By Jan Riise on 31 May, 2017

The words of Navin Ramsoondur, Mayor of Vacoas-Phoenix in Mauritius, summarised well this year’s ICLEI Resilient Cities congress. More than 400 representatives from local governments, cities and regions all over the world gathered in Bonn in early May for the congress. The need for new partnerships and collaborative efforts at many levels in many ways characterised the programme.