Rockefeller Foundation Extends US$1.75 Mn Grant to Expand Resilience Programme to 40 New Cities

RELEASE DATE

08 November 2012

The New York-based Rockefeller Foundation has extended a US$1.75 million grant to allow up to 40 more cities in Asia to benefit from pilot urban climate change resilience initiatives developed by the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network (ACCCRN). This marks the first ever effort to significantly scale up a large number of cities’ ability and capacity to adopt new tools and resources for building urban climate resilience