Data-driven decision-making is a crucial step in planning, implementing and monitoring climate change mitigation initiatives. The Google.org and Data-Driven Climate Action project provides high-quality information to assist local and regional governments in the decision-making process regarding climate action. As part of this project, three ICLEI Regional Secretariats are participating in the Action Fund initiative. By collecting and assessing data related to climate change mitigation efforts, cities can communicate lessons learned and help support decision-making and climate action planning.
The Action Fund is an initiative led by ICLEI with support from Google.org, to boost environmental projects in selected cities in Europe, Mexico and South America. The grant aims at empowering civil society organisations, academic institutions and non-profit research institutes, leading data-driven climate action efforts to reduce citywide emissions.Read more