Publications on Low Emission Development (Urban-LEDS project)

By LCP Secretariat
April 21, 2017 - Quezon City

Key publications on Low Emission Development from the Urban Development Strategies in Emerging Economy Countries (Urban-LEDS) project.


Measuring, Reporting, Verification (MRV) of Urban Low Emission Development, ICLEI's Green Climate Cities Handbook for Local Governments

The handbook aims to guide the local government's approarch to effectively address climate change, with strong focus on mitigation. It can also show how local climate action is (or can be) connected to the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), potentially even to help raise the level of ambition.

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Solutions Gateway sourcebook: Low Carbon Solutions for Urban Development Challenges

This sourcebook provides an introduction to practical guidance for local governments on planning local actions. It is based on the online Solution Gateway.

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For more information, including videos and a range of tools are available on the Urban-LEDS website:

BI Bares New Travel Rules for LGU Execs, Employees
August 3, 2017
Officials and employees of the Local Government Units (LGU) planning to tour or vacation abroad no longer need to present an authority to travel from their department heads to Immigration Officers at the airports.
Commit to addressing mobility and health with City for Clean Air Certification
July 21, 2017
With rapid urbanization, cities are encouraged to make informed development decisions that will lead to healthy air for their citizens. To date, outdoor air pollution is responsible for 1 in 8 of total global deaths, causing more than 3 million premature deaths worldwide every year.
7th Eco Forum 2017: Making Cities More Livable 2nd Series
April 11, 2017
The Bridging Leaders for Sustainable Development (BLSD) and BLSD-Governance and Leadership Institute (BLSD-GLI) in partnership with other stakeholders is inviting LCP member cities to participate in its upcoming 7th Eco Forum 2017 on May 25-27, 2017 at Boracay Eco Village Resort and Convention Center, Boracay, Malay, Aklan.
2017 National Roll Out on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan Training
April 10, 2017
The League of Cities of the Philippines in partnership with the Local Climate Change Adaptation for Development (LCCAD) is pleased to invite you to participate at the 2017 National Roll Out on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan Training-Workshop. This 3-day workshop is in consonance with President Rodrigo R. Duterte's priority programs to address global warming and impacts of climate change.