About the Policy Partners
The the engagement of policy partners in the RCN provides a unique opportunity for city sustainability research to have a significant impact on the policy-making process, and for policy-makers to better inform future research on city sustainability. The RCN is always seeking new opportunities to engage policy-makers and associated organizations. For additional information on existing partners, please see a complete list below.
US Policy Partners
Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services.
RCN Point of Contact: Stephanie Glazer, Senior Climate Change Specialist
A leading global network devoted to local governments engaged in sustainability, climate protection, and clean energy initiatives.
RCN ICLEI Point of Contact: Brian Holland, Climate Program Director
ICMA develops and advances professional local government management to create sustainable communities that improve lives worldwide.
RCN Point of Contact: Tad McGalliard, Director, Center for Sustainable Communities
The National League of Cities (NLC) is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. NLC serves as a resource to and an advocate for the more than 19,000 cities, villages and towns it represents.
RCN Point of Contact: Raksha Vasudevan, Associate, Center for Research and Innovation Sustainability