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Case study
To prepare for rising sea levels and flooding due to climate change and to counter impacts like shoreline erosion, the City of Surrey developed a Coastal Flood Adaptation Strategy.
  • Climate change
  • Disaster mitigation
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Environment
  • Infrastructure
  • Planning
  • Sustainability
  • Water
Case study
The Region of Peel put in place the Mississauga Road Project – a first for this type of green infrastructure approach to stormwater management in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).
  • Climate change
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Sustainability
  • Water
Report
Learn about how local governments in Colombia and Peru gained long-term benefits from mining development in their communities.
  • Economic development
  • International
  • Women in local government
Case study
In Colombia, women elected officials face many barriers to political leadership. This case study shows how women can support each other to overcome those barriers to lead their communities with confidence.
  • Inclusive communities
  • International
  • Women in local government
Case study
Municipal assets and public services are vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, placing local leaders at the frontlines of risk reduction and adaptation.
  • Water
  • Climate change
Case study
The mayor of the Town of Bolton-Est, Quebec, Joan Westland, has participated in missions to Colombia to strengthen the role of women and girls in municipal life and politics.
  • International
  • Women in local government
Case study
This study aims to shed light on the issue of equality between women and men in terms of access, security, and control of land in Haiti.
  • International
  • Women in local government
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The CISAL Fund aims to strengthen the capacity of civil society and empower local governments in Colombia and Peru. Doris Cruz, President of the Women’s Association in Ccapacmarca, Cusco (Peru), and beneficiary of the CISAL Fund in 2017, explains how the CISAL Fund transformed her community.
  • International
  • Women in local government
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