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:

Earth Hour 2018 Switch-Off Event
March 9, 2018
Uniting millions around the world for climate action, Earth Hour is a testament to our collective power to make real and significant change. It is most successful global campaign of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). Earth Hour 2017 was participated by 187 countries and inspired more than 18 million Filipinos to switch off their lights for the planet.
Guangzhou Award for Urban Innovation and WRI Ross Prize for Cities
February 23, 2018
Call for Submissions for the Guangzhou Award for Urban Innovation (Guangzhou Award) and WRI Ross Prize for Cities
Updates on the Executive Session with DBM Secretary Benjamin Diokno on 1 March 2018
March 2, 2018
Yesterday, 01 March 2018, LCP had a fruitful dialogue with DBM Secretary Ben Diokno with regard to Local Budget Circular No. 116 which sets the guidelines on the utilization of the P2.5 billion pesos assistance to cities for the public spaces program.
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.