This guidance document for City Climate Action Planning reviews typical steps in the city-level climate action planning process in light of a proposed set of globally applicable principles. The principles, developed through a robust and open multi-stakeholder process, support local officials, planners and stakeholders in climate action planning. Such plans aim to help cities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adopt low emission development trajectories, as well as adapt to the impacts of climate change and build local climate resilience.
Topics: Risk Reduction/Management, COP22 List of UN Publications, Governance – Territorial and Local
Type of material: Guidance Document
Publication date: 2015
Language: English, Spanish