ICLEI is the world´s leading association of cities and local governments dedicated to sustainable development. ICLEI is a powerful movement of 12 mega-cities, 100 super-cities, 450 large cities and urban regions as well as 450 small and medium-sized cities and towns in 83 countries. ICLEI promotes local action for global sustainability and supports cities to become sustainable, resilient, resource-efficient, biodiverse, low-carbon; to build a smart infrastructure; and to develop an inclusive, green urban economy with the ultimate aim to achieve healthy and happy communities. Find out more at www.iclei.org
Climate change is one of the defining issues of our time. Communities across the country continue to experience the effects of a changing climate, from increased flooding to longer and more extreme heat waves to advancing invasive species and vector borne diseases.
Presented by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Partners for Climate Protection (PCP) program, this webinar will focus on strategies that your municipality should consider when mobilizing and engaging your municipal council and community in climate change planning.
Local government leadership across Canada/North America is focused on green building, waste reduction, recycling, transit and renewable energy goals. Engaging local businesses will be essential to accelerating this transition to a prosperous low carbon economy. Wenesday June 24th at 2:00pm