Cool Coalition 2021 Highlights: A "Cool" Year Watch the Video Developing Comprehensive Cooling Action Plans Read More Ensuring Climate Justice through Cooler Cities, Homes and Streets Read More Powering Sustainable Cold Chain Solutions for All Read More Fighting the Illegal Import of Used Products into Africa Read More Taking Action: the Pathway to Net-Zero Cooling Read More
Almost one-third of the world’s population faces dangerous temperatures for more than 20 days a year, while heatwaves cause 12,000 deaths annually. Staying cool is a health and productivity issue. We need to provide equitable access to cooling to protect people against extreme heat, keep food fresh, vaccines stable, and so much more. But the more we cool, the more we heat the planet. We need a rethink. Read more.
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IKEA Foundation Grants USD 25 Million to Clean Cooling Collaborative

IKEA Foundation Grants USD 25 Million to Clean Cooling Collaborative

SAN FRANCISCO – July 19, 2022 – Clean Cooling Collaborative, the leading global philanthropic program focused on curbing greenhouse gas emissions from cooling, today announced a $25 million grant from ...
Fighting Food Waste, Economic Insecurity, and Climate Change Through Virtual Cold Chain Application

Fighting Food Waste, Economic Insecurity, and Climate Change Through Virtual Cold Chain Application

Pilot projects were launched in India in partnership with three local cooling companies, and the efforts are already being expanded to Nigeria, with plans to expand to yet further geographies ...
What’s the most effective way of keeping a hot city cool?

What’s the most effective way of keeping a hot city cool?

On top of record hot years globally, and as heatwaves become more frequent and intense, our cities are making us even hotter. This is the urban heat island, where city temperatures can ...
Strengthening Sustainable Cold-Chains in Rural India

Strengthening Sustainable Cold-Chains in Rural India

The Case for Cold-chain in Agriculture and Healthcare Sectors of India While it is said that India has almost reached production (agricultural produce) self-sufficiency, it is still ranked 101 out ...
When Extreme Heat Becomes An Everyday Problem

When Extreme Heat Becomes An Everyday Problem

Three communities in the United States now have officials dedicated to managing extreme heat—Phoenix, Los Angeles and Miami-Dade County. But that means 19,000 communities do not, according to a leading ...
First-ever Global Chief Heat Officer announced at the World Urban Forum

First-ever Global Chief Heat Officer announced at the World Urban Forum

UN-Habitat and Arsht-Rock made the announcement under the framework of a collaboration to address the impact of extreme urban heat. Today, at the World Urban Forum, UN-Habitat and the Atlantic ...
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