Archived news from ICLEI Africa


Terms of Reference for Project Mid-Term Evaluation

ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability-Africa is seeking a service provider to undertake a Mid Term Evaluation for one of their flagship water and sanitation projects. The project entitled ‘Sustainable Urban Resilient Water for Africa: Developing Local Climate Solutions (SURe Water 4 Africa)’ is a five year European Commission funded project. The project commenced in December 2012 and will be concluding in June 2017. The aim of the project...



Welcome to our new member: Commune of Grand-Lahou

ICLEI Africa is proud to welcome a new Member from Lagunes District in Cote d'Ivoire - the Commune of Grand-Lahou.



Global Handwashing Day in Blantyre

Global hand washing day encourages individuals to manage their personal hygiene to prevent the onset and spread of infectious diseases. Blantyre city council celebrated the global Hand Wash day on the 19th of October 2008. The event started off with a friendly competition, composed of primary students around the city, teachers, local NGOs and city officials. The match started from clock tower to the Chichiri Primary school, where the event was...



ICLEI represented at the 3th BRICS Urbanisation Forum

ICLEI Africa attended the 3th BRICS Urbanisation Forum in India from the 14th to the 16th of September, 2016.



Mayors from Africa attend Pre-COP22: Cotonou Declaration

Mayors from around Africa attended the African Cities and Territories Pre COP22 Forum to focus on unavoidable stakeholders for the implementation of the international agenda on climate change in Cotonou, Benin, from 8 to 10 September 2016.



Sustainable procurement: helping the Paris Agreement fulfill its promise

The Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement shares its achievements at the Seoul Mayors Forum on Climate Change to inspire other local governments



Eden WSAP Workshop

On 23rd and 24th August 2016, Eden District Municipality (EDM) and ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI Africa) co-hosted the “LAB: Wetlands SA: Eden District Municipality Wetlands Strategy and Action Planning (WSAP)” Workshop in George.


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