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New resiliency index announced with C40 Cities at the Clinton Global Initiative

Resiliency Index Will Assess Climate Risks for Cities

Working under the umbrella of C40 Cities, an international collaborative  of cities working to assess and reduce their climate risk impacts, New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and former president Bill Clinton are launching a climate change adaptation and resiliency measurement program aimed at identifying the cities most at risk. Clinton and Bloomberg announced the initiative on Monday at the midyear meeting of…

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The Carbon Disclosure Project helps cities report and reduce carbon emissions.

Carbon Disclosure Project Launches Program for Cities to Report Carbon Emisssions

Over the past decade the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has built the largest database in the world of primary corporate greenhouse gas emissions information reported by 3000 organizations from 60 countries. The information is gathered on behalf of 534 institutional investors managing a total of more than $64 trillion in assets. Through this program of voluntary information gathering and disclosure,…

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Climate Action and the Clinton Global Initiative – Timberland Supports Agents of Change

Working to focus on solutions and a vision for a sustainable future, the  Clinton Global Initiative (CGI),  Climate Week NYC, and a meeting of the United Nations to discuss Millennium Development Goals all converged last week on New York City. At CGI, thought leaders, concerned citizens, policy experts, and government representatives from across the globe convened not only to discuss…

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