• Download our May newsletter for the latest information on the upcoming Eighth World Alliance for Low Carbon Cities Development World Forum in Shenzhen June 17-19. 

    For more information on the upcoming Shenzhen forum, including a full agenda, see the updated event page!


  • The December newsletter includes reports on the December 13th water symposium held in Shenzhen, China organized by the World Alliance for Low Carbon Cities together with Tsinghua University and the University of Kyoto as well as details regarding WALCC vice-chairman Johan Wallin's visit to Bosum Association during his trip to China.


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  • Download the latest World Alliance for Low Carbon Cities newsletter for an overview of the Alliance's 2014 activities as well as a brief review of the most significant developments in the low-carbon and sustainability industries.

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  • The latest newsletter features a preliminary agenda for this autumn's Low Carbon City Development World Forum in Tampere (October 7-9). 

    Further updates to the agenda will be noted on the event page, this page will also include registration information as it becomes available!



  • Read our latest newsletter for a preview of the upcoming Shenzhen Forum this June and a report on Harvard President Drew Faust's lecture on Chinese-Western partnerships at Tsinghua University on March 17th.

    Download the March newsletter here

  • The WALCC's November newsletter includes updates on our members' activities, industry, technology, market, and policy updates as well as a report on last month's green building seminar and details on the upcoming water symposium on December 13th.

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  • The beginning of this year has been a very active time for the Alliance, including the completion of the WALCC supported Systemic Architectures for Sustainable Urban Innovation research project, our Vice-Chairman's visit with leading Lean Management researchers and companies putting it into practice, and a seminar held in Espoo, Finland to discuss the future of our cities and urban development. The coming months will continue the Alliance’s active stride as we continue preparations for the upcoming forum in Chongqing, China and this autumn’s forum in Turku, Finland

    Read all about these recent events and plans for the future in our latest newsletter!


Reframing City Districts (ReCiDi)

A research project conducted by the Universities of Turku and Tampere which aims to form a new conceptual framework which will help shape the collective identity and common vision necessary to realize the future low-carbon and sustainability targets.

Systemic Architectures for Sustainable Urban Innovation (SASUI)

An action learning and research project conducted by Aalto University and the University of Tampere which aimed to form a better understanding of the architectural requirements for successful innovation projects.