03. – 05.06.2011 | ICLEI: Resilient Cities 2011

    ICLEI_Resilient Cities

    Resilient Cities 2011, the second world congress on Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change, will take place on 3-5 June 2011 in Bonn, Germany, preceding the UNFCCC Bonn Climate Talks.

    • Download a PDF announcement for Resilient Cities 2011 here.
    • Resilient Cities 2011 website is coming soon. Stay tuned!

    Meet. Larger than the 2010 congress, Resilient Cities 2011 will be the global platform for learning, cooperation and networking on all aspects of urban resilience. There will be a renewed emphasis on policy development, practical implementation strategies and financing adaptation.

    Present. As in 2010, the Resilient Cities 2011 program will be composed of presentations, panels, workshops and posters submitted through a call for contributions, available from 24 November 2010. Present your work in the field of urban adaptation and be part of the global forum program.

    Host. You may host a complementary event alongside Resilient Cities 2011 to maximize value for your constituency.

    Sponsor. Link up to a unique global platform and profile your company as a provider of knowledge and solutions. Associate your brand with the largest global partnership on cities and adaptation to climate change. Expose your company to new markets and opportunities. Support our efforts to assist communities in developing countries to adapt to the impacts of climate change.

    Exhibit. Showcase the solutions you offer as a producer of new technologies, provider of software, developer of plans or expert in the field. Demonstrate your commitment to helping communities become climate-resilient.

    Mayors Adaptation Forum 2011

    The Mayors Adaptation Forum 2011 (MAF) is convened by the World Mayors Council on Climate Change, in collaboration with the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction and ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability. It forms the Mayors segment of the Resilient Cities 2011 congress (4-5 June 2011). Elaborating on top of the technical discussions, local decision-makers back the congress with their political leadership.

    Please direct queries about host, sponsor and exhibitor opportunities to: bonn2011@iclei.org

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