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Mayors Say Cities are Front Line on Fight Against Climate Change

More than half of the world’s population lives in cities.  This week, mayors from the world’s major cities met in Johannesburg to discuss the impact of climate change - and what they can do to fight it.  In recent years, bad weather has hit cities harder than ever - from hurricanes in Hong Kong and snowstorms in New York to heat waves in Rio de Janeiro. More than 3.5 billion people around the world live in cities.  Cities consume more than two-thirds of the world’s...

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