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Mayors from across the globe look towards work by Danish municipalities on climate change at COP26 in Glasgow
8. november 2021 Please go ahead and steal our ideas! This was the plea from Realdania, Local Government Denmark and the Mayor of Sønderborg at the...
Municipalities colour Denmark green: Towards climate neutrality before 2050
12. oktober 2021 Climate change must be managed locally. Danish municipalities have now solidly confirmed this. A further 30 have joined the climat...
New visitor centre opens at Greenland
8. oktober 2021 The new Kangiata Illorsua – Ilulissat Icefjord Centre welcomes its first visitors on 3 July. The visitor centre was designed by th...
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Cities100 is a recurring project to laud 100 exemplary climate solutions from around the world and present them as inspiration for others. Realdania supports work on selection and publication of Cities100.
The DK2020 program was set up in 2019 to assist municipalities in preparing ambitious, local climate action plans that can lead the way to climate neutrality by no later than 2050. Two years in, no less than 95 Danish municipalities have joined the program, making Denmark the first country in the world where virtually all municipalities are drawing up climate actions plans to meet the targets set in the Paris Agreement.