Taipei to set forth climate action plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City is expected to propose its “2030+ Climate Action Plan” in the near future in line with the global movement to address the impact of extreme weather...

Taipei publishes sustainable development report in pioneering effort

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei published a report on the city’s achievements in promoting sustainable development at the 2019 Sustainable Development 2030+ International Forum held on Sept....

How cities are defending themselves against sea level rise

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Superstorm Sandy and a series of lesser coastal storms since that 2012 disaster compelled some coastal communities to defend themselves by elevating homes and critical infra...

New Taipei named one of the top ten global cities in carbon disclosure

In response to global warming, New Taipei City has been pushing for low-carbon policies and action plans, and in 2015, joined the United Nations’ “Compact of Mayors,” in which it becomes the first in ...