International Policy Resources
(December 2010) What is the UNFCCC? What is the role of local governments at the UNFCCC negotiations? and other background questions to help you understand climate negotiations.
(December 2010) Created in conjunction with ICLEI Global for the COP15 conference, this glossary is your guide to acronyms, important terms, and more common words that may take on a different meaning in the context of international climate policy.
(December 2010) ICLEI is working to ensure that local governments are empowered in a post-Kyoto treaty environment.
(December 2010) A briefing on the details that will make up the next global climate deal and the position of local governments on particular policy pieces that will make up the text of a post-Kyoto climate agreement.
(January 2009) The Conference of Parties (COP) climate negotiations took place in December 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Learn how local governments made their voices heard during this process, and read our analysis on the proceedings.