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Achieving smart and sustainable cities through collaborative partnerships

Responsible Business | Dec 08, 2017


By 2050, 70% of the world’s population will live in cities, making cities critical in achieving a sustainable future for the world. The UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) look to mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind. SDG 11 is about making cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable. Many challenges exist to maintaining cities in a way that continues to create jobs and prosperity while not straining land and resources. The world’s most sustainable real estate development and management company, CDL, has saved millions from energy efficient retrofitting and other initiatives in the buildings it manages. By doing this they can help cities achieve resource efficiency and reduce emissions.

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