Full agenda and highlights of events convened by members of Local Governments and Municipal Authorities (LGMA) Constituency at the UNFCCC where ICLEI acts as its focal point on behalf of Global Task Force of Local and Regional Governments.

Climate Summit for Local and Regional Leaders

The second Climate Summit for Local and Regional Leaders was held on 14 November 2016 in parallel to COP22, the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Marrakech, Morocco. The summit convened 1,100 participants from 114 countries, representing over 780 local and subnational governments, continuing the momentum build last year at the successful Climate Summit for Local Leaders in Paris City Hall.

The summit culminated with the release of the Marrakech Roadmap for Action, which was presented to Champions of the Global Climate Action Agenda, Ms Hakima El Haité and Ms Laurence Tubiana. Their role as part of the Global Climate Action Agenda is to connect nations and the voluntary actions of non-Party actors, including local and subnational governments. 

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LGMA activites at COP22

Developed with the support of the Moroccan Ministry of Interior and the COP22 Civil Society team, ICLEI invites you to follow all of the activities of the LGMA members throughout COP22. The agenda includes official COP22 side events in the Blue and Green Zone, as well as activities in the Cities and Regions International Pavilion in the Green Zone.


ICLEI's agenda at COP22

Click here to browse ICLEI's full 2-week agenda of activities at COP22. 


Focus on ICLEI's key activities at COP22

Monday, 14 November - Wednesday, 16 November

Low-Emission Solutions Conference · Room Atlantic, Blue Zone · Agenda


Monday, 14 November

9:00 – 20:00 2nd Climate Summit for Local and Regional Leaders, La Palmerie Conference Center · Agenda


Tuesday, 15 November

9:15 – 10:30 ICLEI-led event at Low-Emissions Solutions Conference on Local Climate Action: Strategies and Implementation · Room Atlantic, Blue Zone · Agenda

11:00 – 12:00 ICLEI-led event at Low-Emissions Solutions Conference event on Smart Low-Carbon and Sustainable Cities · Room Atlantic, Blue Zone · Agenda

13:15 – 14:45 Introducing the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy: the Impact of Collective City Action Room Arctic, Blue Zone · Agenda

15:00 – 16:30 Science-Policy Dialogue to Advance the Paris Agreement via Transformation at All Levels of Government by ICLEI and German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU) · Room Mediterranean, Blue Zone · Agenda

17:00 – 18:30 Low Emission Resilient Cities: Solutions and Support by ICLEI, Cities Alliance and Nordic Energy Research · EU Pavilion Room, Bratislava, Blue Zone · Agenda

16:30 – 21:00 100% Renewable Energy for 1.5 Degrees by the Climate Action Network · Arctic Room, Blue Zone · Agenda


Wednesday, 16 November 

10.30 – 12:15 · Cities, Climate and the Sustainable Development Goals: Multi-level Governance for Achieving a Zero-carbon and Sustainable Future by Japan Ministry of Environment, OECD and ICLEI, Japan Pavilion, Blue Zone · Agenda

17:30 – 19:00 · Climate Solutions for Northeast Asian Cities with focus on Technology, Finance and Legal Framework by ICLEI East Asia Secretariat and Green Technology Center Korea (GTCK) · Green Zone 

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