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Cllr Solly Msimanga's address to COP23 Africa Day delegation

Fellow Excellences, Mayors of African Capital CitiesFellow Mayors of Local AuthoritiesClimate Change Leaders Members of the mediaLadies and Gentlemen It is an honour to be on this podium addressing this distinguished audience on a subject close to my heart. I am an African from Africa and my continent is hurting. However, I am not standing here today seeking charity or sympathy but rather coming with a story of agency and hope. My message is...



City of Tshwane produces Climate Response Plan

The City of Tshwane's sustainability journey has grown considerably since the signing of the Compact of Mayors, launched at the 2014 United Nations Climate Summit. The effects of climate change are already being experienced in the City, with temperature increases higher than the global average, changes in rainfall patterns and extreme weather events. The City of Tshwane is concerned for its vulnerable residents who bear the brunt of climate...



Join us for Africa Day at COP23

The Climate Summit of Local and Regional Leaders will be held on 12 November in Bonn, Germany, and is the premier gathering of local and regional governments at COP23. It is the jumping off point for key initiatives and partnerships that support implementation of the Paris Agreement, demonstrating that when cities, regions, businesses, communities and all levels of government join forces, it makes climate action stronger and more effective. This...



ICLEI Africa REXCOM members announced

ICLEI Africa is proud to announce the new Regional Executive Committee Members



Share your experience on Citizen Science in Africa

Share your experience on Citizen Science in Africa: participate in AfriAlliance survey



Upcoming event: Green Building Convention 2017

The Green Building Convention is the definitive event on the sustainability calendar and will take place from 9 – 11 October 2017 in Cape Town.


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