9th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

26 April 2018 - 28 April 2018
Bonn, Germany

The annual forum is organized by ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability and co-hosted with the City of Bonn, Germany. Congress themes also include current and pressing issues such as ecosystem-based adaptation, managing climate-related health risks, data and ICT resilience, and evidence-based adaptation planning.

Resilient Cities 2018, the 9th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation, is taking place on 26 - 28 April 2018 in Bonn, Germany. The annual forum is organized by ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability and co-hosted with the City of Bonn, Germany.

Resilient Cities 2018 will focus on: 

  • Stocktaking: Reviewing the state of urban resilience and local implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (cross-cutting theme); 
  • Social cohesion: Building resilient urban societies; 
  • Resilient and resource efficient cities: transition toward a circular economy; and
  • Reinventing business as usual: Private sector engagement in resilience building.  

Congress themes also include current and pressing issues such as ecosystem-based adaptation, managing climate-related health risks, data and ICT resilience, and evidence-based adaptation planning. Check the detailed list of themes here.