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  • ICLEI and Seoul signed agreement to hold ICLEI World Congress 2015
    ICLEI and Seoul signed agreement to hold ICLEI World Congress 2015
  • Park Won Soon, Mayor of Seoul Metropolitan Government and Chair of World Mayors Council on Climate Change
    Park Won Soon, Mayor of Seoul Metropolitan Government and Chair of World Mayors Council on Climate Change
  • Konrad Otto-Zimmermann, Founding Director of ICLEI East Asia Secretariat
    Konrad Otto-Zimmermann, Founding Director of ICLEI East Asia Secretariat
  • Suwon Mayor Yeom Tae-Young leading the Mayor's riding on EcoMobile vehicles at EcoMobility World Festival 2013
    Suwon Mayor Yeom Tae-Young leading the Mayor's riding on EcoMobile vehicles at EcoMobility World Festival 2013
  • Jeju, South Korea vows to become a carbon-free island by 2030 at 2nd Talk4Action on Energy-safe Cities.
    Jeju, South Korea vows to become a carbon-free island by 2030 at 2nd Talk4Action on Energy-safe Cities.
  • City of Busan, South Korea presented how green public procurement helps create jobs, saves costs and energy at 3rd Talk4Action.
    City of Busan, South Korea presented how green public procurement helps create jobs, saves costs and energy at 3rd Talk4Action.
  • Experts from China, Japan, Korea and Germany gathered at 3rd Talk4Action Green Procurement in East Asia on 17 December.
    Experts from China, Japan, Korea and Germany gathered at 3rd Talk4Action Green Procurement in East Asia on 17 December.
  • Chinese Participants engaging in discussion during EcoMobility World Congress 2013
    Chinese Participants engaging in discussion during EcoMobility World Congress 2013
  • Wei Lian Zhang, Vice Mayor of Jilin City, spoke at the Mayor’s Plenary Session at the EcoMobility World Festival.
    Wei Lian Zhang, Vice Mayor of Jilin City, spoke at the Mayor’s Plenary Session at the EcoMobility World Festival.
  • First Talk4Action on EcoMobility with Gil Penalosa
    First Talk4Action on EcoMobility with Gil Penalosa
  • ICLEI Regional Executive Committee members at 2013 RexCom Meeting, in Suwon
    ICLEI Regional Executive Committee members at 2013 RexCom Meeting, in Suwon

Welcome to East Asia Secretariat!

ICLEI East Asia serves and further builds ICLEI's local government membership in East Asia:

 China
 Chinese Taipei
 Japan
 Mongolia
>  Korea

 
 
 
19.09.2014

ICLEI gears up for the Climate Summit 2014

World leaders are gathering in New York next week to attend the Climate Summit 2014. Convened by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, the Summit aims to mobilize political will and galvanize climate action. Among its eight key action areas are cities – a clear indication of the crucial role we have in fighting climate change.

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19.09.2014

New Style Urbanization in China discussed with ICLEI's Global Executive Committeee

New Pathways to Urbanization in China was the theme of the annual Forum of the Chinese Academy of Social Science (CASS), this year organized by its Institute for Urban and Environmental Studies (IUE) in Yichang, Hubei Province.

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16.09.2014

2014 ICLEI International Conference on Disaster Mitigation and Adaptation 15-17 September 2014

Kaoshiung, the second largest city in Taiwan with four million inhabitants, was hit by a man-made disaster on 1 August 2014. More than 32 people died when the corroded underground industrial pipelines connecting the harbour with an inner city factory exploded. Among the victims were police and firemen which came to protect the population from leaking gas.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

23.06.2014

Seoul’s environmental artwork contest opens for submission

Staring from 13 June to 25 July 2014, Seoul city is organizing an environmental visual art work contest to collect ideas and inspirations on urban sustainable development.


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06.03.2014

ICLEI East Asia Secretariat Annual Report 2012-2013 available for download


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