Thank you for this very instructive piece, Urban Resilience Project.
On the building materials, the company Adaptavate is another great example of materializing sustainable innovations (I write about that here in “Age of Awareness”— see point 2).
Cities are an important player in the climate change narrative. It is estimated that by 2050, 67% of the global population will be living in cities. Such facts make it almost self-evident to start investing now in urban climate policies. If you are interested, I wrote an article in “Dialogue & Discourse” that summarized the findings of the report “Summary for Urban Policymakers”.