Archived news from ICLEI Africa

03.12.2012

Sawdust recycling creates jobs while cleaning up city

The environmentalist Leslie Adogame in Lagos, Nigeria, a member city of ICLEI - Local Government for Sustainability - Africa, has developed a new method of recycling which leads to sustainable waste management, job creation and environmental conservation, i.e. sawdust recycling.


[more]

03.12.2012

ICLEI at COP18

ICLEI is participating at the UN Climate Change Conference to be held in Doha, Qatar, from 26 November to 7 December 2012 with a delegation of about 20 executive and senior officials representing Member cities and Offices worldwide.


[more]

03.12.2012

IBM Partners Lagos on Smarter Cities Challenge

The grant of the IBM Smarter Cities Challenge, a 50 million dollar competitive grant program for 100 cities, running since 2011, has been provided to Lagos, Nigeria, and Cape Town, South Africa, among the additional 30 cities around the world.


[more]

28.11.2012

Mayor Park of Seoul spearheads leveraging energy and emissions saving

In his first global action as the new Chair of World Mayors Council on Climate Change (WMCCC), Mayor Park Won Soon of Seoul announced the 2012 Seoul Declaration of Local Governments on Energy and Climate Mitigation, aiming to ensure significant energy and emissions savings.


[more]

07.11.2012

Adaptation news

The Five Cities Adaptation Africa network can to a close recently with a workshop held in the sunny city of Cape Town, participants at the workshop included mayor...


[more]

04.07.2012

Learning through REEEP projects

ICLEI Africa, together with ICLEI South Asia, attended the REEEP Project meetings in Johannesburg from 3-4 July 2012.


[more]

01.03.2012

Ekurhuleni drives south-south cooperation through the South African launch of the ICLEI Local Renewables initiative

Ekurhuleni drives south-south cooperation through the South African launch of the ICLEI Local Renewables initiative Boksburg/South Africa – Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality joined a network of global South cities committed towards driving renewable energy and energy efficiency actions yesterday by officially launching the project ‘Local Renewables: South-South cooperation between cities in India, Indonesia and South Africa’ at the Ekurhuleni...


[more]

 
 
 
Google+
ENG | ES | FR | PT | KR | JP | CN