Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance

Founding Year: 2014

Staff: 6


Johanna Partin (Director)

A coalition of 21 metropolises, mostly located in the western hemisphere, that have pledged to work “aggressively toward a zero-carbon future.” Consequently, they strive to “advance their own transformational efforts, collaborate with each other and key partners to overcome barriers, foster innovative approaches, and share lessons with other cities ready to pursue similar goals.”

Work areas:

Game Changers:


  • Resources and Reports
    • Game Changers: Bold Actions by Cities to Accelerate Progress Toward Carbon Neutrality (2018, 72p) – Outlines “seven promising, next-generation practices to share with other cities” that can “accelerate and amplify decarbonization in cities.”


Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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