Global Green City Update

The AIPH Global Green City Update is a monthly mailing that collates the most recent insights on Green City initiatives around the world. Click on the icons below to read each edition.

Global Green City Update January 2023 Global Green City Update - December 2022 Global Green City Update - November 2022
Happy New Year! The first Global Green City Update of 2023 features the State of Finance for Nature report, Cape Town’s Herbinisation initiative, the European Green Capital of the year: Tallinn, Estonia, and much more. The December edition of the  Global Green City Update features updates from COP 15, the new Youth Award for the AIPH World Green City Awards, use’s Digital Citymaker’s Summit, and much more. The November edition of the Global Green City Update features the Edinburgh Declaration, the upcoming COP 27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, the Nature for Life Hub, and much more.
Global Green City Update - October 2022 Global Green City Update - Special Edition Global Green City Update - September 2022
The October edition of the Global Green City Update features the upcoming COP 15 in Montréal, the C40 World Mayors Summit, “Parches Verdes – Lungs for Life” in Aburrá Valley, Colombia, and much more. This special edition of the Global Green City Update showcases the winners of the inaugural AIPH World Green City Awards. The winners were announced at a gala dinner in Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, South Korea, as part of the IUCN Leaders Forum. The September edition of the Global Green City Update highlights the ‘Living Green for Health & Wellbeing’ finalists for the AIPH World Green City Awards, a nature-based solutions report by UNEP, and much more.
Global Green City Update: August 2022 Global Green City Update - July 2022 Global Green City Update - June 2022
The August edition of the Global Green City Update announces the AIPH Green City Briefings 2022/23, offers a review of the ‘Living Green for Climate Change’ finalists for the AIPH World Green City Awards, and much more. The July edition of the Global Green City Update features the UN’s ‘Beat the Heat’ handbook, EILO‘s ‘Best Project Competition’, an in-depth look into three of the finalists for the AIPH World Green City Awards, and much more. The June edition of the Global Green City Update features the Shortlist for the AIPH World Green City Awards 2022, the World Economic Forum report on BiodiverCities, Izmir’s strategy for living in harmony with nature, and much more.
Global Green City Update - May 2022 Global Green City Update - April 2022
The May edition of the Global Green City Update highlights CitiesWithNature’s “22 Actions cities can take for nature”, a report by ARUP titled “Cities Alive: Green Building Envelope”, the AIPH Green City Guidelines, and much more. The April edition of the Global Green City Update features a Seed Session from the The Nature Of Cities Festival, the Urban Biodiversity Hub’s “Urban Butterfly Effect,” the FAO’s IDPH, Floriade Expo 2022, and much more.