Entries by Andre Confiado

Publication uploaded: Urban Metabolism for Resource-Efficient Cities: from Theory to Implementation

A publication of the Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities (GI-REC) has been uploaded today. Entitled “Urban Metabolism for Resource-Efficient Cities: from Theory to Implementation,” it is a collaboration between the Sustainability Institute and UN Environment under the framework of GI-REC. Click here to download it or go to the publications section for more information. […]

Partners’ Meeting held during the Resilient Cities Congress in Bonn, Germany on 4 May 2017

The Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities (GI-REC) held its 2017 Partners’ Meeting on 4 May 2017 in Bonn, Germany. This meeting was held during the Resilient Cities Congress, an annual event organized by ICLEI, a member of the GI-REC Advisory Board. The meeting was attended by 14 partner representatives. The initiative’s communications plan (a […]

Meeting in Quito to make cities more resource efficient

The Global Initiative for Resource Efficient Cities held its annual advisory board meeting on 20 October 2016 at the Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana in Quito, Ecuador, during the recently concluded Habitat III conference. The meeting was attended by the Secretariat, as well as 13 partner organizations and cities. Topics for discussion were an overview […]