Sarah Colenbrander's blog posts

5 May 2017 |

A new report explores how cities can increase their resilience and resource efficiency – but highlights possible tensions between these two environmental agendas. 

4 October 2016 |

The international commitment to reducing inequality marks a welcome breakthrough. But without clearer targets for measuring progress, driving change to tackle rising inequality will be a challenge.

1 April 2016 |

City governments in East Africa are grappling with rapid urbanisation and widespread poverty. Pursuing low-carbon urban development could offer many benefits.

21 September 2015 |

There are compelling economic opportunities for cities to reduce their carbon footprints – but will these measures be enough to stay below 2 degrees of warming?