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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 in partnership with the South Asia and South East Asia Secretariats through the ICLEI Indonesia Office based in Jakarta.



Launch of Front-Line Cities and Islands at COP23

On 13 November at COP23, mayors and leaders of islands at the front-line of climate change, from the President of Palau to Mayor of Honiara, Solomon Islands, came together with mayors and leaders of cities around the world to join forces in taking action to address climate change and build resilience through the launch of Front-line Cities and Islands. ICLEI Oceania has played a lead role in this initiative, in partnership with the...



Resilient Cities Asia-Pacific 2017

Register Now! RCAP 2017 follows the 1st Asia-Pacific Forum organised in Bangkok, Thailand in February 2015 and the 2nd Asia Pacific Forum organised in Melaka, Malaysia in March 2016. Resilient Cities Asia-Pacific series provides an Asia-Pacific platform for urban resilience and climate change adaptation where dialogues are conducted to forge partnerships, with the ultimate goal of identifying implementable solutions and creating lasting...



Cities and regions come to COP23, adopt the Bonn-Fiji Commitment

Local and regional leaders from around the world have issued the Bonn-Fiji Commitment of Local and Regional Leaders to Deliver the Paris Agreement at All Levels, a pledge that signals their commitment to bring forward a critical shift in global development. Read more


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 November - 2017



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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


October 2017
EcoMobility World Festival 2017
Kaohsiung City

6-17 Nov 2017
COP23 - Cities and Regions
Bonn, Germany

5-6 December 2017
ALP Forum 2017
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

26-28 April 2018
Resilient Cities 2018
Bonn, Germany

June 2018
ICLEI World Congress
Montreal, Canada


13-15 November 2017
Foodlab's Devita Davison

13-14 February 2018
2018 Urban Agriculture Forum


Connect & Share With Us

WELCOME to our new and returning Members!

Lautoka City Council

Suva City Council

Brisbane City Council

Nadi Town Council

Darebin City Council

Hobsons Bay City Council

Mackay Regional Council

Local Authority Association Vanuatu

Penrith City Council



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