Ban Ki Moon
Secretary General of the United Nations

"The road to sustainability runs through the world’s towns and cities. By building sustainable towns and cities, you will build global sustainability."



Special announcement: RAMSES final conference call for abstracts

The Cities and Climate Conference 2017 will be held from 19-21 September 2017 in Potsdam, Germany. The call for abstracts has now opened. Abstracts should not longer than 800 words and all submitted abstracts/papers must be clear, authentic and follow ethical guidelines of scientific publishing. The call will close on 31st May 2017. Submit your abstract!


Project at a glance:

RAMSES is a European research project which aims to deliver much needed quantified evidence of the impacts of climate change and the costs and benefits of a wide range of adaptation measures, focusing on cities.

RAMSES will engage with stakeholders to ensure this information is policy relevant and ultimately enables the design and implementation of adaptation strategies in the EU and beyond.


RAMSES Newsletter


19/09/2017 - 21/09/2017

RAMSES final conference

“Climate and Cities Conference 2017” is the final conference of the RAMSES project and open to submissions from all relevant fields. Abstract submissions are now open and registration will open soon. 

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The Transition Handbook and the Training Package are two of the key tools produced by the RAMSES Project to support cities in their adaptation work.



Europe The work leading to these results has received funding from the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme under Grant Agreement No. 308497
Project RAMSES - Reconciling Adaptation, Mitigation and Sustainable Development for Cities.