The International Conference on Climate Action – ICCA2019 convened in Heidelberg on 22 and 23 May 2019. It was hosted by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety together with the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg and the City of Heidelberg in a true multi-level spirit. During the conference, more than 1,000 participants from 80 countries held intense discussions about collaborative climate action.
The ambitious programme highlighted necessary levers for tailored climate adaptation and protection and focused on financing and governance at local level. Conference attendees were offered the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of plenary sessions, interactive workshops and sector-themed sessions on, among others, mobility, planning and building, energy transition, and production and consumption.