ICLEI is engaged in hundreds of activities in more than 3,500 cities, towns and regions worldwide.

In Africa, our projects and activities, guided by the five interconnected pathways, are designed to facilitate intergrated sustainable urban development.


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We provide a platform where local governments can engage to find sustainable and equitable urban water and sanitation practices in Africa.
We work with the cities and regions in the Western Cape to consider sustainable materials, products and services that consider the environment and benefit society when procuring for public service delivery.
We prepare Africa to face the impacts of climate change on water resources
We accelerate the implementation of building efficiency policies and programs across cities in the Global South in order to translate global expertise into action in cities.
We create spaces for reflection and intercity knowledge exchange to find innovative ways for African cities to plan in complex environments.