Local Government Climate Roadmap

“Local governments in emerging economies:support and mobilisation towards a global and comprehensive post -2012 climate change agreement, are the center of this report. As the worldwide representatives of local and regional authorities, ICLEI and UCLG have joined their efforts in tackling climate change and have persistently called for the recognition of the role of local governments in the agreements to be reached in or after Copenhagen, and it the implementation of National Change Strategies. In that framework, the Europen Comission and the Government of Norway funded the presented project implemented by UCLG and ICLEI by supporting local governments from seven countries with emerging economy status in the negotiation process towards a post – 2012 climate change agreement. The report begin with the negotiating process and local governments in the negotiating process. In the next section present the proyect: ICLEI and UCLG support for local governments in climate change actions, strategies and policies at local, national and internacional level: case studies, national dialogues, local and regional climate action plans, world mayors and local governments climate agreements.”