• Our Agenda
ICLEI defines following 10 Agendas, priority action areas, that require collective action in order to secure sustainability at the local and global level: Sustainable City, Low-carbon City, Resource-efficient & Productive City, Resilient City, BiodiverCity, Smart City, EcoMobile City, Happy, Healthy and Inclusive Communities, Sustainable Local Economy & Procurement, Sustainable City-Region Cooperation

    Our Agenda

    ICLEI defines following 10 Agendas, priority action areas, that require collective action in order to secure sustainability at the local and global level: Sustainable City, Low-carbon City, Resource-efficient & Productive City, Resilient City, BiodiverCity, Smart City, EcoMobile City, Happy, Healthy and Inclusive Communities, Sustainable Local Economy & Procurement, Sustainable City-Region Cooperation

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The ICLEI Montreal Commitment
and Strategic Vision 2018-2024

 
 
 

 

       

 

 

ICLEI MEMBER'S MESSAGE

Aichi Prefecture:
Governor Hideaki Omura

Aichi Prefecture hosted the 2005 World Exposition, Aichi, Japan, the world’s first international exposition that took the environment as its main theme, the 10th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity.

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Iida City:
Mayor Mitsuo Makino

Iida City is a self-declared “environmental and cultural city,” and so, while constantly reviewing the relationships between human beings and nature, we implement environmental policies aiming to create a city where all activities--from daily life to industrial development--harmonize with the environment.

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Itabashi City:
Mayor Takeshi Sakamoto

In 1993, Itabashi City declared “Ecopolis Itabashi - Environmental Declaration” to create a city that coexists with the environment, and in 1995, it opened the Ecopolis Center, a comprehensive facility to educate citizens in the environment and recycling.

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Kawasaki City:
Mayor Norihiko Fukuda

2014 was a memorable year for Kawasaki City as it marked the 90th anniversary of the establishment of Kawasaki City as a municipality. It came into being in 1924 as a city with a population of 48,000, and since then, it has led Japan in the process of the nation’s industrialization.

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Nagoya City:
Mayor Takashi Kawamura

In 2010, Nagoya City hosted COP10 as well as the City Biodiversity Summit, the latter of which ICLEI participated as a co-sponsor. The close cooperation between the city and ICLEI allowed the Summit to become a success.

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Musashino City:
Mayor Reiko Matsushita

Global trends in the environmental field are accelerating day by day. Recent initiatives include climate change measures based on the Paris Agreement in 2015 and the revitalization of efforts towards SDGs.

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Yokohama City:
Mayor Fumiko Hayashi

In March 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) held its 38th general meeting for the first time in Japan, in Yokohama, and reported to the world on the critical situation of climate change due to global warming. 

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Sumida City: Mayor Toru Yamamoto

Surrounded by rivers, Sumida City has long been closely connected with water and rain. As a result, the local culture has been nurtured and built on its relationship with water.

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Tokyo Metropolitan Government: 
Governor Yuriko Koike

The world now faces extremely serious environmental risks that we have never experienced before, including abnormal weather associated with global warming and problems related to heat island, air and water pollution,

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Sapporo City:
Mayor Katsuhiro Akimoto

Sapporo City, which in 2008 declared “Eco-Capital Sapporo,” is actively taking measures to mitigate global warming such as promoting energy conservation and spreading renewable energy. 

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Kitakyushu City:
Mayor Kenji Kitahashi

After overcoming its industrial pollution issues through developing ecotechnology, Kitakyushu City sought to aid developing countries experiencing similar environmental issues.

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Kyoto City:
Mayor Daisaku Kadokawa

When it comes to initiatives to conserve the global environment, it is often difficult to ensure that countries keep pace with one another. However, at the local government level which lies closest to the lives of people, a wide range of individuals and organizations

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Kyoto Prefecture:
Governor Takatoshi Nishiwaki

In the place of the birth of the Kyoto Protocol - Kyoto Prefecture has set a high greenhouse gas reduction goal to take the lead in addressing global warming countermeasures.

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Hiroshima City:
Mayor Kazumi Matsui

On August 6, 1945, the first atomic bomb ever used in human history claimed many irreplaceable lives and devastated Hiroshima City. However, thereafter, the city was completely rebuilt and has grown to become a city that plays a central role in the Chugoku and Shikoku regions. 

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Toyama City:
Mayor Masashi Mori

In order to develop a sustainable city that meets the future challenges of the environment and a super aging society, the City of Toyama has been taking various measures including the development of a compact city based on public transportation. 

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Toyota City: Mayor Toshihiko Ota

Toyota City has been introducing latest environmental technologies in city development with the goal of developing the world’s best city where people and cars coexist, by collaborating with advanced companies and organizations of automobiles, energy,

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Shimokawa Town:
Mayor Kazuyuki Tani

In Shimokawa Town, we are promoting efforts to build our town as “Forest Future City Shimokawa” by 2030. Our vision is to create a city surrounded by a rich forest environment, providing great economic value through the forest, learning in the forest, playing, cultivating physical and mental health, and 

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Okayama City:
Mayor Masao Omori

As municipality’s responsible for the current and future, there are many issues to be address to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by the United Nations in September 2015. I believe that it is important to incorporate the viewpoint of “sustainable development”

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Matsuyama City:
Mayor Katsuhito Noshi

In Matsuyama City, we cherish our citizens’ point of view and their local experience, and we are developing sustainable town planning to promote feelings of "regional attachment" and "pride" in our own city, so that as many people as possible can smile and feel happiness. 

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Nagano Prefecture:
Governor Shuichi Abe

The progress of climate change on a global scale has greatly influenced our lives through events such as the increase and scale of natural disasters, the change of the distribution area of animals and plants, and more.

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