Discover Resources for Collaborative Climate Action

The Resources database presents various case studies, analyses, guidelines and sourcebooks of best practices worldwide. These examples and references demonstrate how urban climate policies and sustainable urban development are being effectively designed and implemented through collaborative efforts. The showcased examples cover initiatives and projects of partner organisations and countries.

Launch Event: Collaborative Climate Action – a Prerequisite for more Ambitious Climate Action

19. February 2021/by Niklas Dam

Updating the Nationally Determined Contributions – An Opportunity for Collaborative Climate Action

5. February 2021/by Niklas Dam

Collaborative Climate Action – a Prerequisite for more Ambitious Climate Action

25. January 2021/by Philip Koch

Global States and Regions Annual Disclosure 2020

25. January 2021/by Niklas Dam

NewClimate Institute: Subnational and non-state climate action in the EU

22. January 2021/by Niklas Dam

Submission to the UNFCCC Standing Committee on Finance

22. December 2020/by Philip Koch

The New Leipzig Charter „empowering cities to transform“

7. December 2020/by Philip Koch

Webinar Summary: Benefits of Cities for higher ambition NDCs and post-COVID recovery

4. December 2020/by Philip Koch

NewClimate Institute report on subnational net-zero pledges

23. November 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

CUT Report “The Economic Case for Greening the Global Recovery through Cities”

5. November 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

Webinar Summary: “Global Recovery: An Imperative for Multi-Level Governance”

23. October 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

Summary: 3rd Webinar on Collaborative Climate Action – Experiences from Local Leaders

12. October 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

Urban October 2020: The Programme by GIZ

16. September 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

Summary: 2nd Webinar on Local Climate Leadership 1 September 2020

16. September 2020/by Philip Koch

Summary: Kick-off webinar on Local Climate Leadership 7 July 2020

9. July 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

Webinar Summary: The role of subnational governments in long-term climate strategies: experiences from consultative processes

9. July 2020/by Christian Deutschmeyer

Recover Green – Higher NDC-Ambition through Collaborative Climate Action

8. July 2020/by Philip Koch

Three-part webinar series on “Local climate leadership in times of COVID-19″

29. June 2020/by Nora Teufel

Enhancing Nationally Determined Contributions through Urban Climate Action

1. June 2020/by Nora Teufel

Insight Brief: Engaging Subnational Governments in Climate Action

25. May 2020/by Philip Koch

Webinar: Supporting local climate action through the German National Climate Initiative

16. April 2020/by Philip Koch

Renewables in Cities: 2019 Global Status Report

The report touches on various aspects of renewable energy in urban environments and outlines the distinct role of cities in the renewable energy transition.
26. February 2020/by Philip Koch

Webinar Recording: Higher NDC-Ambition through Collaborative Climate Action

The webinar offers different perspectives on increasing NDC-ambition through collaboration between government levels
11. February 2020/by Philip Koch

Collaborative Climate Action – a Prerequisite for more Ambitious Climate Action (Online Appendix)

22. December 2019/by Philip Koch

Next Steps under the Paris Agreement and the Katowice Climate Package

11. December 2019/by Philip Koch

Entry Points to Support Collaborative Climate Action

A synthesis brief from the project Vertical Integration and Learning for Low-Emission Development in Africa and Southeast Asia.
11. December 2019/by Nora Teufel

Localising the 2030 Agenda through Integrated Urban Development

This report outlines 5 case stories about the successful adaptation and implementation of an integrated urban development approach for localising the 2030 Agenda
6. December 2019/by Philip Koch

Collaborative Climate Action – Eine Voraussetzung für ambitionierte Klimapolitik (Online Appendix)

12. November 2019/by Philip Koch


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6. November 2019/by ahnenenkel

A Sourcebook for Climate-Proof Urban Development

The Sourcebook addresses key issues at the interface of climate change and urban development.
5. November 2019/by ahnenenkel

Climate Emergency – Urban Opportunity

4. November 2019/by ahnenenkel

Multi-Level Climate Governance

This study bridges the gap between climate governance requirements and practical implementation under real life conditions.
31. October 2019/by Nora Teufel

ICCA2019 – Heidelberg Outcomes

The Heidelberg Outcomes offer lessons, levers and practical experiences with regard to implementation of Collaborative Climate Action in a multi-level approach.
30. October 2019/by Nora Teufel

Blog of the IKI Alliance México

Visit the IKI Alliance México Blog to browse the knowledge products of the International Climate Initiative (IKI) project portfolio in Mexico.
5. October 2019/by ahnenenkel

Enabling Subnational Climate Action through Multi-level Governance

Sharing experiences from the GIZ project VICLIM, Urban LEDS, ICLEI and UN-Habitat, this study showscases how successful multi-level governance looks in practice.
1. October 2019/by Nora Teufel

Climate Action Summit provides new momentum for international climate action

24. September 2019/by ahnenenkel

ICCA2019: Using the potential of cities for ambitious climate action

23. May 2019/by ahnenenkel