Skip to content


Climate adaptation

Cloudburst and Climate Adaptation Partnership – A Collaboration between Copenhagen and New York City

22. August 2022

Solution provider

City of Copenhagen

City of Copenhagen is Denmarks Capital and largest municpality.

More from City of Copenhagen

Want to see this solution first hand?

Add the case to your visit request and let us know that you are interested in visiting Denmark

Request visit


  • A 3-year partnership agreement on cloudburst management and climate adaptation
  • Formalized agreements to expand the collaboration between the two cities and share solutions


  • To strengthen knowledge exchange between Copenhagen and NYC
  • To create visibility of Danish cleantech expertise and increase the speed with which solutions are shared
  • To provide a broader formalized framework in which Danish companies can position themselves in NYC


  • Co-production of information between scientists and practitioners
  • Climate neighborhoods – neighborhood- level pilot projects or project areas in both cities
  • Knowledge sharing on integrated urban water management, green infrastructure, and land use planning for cloudburst management