According to the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, over the next 15 years, about $90 trillion will be invested in infrastructure in the world’s cities, agriculture and energy systems.

How these changes are managed will shape future patterns of growth, productivity and living standards. According to a report by The Sustainable Cities Collective, 24 leaders from government, business, finance and economics in 19 countries agree these funds should be spent fighting climate change. The report concludes that countries at…