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UN Secretary General appoints Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced on 31 January 2014 the appointment of Michael Bloomberg of the United States as his Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change.



A host of golden sunflowers!

Fieldwork by Ben Morieson, RMIT University - Art in Public Space Project



Thriving Neighbourhood Conference 2013

Thriving neighbourhoods are not only sustainable and livable: they are vibrant places where communities are resilient, healthy and productive, and where the natural environment is flourishing.



Welcome to the New ICLEI Oceania Website

Lord Mayor Stephen Yarwood, City of Adelaide Chair, ICLEI Oceania Regional Executive Committee. Our website will be easier to navigate and will provide members with access to local, regional and global projects, programs, frameworks and tools to benefit their communities in promoting sustainability locally and globally.



Contesting Energy!

BidEnergy is focused exclusively on supporting buyers to get the best possible contract outcomes for price and non-price factors through a fair and transparent procurement process. The technology is dynamic and flexible, enabling buyers to contract with multiple retailers – if that provides the best value.Bid Energy works to free up administrative, operational and strategic personnel from labour-intensive processing and data management to focus...



2014 Leaders Program Applications Open

Asialink’s Leaders Program offers an unparalleled career development opportunity for Australian professionals to build their Asia capabilities.“The Asialink Leaders Program gave me a deep understanding about the differences in the ways people think and communicate across cultures, which has been invaluable in my work.” - Kate Ben-Tovim (2010)