The 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference, more commonly referred to as COP27 (Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC), will be the 27th United Nations Climate Change conference, to be held from 6 to 18 November 2022 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.
The resumed Fifth Session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-5) takes place online and in Nairobi on 28 February – 2 March 2022.
The Global Fund for Cities Development (FMDV), UCLG’s consultation mechanism and operational arm on local finance, and ICLEI will co-organize the Alliance Forum for Subnational Project Preparation Practitioners in Mexico, with the support of the Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance (CCFLA)
The fifth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-5) provides leadership, catalyzes, intergovernmental actions on the environment, and contributes to the implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Local governments in the high-level week: Localization, key to accelerating global agendas
Submitted by uclguser2 on Tue, 03/09/2019 - 17:12
The 74th session of the UN General Assembly will open on 17 September, and the high-level week will take place the following week, from Monday 23 to Friday 27.
Local and regional governments, the greatest ally for ending air-pollution and ensuring a low-carbon future
Submitted by uclguser2 on Fri, 31/05/2019 - 11:17
The air in cities has an impact on the health of their inhabitants. 23% of deaths in cities are related to environmental factors, and more than 90% of the world's population is exposed to levels of air quality that do not conform to the recommendations of the World Health Organization.
UCLG at the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2019 in Geneva
Submitted by uclguser2 on Wed, 29/05/2019 - 18:18
The consultation meeting of local and regional governments took place on Tuesday 14th of May and functioned as preparatory meeting for the tree main days of the Global Platform.
A pioneering award to find the world’s best collaborations for climate action
Submitted by uclguser2 on Tue, 19/03/2019 - 14:12
Cities, towns and regions are the pioneering places where local solutions for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to the effects of climate change need to develop.
Open Letter on the Summary Report for Urban Policymakers: What the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5° Means for Cities
Submitted by uclguser2 on Mon, 10/12/2018 - 16:30