Posted on 11 May, 2018
EC Link and ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability met in Beijing in order to strengthen their cooperation in light of their common interest to support local municipalities in developing green sustainable projects.
ICLEI is a leading global network of more than 1,500 cities, towns and regions committed to building a sustainable future. For the past 25 years, ICLEI has maintained that local action is at the center of global change. ICLEI multidisciplinary network continues to develop and apply practical strategies, tools and methodologies that bring about tangible local progress worldwide. ICLEI Network works collaboratively in more than 100 countries, leveraging local assets to address pressing urban challenges and impact over 25 percent of the global urban population by helping local municipalities to become sustainable, low-carbon, resilient, ecomobile, biodiverse, resource-efficient and productive.
EC Link and ICLEI agreed to work together enlarging and exchanging their network in order to provide better solutions to Chinese municipalities; moreover, both organization will cooperate in organizing events and projects in multiple sectors, such as green financing, circular economy, green consumption & public procurement, eco-mobility, low carbon urban planning.