April 10, 2015
ICLEI Channel
ICLEI World Congress 2015: Mpho Franklyn Parks Tau, Mayor of Johannesburg, South Africa 
Mpho Franklyn Parks Tau, Mayor of Johannesburg, South Africa, unveils some details about the II Ecomobility Festival that the city will be hosting in October. As he explains, Johannesburg has listened to the experience and learnings of their predecessor, and they expect this event will have the ability to mobilize society to adopt solutions to improve transport challenges. The Mayor remarks the keen interest that business stakeholders are showing for the Festival.

April 10, 2015
ICLEI Channel
ICLEI World Congress 2015: Antoine Faye, Principal Advisor of Urban Resilience, Dakar 
Antoine Faye, Principal Advisor of Urban Resilience, Dakar, Senegal, explains what it means for Dakar to be part of the 100 Resilient Cities program, pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation. Faye highlights the big opportunity that represents to be in a network that will be sharing solutions for common problems. In his words, “this project is important because it is going to permit us to look at the soft stress the city is facing”.

 

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon addresses the ICLEI World Congress 2015. 

April 9, 2015
ICLEI Channel

April 10, 2015
ICLEI Channel
ICLEI World Congress 2015: Joran Mkosana, Nelson Mandela, South Africa
Joran Mkosana, Director of Environmental Services at the Municipality of Nelson Mandela, South Africa, details the four-leg project jointly developed with their sister city Gothenburg, Sweden. The program works on climate change, mobility, energy and city planning. As Mkosana says, “it is a very integrated project”. Another important project he talks about is the greenhouse inventory, that he confirms they are going to use it as an important part of their “commitment to the Compact of Mayors platform”.

 

City of Tshwane unveils public transport app
CNBC
March 1, 2015
The City of Tshwane launched a new public transport app that integrates different modes of public transport. The application gathers transport data and traffic flows which can assist in developing additional public transport routes and city planning.

 

in December 2014 World Resources Institute (WRI), C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) and ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability launched the Global Protocol for Community-Scale Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventories (GPC). This initiative is a reporting platform for cities that uses a standard GHG measurement system.

Everything you could want to know about the ICLEI World Congress 2015 in one short video! Take a few minutes and let our Secretary General Gino Van Begin give you all the details on our landmark gathering in Seoul next year.

 

Highlights of the New York Climate Summit 2014
ICLEI Channel
17 October, 2014
The New York Climate Summit 2014 and its outcomes, facilitated by Mona Ludigkeit (Project Officer Low Carbon Cities, Bonn Center for Local Climate Action and Reporting, carbonn Center), presentation by Yunus Arikan (Head of Global Policy and Advocacy, ICLEI World Secretariat).

 

Knowledge and Action - Climate Change Impacts in Asian Cities and Ways to Adap
29 may 2014
ICLEI Europe channel
Knowledge and Action gives an insight into what eight cities in India and the Philippines are doing to tackle the impacts of climate change. It covers key topics affecting many cities across Asia and beyond, including flooding, soil erosion and pollution of fresh ground water supplies with salt water.

Earth Hour City challenge 2014
28 March 2014
WWF South Africa Channel
In the first year that South African cities have been eligible to enter the global Earth Hour City Challenge, an initiative celebrating cities efforts towards sustainability, Cape Town has been awarded the title Global Earth Hour Capital 2014.

 

What's your vision for your city? Short film from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
20 March 2014
ICLEI LOCS 2013
In this short film ICLEI Africa asked everyday citizens, as well as some delegates at the Local Climate Solutions for Africa Congress in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, what their hopes and dreams were for the city they call home... this is what they had to say.

ICLEI Local Climate Solutions for Africa 2013 Congress
19 Feb 2014
ICLEI LOCS 2013
Video from the Local Climate Solutions for Africa (LOCS) Congress 2013 held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

 

Didas Massaburi, Mayor of Dar Es Salaam, green economy to fight poverty
31 July 2012
ICLEI Europe Channel
Didas Massaburi, Mayor of Dar Es Salaam, argues that a green economy strategy contributes to the fight against poverty and to achieve sustainable development in cities.

Parks Tau, Mayor of Johannesburg sends Rio+20 message
26 July 2012
ICLEI Europe Channel
Parks Tau, Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, South Africa, sends message towards Rio+20 at ICLEI's World Congress 2012 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and speaks about the nexus between sustainable energy and poverty eradication.

 

My dream for my city
3 July 2012 ICLEI CBC
Screened at the UN Rio +20 Cities Day, in this short film ICLEI asked everyday citizens what their hopes and dreams were for the city they call home... this is what they had to say.

Local governance and biodiversity
14 June 2012
Stockholm Resilience Centre TV‬
Cornell University researcher Keith Tidball in conversation with Kobie Brand from ICLEI Cities Biodiversity Center

 

 
 
 
 
 
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