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Charity calls for financial support for innovation to beat coronavirus and climate change
05 Aug 2020
Ashden is calling for more backing for sustainable solutions to help struggling communities around the world build back better and combat the duel impact of Covid-19 and climate change.
Planet Smart City provides digital tools for UN Habitat's slum upgrade programme
03 Aug 2020
The smart affordable housing specialist Planet Smart City will provide data analytics and other solutions to help upgrade two of the oldest and biggest slums in Nairobi.
Smart Cities Council launches academy in Australia and New Zealand
31 Jul 2020
Modules delivered through the academy will cater for early career practitioners as well as advanced professionals and policy-makers seeking recognition of their ongoing contribution to the industry.
Climatetech organisations launch carbon-to-value initiative
17 Jul 2020
The aim is to build an innovation ecosystem for the commercialisation of carbontech – technologies that capture and convert carbon dioxide into valuable end products or services.
Sustainable energy champions awarded
10 Jul 2020
Community-owned solar microgrids in Yemen, electric cargo bikes and an action plan to tackle extreme temperatures in India are among the winners of the 2020 Ashden Awards.
Smart waste and global science company team to promote circularity
24 Jun 2020
Rubicon and UL will work together on their shared goals and aspirations towards zero waste and sustainability while creating economic value.
Amsterdam adopts first ‘city doughnut’ model for circular economy
15 Apr 2020
Economist Kate Raworth has adapted her doughnut model for Amsterdam. The approach could help the municipality with its post-pandemic recovery.
The smartest cities on climate: What can we learn?
05 Mar 2020
More cities must ramp up their climate ambition and deliver urgent action, fast, says Kyra Appleby, Global Director of Cities, States and Regions at CDP.
Coders invited to tackle climate change in global challenge
26 Feb 2020
The IBM-led Code for Global Challenge is inviting practical applications built on open source software to employ technology to help create a better world for future generations.
Los Angeles announces 'decade of action' to combat climate crisis
11 Feb 2020
Mayor Eric Garcetti signed LA’s Green New Deal: Leading By Example which lays out a carbon neutral vision and a firm commitment to environmental justice and equity.
What role will ride-sharing play in the post-Covid-19 era?
James Cox, CEO of MIT-born start-up Routable AI, talks to SmartCitiesWorld about future trends in the sector following the impact of the global pandemic.
03 Aug 2020
Taking a security-first approach to smart cities
30 Jul 2020
With AI, Yanbu has become smarter and safer
27 Jul 2020
Fibre can transform society but only if governments are prepared to give a helping hand
05 Aug 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: Smart technology and the pandemic: how digital twins are central to cities' strategies
26 Jul 2020
WEBINAR: The million sensors you didn’t know you already have. The unexpected value of a city’s fibre revealed
20 Jul 2020
White Paper: Smart Buildings and Carbon Neutrality: a race against time
15 Sep 2020
2020 Wellbeing Cities Forum
04 Nov 2020
IoT Tech Expo North America 2020 - Santa Clara Convention Center, CA
09 Nov 2020
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