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COP23 Daily Digest - 6 November
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COP23 kicks off, cities and regions are ready
Local and regional governments are strengthening their resolve to curb climate change and prepare for its effects. They are at COP23 in Bonn to launch key initiatives and strategic coalitions that shape global climate action. Read more
Advocacy updates
During the two weeks of COP23, we are tracking the official COP23 negotiations and providing updates on what they mean for local and regional governments. To start off, we compiled a short overview on the basics of climate advocacy.
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NEWS
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Cities and regions are key in shaping the grand coalition on global climate action
The mayors of Pittsburgh and Bonn share the experience of their cities transitioning from industrial pasts to new, green economies.
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It’s time for new climate governance – from below
The Bonn climate talks will see a huge push from local and state governments who are driving climate action everywhere.
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Staying afloat: How island nations are tackling climate change
Vulnerable island nations are planning to make their voices heard at COP23.
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"Bonn is the place where the United Nations is shaping a sustainable future. And the fight against climate change is at the very heart of it. The expectations with regard to the outcomes of this COP are high, and so is the commitment of the thousands of participants and observers of this conference."
ASHOK SRIDHARAN 
Mayor of Bonn
First Vice President of ICLEI
As stated at the Opening Plenary of COP23
Climate summit of local and regional leaders
This Sunday, over 330 political leaders will gather at the Climate Summit of Local and Regional Leaders, the premier gathering of local and regional governments at COP23. Read more
UPCOMING
EVENTS
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Climate change adaptation and disaster risk management: what do we miss?
University of Bonn - City of Bonn - Federal Office of Civil Protection and Distaster Assistance

Cities & Regions Pavilion

7 Nov 12:30 - 13:30

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Climate change in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany: Monitoring and adaptation strategies
North Rhine-Westphalian State Agency for Nature, Environment and Consumer Protection

Cities & Regions Pavilion

7 Nov 13:30 - 15:00

More events
The future we want: transforming our world
organized by Climate Alliance - ASTM - Climate Alliance Luxembourg / 8 November 2017

How can city-to-city partnerships support the Paris Agreement?

 organized by the City of Bonn / 8 November 2017

Focal Points Forum on Human Settlements and Adaptation

organized by UNFCCC Nairobi Work Programme / 8 November 2017

Making cities and their regions resilient and fit for climate change

organized by BMZ / 8 November 2017
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Local and regional governments at COP23
At the 23rd United Nations Climate Change Conference in November 2017, local and regional governments will once again prove they are at the forefront of climate action.
Secretariat for the Agenda of Local and Regional Governments at COP23
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
Kaiser-Friedrich-Str 7
53113
Bonn Germany
Tel. +49-228 / 97 62 99-00
Fax +49-228 / 97 62 99-01
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