Anaïs Radelli published World Summit of Climate & Territories in Lyon, France (Day 1) in Blog 2015-07-13 08:51:05 -0400
The World of Summit Climate & Territories (July 1st and 2nd) was the first event of its kind organized in the perspective of COP21. During two days, non-state actors, local leaders, experts and NGOs discussed how local authorities and actors could be more efficiently and effectively involved in the success of COP21.
Their message is clear: civil society and local authorities will be the ones in charge of implementing the different commitments of the Paris agreement. Ronan Dantec and Jean-Jack Queyranne opened the Summit by saying: “We are here to act.”. The international climate strategy has to honor local authorities’ role in leading the response on the front lines.Read more