ICLEI was at COP22 from November 7-18 in Marrakech with high level representatives from over 50 cities, towns and regions, helping to build the Paris Agreement implementation architecture. During this COP, local and subnational governments further positioned themselves as vital partners in shaping and implementing the international architecture and the coordinated efforts of committed non-Party actors.
Read more about our analysis of what local and subnational governments brought to the table at this COP or browse the contents below to find everything you need to know about key outcomes and events involving local and subnational governments.
The Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action aims at connecting the actions of nations and other climate stakeholders
The COP22 solutions-driven conference for governments, businesses, science and academia.
Highlights of the Local Governments and Municipal Authorities (LGMA) Constituency at the UNFCCC, facilitated by ICLEI as its focal point.
Visit the official United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change website to browse through the official COP22 outcomes.
Project Officer, Low Carbon Cities Team, ICLEI
H.E. Aziz Mekouar,
COP22 Presidency Steering Committee Ambassador for Multilateral Negotiations
(Speaking in Morning session)
Zineb Alaoui Mdaghri,
COP22 Presidency Steering Committee, Civil Society Activities Pole
(Speaking in Afternoon session)
Head of Global Policy and Advocacy, LGMA Focal Point, ICLEI
Department of International Affairs and Global Sustainability, City of Bonn
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In case you missed it, here is everything you need to read about local and subnational governments at COP22.
Citiscope Interview - 25 November 2016
And don't forget to check all our COP22 photos !
Day on Cities and Human Settlements at COP22
An international conference on cities and climate change science will be held in 2018 to further develop the scientific understanding of climate change and cities, in support of the implementation of the Paris Agreement, the New Urban Agenda, and the Sustainable Development Goals. Cities interested in hosting it are invited to apply by January 2017.
Palais el-Badii: copyright David Stanley
Spices: copyright ColinHouston
Marrakech: copright VladimerShioshvili
Marrakech: copyright Nathan Guy