Welcome to the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy
The Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy is the world’s movement for promoting local climate and energy actions, aiming sustainable energy promotion, drastic greenhouse gas emissions reduction and adaptation for climate change impacts, at the same time mayors pledge their contribution to achievement of Paris Agreement goals and setting local action plan.
As one of the regional Covenant of Mayors under a single umbrella, the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy JAPAN (CoM Japan) has been set up in Japan.
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This initiative is proceeded as an EU program named “INTERNATIONAL URBAN COOPERATION SUSTAINABLE AND INNOVATIVE CITIES AND REGIONS”. The secretariat of Covenant of Mayors-Japan is in charge of Education and Research Center for Sustainable Co-Development, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University.
The preparatory meetings have held in March 2018 with some stakeholders such as member city of Compact of Mayors, Japanese Covenant of Mayors and ICLEI-Japan. The Steering Committee in provisional phase will convene in May 2018. The Steering Committee in implementation phase will be established when the number of CoM-Japan signatories increases.
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