Virtual Forum

Cornerstone II: Exchange

Daring Cities Virtual Forum (online)

Getting money to where it’s needed: Digital finance and just transitions (Session II) - 30 August

August – October 2024

The Daring Cities’ offer for local and regional government policy advisors, planning officials, national government policy advisors, and other technical experts throughout August to October 2024 consists of a series of virtual offerings and training workshops, emphasizing the theme of addressing the climate emergency through integrated and holistic solutions. The Virtual Forum is dedicated to exploring interconnected factors such as food and nature, within urban policies to ensure comprehensive outcomes for society and the planet. In addition, we will spotlight Town Hall COPs as an innovative mechanism linking climate emergency action to national and global efforts. More information and registration forms will be available soon.

Schedule & Titles

  • 31 July – Townhall COPs & CHAMP
  • 6 August – Bridging the ambition gap: From planning to implementing local climate action
  • 13 August – Coupling local climate solutions: Integrating energy, mobility, and finance
  • 22 August – Changing cities for the better from the bottom-up
  • 26 August – 30 August (final date tbd) – Equitable approaches to climate emergency action
  • 3 September – For the frontline: Small island developing states advocacy
  • 11 September – Good practices in climate neutrality: Food, culture, and nature indicators
  • 17 September – Lots of damaged: Assessing the economic and non-economic L&D for vulnerable cities
  • 18 September – Adaptfin: Closing the financing gap for adaptation
  • 26 September – Rethinking waste: Transforming urban challenges into circular opportunities
  • 1 October – Kickstarting the local sustainable energy transition: Empowering cities and regions
  • 7 October – 11 October (final date tbd) – MCR2030
  • 16 October – Townhall COPs & CHAMP