Demonstrate your leadership

@ the Local Climate Solutions for Africa Congress 2013

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Urban Leadership for African Sustainability

ULAS is a multi-dimensional programme launched in 2010 by ICLEI Africa to promote and build strong local leadership and good governance for accelerated action in Africa’s key urban centers toward sustainable cities and urban livelihoods.


ULAS Mayoral-Business Roundtables: Building effective partnerships for the green economy

Thursday, Oct. 31st 2013 at 2-5pm

Kunduchi Beach Hotel and Resort, Dar es Salaam 1000, Tanzania


The biennial ULAS Mayoral-Business roundtables are back, this time offering a unique opportunity to exchange with public and private sector leaders from across Africa discussing:



  • The importance of good governance for our sustainable urban future


  • Establishing partnerships: driving change through collaborative local leadership





Keynote Presentations

  • Professor Mark Swilling, Academic Director of the Sustainability Institute, Stellenbosch, South Africa


More to be confirmed

ULAS Roundtables @ LOCS 2011

The Local Climate Solutions for Africa 2013 Congress

Africa transitioning: embracing urbanization, responding to change and harnessing opportunities


Event venue: Kunduchi Beach Hotel, off Bagamaoyo Road | Kunduchi Beach, Dar es Salaam 1000, Tanzania

When: 30 October – 1 November


Who: leaders and technical officials from local government and their associations across Africa, technical experts and researchers, national governments, development partners, business, industry, NGO’s.


Convened by: ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and Dar es Salaam City Council


The biennial Local Climate Solutions for Africa 2013 Congress series provides a unique and accessible platform for African local governments, their associations, national governments, scientists and experts, NGO’s, development partners and business to engage on the complex issues and innovative solutions related to urbanisation in Africa through the context of climate resilience.


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