To contribute to the capacity building for local authorities on planning and implementing local climate actions, UN-Habitat in association with the DCC-MONRE is organising a forum on local climate finance in Hanoi.
V-LED is excited to announce a Lessons Learnt event in Kenya. A two-day event to be held on November 7-8 in Kwale County will examine four years of V-LED operations in Kenya.
With the objective of supporting the government of Vietnam to address the challenges in urban areas, V-LED hosted a workshop titled “Innovative Technological Solution of Solid Waste Management Toward Low-Carbon Economy” in Hanoi.
Following a 2016 good practice exchange workshop, V-LED has pupblished an adopted good practice paper based off the case of waste management in Imus City.
At a recent event in Johannesburg, V-LED addressed financial barriers to local climate action with a workshop on project proposal writing tailored to under-resourced municipal governments.
On 26-27 July, V-LED partner organization the UN Habitat hosted a high-level roundtable event concerning mainstreaming urban issues into the National Climate Change Action Plan and the Nationally Determined Contributions.
V-LED is pleased to announce the Kenya-South Africa study tour. From the 19th to the 24th of August, South African governing officials will meet with their counterparts in Kenya to discuss successful strategies for low-emission development and climate governance.
On the 7th of August 2018, researchers from the V-LED team presented initial findings from our Viet Nam country study to a group of climate change and governance experts for a roundtable discussion in Hà Nội.
On 19th June 2018 ILEG and the Kwale County Natural Resource Network facilitated a dialogue event on to discuss energy planning and governance in the context of climate change and Kenya´s clean energy target´s and low-emission development strategies.
Members of municipal governments gathered with civil society leaders and academics on 8th June 2018 in Cape Town to discuss outcomes of the V-LED research on accessing climate finances at the local level in South Africa.