Low-carbon and Climate-resilient Urban Development

Series: 2022 Resilience Learning Month

Low-carbon and Climate-resilient Urban Development

16 September 2022

Cities in Asia and the Pacific region play a critical role in stepping up climate actions.

The session shared experiences from Baguio, Philippines, and Xiangtan, PRC on good practices in integrating low carbon and climate resilience into their development agenda and actions.

The discussion identified challenges and opportunities facing cities in Central and West Asia as well as South Asia in integrating and pursuing low-carbon and resilient development. This event was jointly organized by SDCD and the Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund (UCCRTF).


Event Summary

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
16 Sep 2022 Country Presentation Climate Risk and Carbon Footprint Assessment: Prioritization of Climate Projects (Baguio City)
This presentation gives an overview ofBaguio City Low Carbon and Resilient Development project.
Thuy Trang Dang
16 Sep 2022 Country Presentation Xiangtan Low-Carbon Transformation for Livable City
This presentation gives an overview of Xiangtan's Greenhouse gas emission and low carbon development plan.
Allen Zhang


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