About

The Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities (GI-REC) is a cooperation platform offered by UN Environment to connect many different institutions that are using systems approaches (specifically urban metabolism and morphology approaches) towards building low-carbon, resilient, and resource efficient cities.

Cities

These city profiles show a brief overview of a city, and a summary of its urban metabolism . These were done by partners in collaboration with the Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities (GI-REC).

Publications

Knowledge created by the partners of the initiative, in various fields related to resource efficiency and sustainable consumption and production.