonton’s major hotels, restaurants, theatre venues, river valley and shops.

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