Cities and Climate Change Academy – Online

2015 — The Cities and Climate Change series are modules for the curricula of universities and other training institutions on climate change in urban areas. The content covers impact of climate change in urban areas, emission contributions of cities, incorporating climate change into urban planning, and the role of cities. The modules were developed by a consortia of universities, e.g. Global Urban Studies Institute and Free University of Berlin. The modules are available both in English and Spanish. The modules were developed together with UN CC:Learn, ONE UN Climate Change Learning Partnership.

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Presentation: Introduction

Presentation: Introductory Learning Module

Cities and Climate Change Global Report on Human Settlements 2011

Developing Local Climate Change Plans

Local Leadership for Climate Change Action

Planning for Climate Change

Resource Guide Cities and Climate Change