Welcome to the ICLEI Oceania website. ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is the world’s leading association of cities and local governments dedicated to sustainable development. 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 is active in the Asia region in partnership with the South Asia and South East Asia Secretariats through the ICLEI Indonesia Office based in Jakarta.
The towns and cities of small island and archipelago-based nations are some of the most vulnerable, diverse, and rapidly growing urban centres anywhere in the world, acting as crucial gateways to sustainable development for the citizens of small island developing states. Yet they are often overlooked by international urban resilience policies and programs due to the small populations involved.To address this gap, ICLEI has launched a special...[more]
RexCom Member and Deputy Mayor Edward Ngava shares with us his thoughts on resilience and small island nations at the Resilient Cities Congress 2016. Watch here[more]
The Compact of Mayors and European Covenant of Mayors joint forces to tackle climate change.[more]
Read the latest Local Government, Sustainability and ICLEI Oceania eNews here - August 2016[more]
RexCom Member and Deputy Mayor Edward Ngava shares with us his thoughts on resilience and small island nations at the Resilient Cities Congress 2016. Watch video[more]