2 publications in total
April 28, 2018
March 01, 2018
Pourya Salehi (ICLEI)
Resilient Cities is the annual global forum on urban resilience and adaptation convened in Bonn, Germany. The congress series provides an international platform to share the latest knowledge, good practices, challenges and innovations for creating more resilient cities. This report captures the outcomes of the Resilient Cities 2018 congress as well as broader developments in the field. It features case studies from around the world, highlights newly available tools and solutions and looks at new directions and innovations in urban resilience and adaptation.
Local governments can lead on climate action through municipal service areas such as public lighting. Smart and connected public lighting system, which is also considered as an element of a samrt city, can address a range of different needs and therefore bring a range of benefits . This case study showcases the initiative launched by Buenos Aires where the City completed a LED retrofit project and deployed a smart management system for its public lighting network.