Every month ICLEI Africa focuses on one of their members and looks at their history, their environmental achievements and the challenges they face while mitigating climate change.


Member of the Month: July 2013

BALA is an association that was formed in 1983 as a vehicle to drive the promotion of unity, solidarity and cooperation among local authorities. Its membership is composed of Botswana’s councils as well as their councillors and chief executives, including a population of 2 million and an area of 600,370 square km.



Member of the Month: June 2013

June's Featured Member of the Month is uMgungundlovu District Municipality! Located in the KwaZulu-Natal, the municipality boasts numerous initiatives in the field of sustainable development.



Member of the Month: May 2013

Addis Ababa is one of the largest and oldest cities in Africa, with a historic and leading role on the continent. It has also undergone massive population growth which has put severe pressure on the city’s infrastructure and environment.



Member of the Month: April 2013

The City of Johannesburg, a long-term ICLEI member and the economic giant of southern Africa, has increasingly distinguished itself as an African leader in becoming a “Green City”.


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