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ICLEI - Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Island Nations (Oceania)

Oceania's other sites: Global Covenant of Mayors - Oceania , Pacific Towns and Cities

Welcome to the ICLEI Oceania website. ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability is the leading global network of over 1,500 cities, towns and regions committed​ to building​ a sustainable future, impacting over 25% of the global urban population. ICLEI Members benefit from access to programs, frameworks and tools and the sharing of experiences through ICLEI’s regional and worldwide networks.

The ICLEI Oceania Regional Secretariat is hosted by the City of Melbourne and serves the interests and needs of local governments in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Island Nations. ICLEI Oceania has been active in the Asia region for over ten years and is now partnering with ICLEI East Asia office to support urban climate change programs in China. 



Floods test Honiara’s resilience plans

HONIARA, Solomon Islands, 2 March 2018 – Less than 24 hours after Honiara launched a major review of its disaster resilience planning, heavy rain and flash floods provided an immediate test of the city’s preparedness.Read the full story by Andy McElroy, UNISDR, here: https://www.unisdr.org/archive/57318 Honiara City was one of the first Pacific towns to become an ICLEI member and ICLEI Oceania has been working with Honiara for...



Front-Line Cities and Islands new website

Following the very successful launch of the Front-Line initiative at COP23 we are now pleased to announce the new webpage. For information on how you can support and participate in island resilience building, please click here



Resilient Cities 2018 - Bonn, Germany

Resilient Cities - The Annual Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation - is the global platform for urban resilience and climate change adaptation, hosted in Bonn, Germany. Resilient Cities was first launched in 2010 with the goal of connecting local government leaders and climate change adaptation experts to discuss adaptation challenges facing urban environments around the globe and forging partnerships that could have lasting impacts...


Oceania eNews


The Latest Local Government, Sustainability and ICLEI Oceania eNews available to view

Read the latest Local Government, Sustainability and ICLEI Oceania eNews here March - 2018



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Our Work

ICLEI Oceania has for over a decade provided strong leadership and support to local governments across Australia and New Zealand and increasingly in the Asia Pacific region. We have provided campaigns, programs and networks focused on local sustainability and responsiveness and resilience to the impacts of climate change.

Find out more


26-28 April 2018
Resilient Cities 2018
Bonn, Germany

June 2018
ICLEI World Congress
Montreal, Canada


23-24 February 2018
2018 Urban Agriculture Forum


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WELCOME to our new and returning Members!

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