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What are city resilience bonds?

The progress of urbanisation poses a “concentrated” climate risk, which has been overlooked by international climate finance thus far. There is a new market for capital which specifically addresses urban resilience.

City resilience bonds are such investing mechanism proving an opportunity for cities or local agencies to raise money for addressing climate risk.

BwB provide advice and wealth of experience in consulting local government agencies and cities on city bonds as an instrument in addressing climate change in urban areas.

You can learn more in our recent co-authored publication with IIED in the link here:

Want to know more?

Reach out to:

  • Asen Charliyski (

  • Chris Smith (


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