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C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group

Notable Organizations

In Brief

2005, Rio de Janeiro

Why it is Notable

(2005, Rio de Janeiro).  A global network of large megacities taking action to address climate change.  Billionaire Michael Bloomberg, recent Mayor of New York City, is President of the Board and served as Chair (2010-2013).

Description

(2005, Rio de Janeiro; www.c40.org).

Global network of large megacities taking action to address climate change by developing and implementing policies and programs that generate measurable reductions in both greenhouse gas emissions and climate risks. Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI) is the delivery partner. Chair
(2013-present): Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Poes; President of Board: Michael Bloomberg (Chair, 2010-2013 and former New York City Mayor).

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