New-York, 21 September 2014 - On the occasion of the Climate Summit taking place on 23 September 2014, organized by the Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, a joint statement endorsed by member organizations from 8 of the 9 Major Groups and Constituencies recognized by th
UCLG and other prominent members of the Global Taskforce are ready to actively participate in the Climate Summit.
The report, Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability, is the contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment of the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC).
By Ronan Dantec, UCLG spokesperson on climate and City Councilor for Nantes, France, in the framework of the COP 19.
Local and regional governments take action to address 50% of the global emissions of CO2 linked to the daily running of their communities.