ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability
Homepage About Members Supporters Themes Services News & Events Contact us

ICLEI e-News | issue 7

Dear ICLEI Members and partners,

Welcome to the newest edition of the ICLEI e-News service. ICLEI e-News reports on ongoing ICLEI program and campaign activities, conferences and events, partnerships, and Member activities.

The homepage of the ICLEI website, at www.iclei.org, is updated on a weekly basis, highlighting our current activities, events both past and present, and initatives being undertaken by our Members. The e-News will be a quarterly summary of these features on the website.

ICLEI is eager to showcase its Members, so please send potential news items to media@iclei.org.
  • General News
  • Program News
  • Publications & Resources
  • Events
  • Upcoming Events

  • Local action moves the world.

    Buenos Aires officially welcomes ICLEI-LACS
    May 16, 2007
    The government of the city of Buenos Aires officially welcomed ICLEI’s Latin America and Caribbean Secretariat (ICLEI-LACS) o [Full]
    ICLEI Secretary General reflects on 15 years with ICLEI
    May 08, 2007
    On 1 May 2007, ICLEI Secretary General Konrad Otto-Zimmermann celebrated his 15th anniversary with ICLEI.  [Full]
    MOU signed between ICLEI and REEEP
    May 08, 2007
    A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between ICLEI and REEEP, the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership [Full]
    Visit of Japan’s Senior Vice Minister of the Environment
    May 02, 2007
    Japan’s Senior Vice Minister of Environment, Ms Shinako Tsuchiya, visited Freiburg, Germany on invitation by Secretary Genera [Full]
    MOU between EMI and ICLEI signed
    May 01, 2007
    A Memorandum of Understanding between the Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative and ICLEI sealed the decision of both organiz [Full]
    ICLEI Secretary General participates at the Governing Councils of UNEP and UN-HABITAT
    April 18, 2007
    ICLEI’s Secretary General participated and spoke at both the UN-HABITAT and UNEP Governing Councils. [Full]

    LAB Project welcomes UNEP
    May 30, 2007
    ICLEI’s Local Action for Biodiversity (LAB) Project was pleased to learn that the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) [Full]
    Climate Resilient Communities Program launched in the U.S.A.
    April 11, 2007
    ICLEI – USA recently initiated a Climate Resilient Communities program to protect people, property and resources and help com [Full]

           Please click to view ICLEI's Member news.

    There is currently no news to show here.

    Accelerating Now!
    May 23, 2007
    Accelerating Now! was held from 2-5 May 2007, with approximately 140 local governments from Australia and New Zealand in atte [Full]
    C40 Large Cities Climate Summit Summit
    May 16, 2007
    ICLEI President David Cadman, along with the International Coordinators of ICLEI’s Cities for Climate Protection® (CCP) Campa [Full]
    May 08, 2007
    The fifteenth session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-15) took place from 30 April through 11 May 2007 at t [Full]
    Disaster Risk Management Instruments for Local Governments
    January 25, 2007
    ICLEI Members and international experts in disaster risk management (DRM) gathered in Freiburg (Germany) from 21-23 January 2 [Full]

    Waste: The Social Context ’08 – Call for Papers
    May 30, 2007
    In the year 2008, Edmonton (Canada) will host an international conference on the environmental, social and economic aspects o [Full]
    Call for a host for the 2008 EcoProcura Conference
    May 16, 2007
    ICLEI is requesting expressions of interest amongst European cities to host the 2008 EcoProcura Conference, planned for Septe [Full]