World Summit - Climate &Territories

01/07/2015 - 07:00 - 02/07/2015 - 18:00

France will host the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Paris, December 2015. During COP21, Member States are expected to reach an agreement towards a new, universal and legally binding climate regime, able to limit global warming below 2°C.

GCF Annual Meeting - June 2015

17/06/2015 - 09:00 - 18/06/2015 - 18:00

The Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force (GCF) is an international initiative based on the collaboration of 26 subnational governments from Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Sp

Resilient Cities 2015 - 6th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

08/06/2015 - 08:00 - 10/06/2015 - 18:00

Resilient Cities 2015 - 6th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

Continuing the fruitful and historical partnership between nrg4SD (network of regional governments for Sustainable Development) and ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability), once again nrg4SD is an endorsing partner of the Resilient Cities congress series, this time at 6th edition taking place on June 8-10, 2015, in Bonn, Germany.

Roundtable on the United Nations Post-2015 Development Agenda

27/10/2014 - 17:00 - 19:00

Towards Sustainable Development: Assessing Progress and Paving the Way to the Future

Roundtable on the United Nations Post-2015 Development Agenda

3rd UNITAR-Yale Conference on Environmental Governance and Democracy

05/09/2014 - 09:00 - 07/09/2014 - 18:00


3rd UNITAR-Yale Conference on Environmental Governance and Democracy

International Climate and Energy Conference, La Réunion

24/06/2014 - 15:43 - 26/06/2014 - 18:00

The International Climate and Energy Conference is taking place in the island of La Réunion (24-26, June 2014), organized by the Regional Council of La Réunion, which is a member of nrg4SD, in collaboration with The Climate Group and R20 (Regions 20).

The Conference technical content has the support from nrg4SD and IUCN, and it will be focused on “Islands and climate change: opportunities, resilience and adaptation”, and it will be concentrated in three different activities:

-       policy interventions on actions taken by the participating jurisdictions;

Resilient Cities 2014

29/05/2014 - 09:00 - 31/05/2014 - 18:00


Resilient Cities 2014 - the 5th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation will take place on 31 May - 2 June 2013 in Bonn, Germany.

After the success of the 2013 edition, nrg4SD is once again endorsing the Resilient Cities Congress 2014. The event will gather experts for several parts of the world, and will allow the exchange of best practices and experiences, as well as the deepening of the researches and policies developed for truly sustainable cities and territories.

7th World Urban Forum (WUF7)

05/04/2014 - 09:00 - 11/04/2014 - 18:00


The World Urban Forum (WUF) is convened by UN-Habitat, hosted in a different city every two years. The event gathers national, regional and local governments, non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations, civil society, academy, and other to discuss the main challenges faced by human settlements worldwide

Nexus 2014: Water, Climate, Food and Energy Conference

05/03/2014 - 08:00 - 08/03/2014 - 18:00

Nexus 2014: Water, Climate, Food and Energy Conference

Next March 5-8, 2014, the Water Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and collaborators will host the Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference.

The event will gather scientists, practitioners, civil society, business and other stakeholders to discuss the nexus approach and its use and connections to international and local levels.

Global South-South Development Expo 2013

28/10/2013 - 10:00 - 01/11/2013 - 13:00

On the next 28 October to 1 November 2013, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will host the Global South-South Development Expo 2013, in Nairobi, Kenya, under the theme “Building Inclusive Green Economies: South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication”.

2013 General Assembly and Paradiplomacy Seminar

12/06/2013 - 13:14 - 15/06/2013 - 13:14


On the next 12-15th June, São Paolo State will host a Steering Committee meeting and the 2013 General Assembly Summit of nrg4SD, in parallel to an international seminar entitled "Climate Change and Biodiversity: Federal Dialogue and Paradiplomacy".

The event will be an unique opportunity for members to discuss global processes and initiatives for the Sustainable Development.

Local Renewables 2013 Conference

22/03/2013 - 17:05 - 30/10/2013 - 13:15


IX International Convention of Environment and Development

29/01/2013 - 17:17 - 20/07/2013 - 17:18


The Agency for Environment of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment of the Republic of Cuba, together with other agencies and organizations invite for the IX International Convention of Environment and Development, which will take place in Havana, Cuba, on 8-12 July 2013.

The main objectives are to promote the integration, implementation and coherence of what remains to be done and that was recognized in the final document of the conference Rio+20.



Third High Level Panel (HLP) meeting on the post 2015 Development Agenda

29/01/2013 - 17:13 - 10/02/2013 - 13:15


The United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service announces the “Third High Level Panel (HLP) meeting on the post 2015 Development Agenda” on 30 January and 2nd February 2013 in Monrovia, Liberia.

The meeting theme is National Building Blocks for Sustained Prosperit, and will be preceded by a CSO Pre-Consultative Forum on the 28th January 2013

7th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns

29/01/2013 - 14:45 - 30/04/2013 - 14:45

7th European Sustainable Cities & Towns Conference
A green and socially responsible economy: a solution in times of crisis?
17-19 April 2013, Geneva, Switzerland

The economic dimension of the post-2015 development agenda: In search for a new approach

29/01/2013 - 14:18 - 30/06/2013 - 14:18


The proposed theme and sub-themes of the UNCTAD Public Symposium, which will take place on 24-25 June 2013, are as follows: 

The economic dimension of the post-2015 development agenda: In search for a new approach

Sub-theme day 1: Macroeconomic and financial governance on the road to 2015
Sub-theme day 2: Trade and investment rules for inclusive sustainable development

The Civil Society Outreach Team of UNCTAD will also launch a dedicated website for the symposium and a call for papers/written contributions.

EESC hearing on Rio+20 follow-up

18/12/2012 - 14:00 - 18:00

Save the date! -18 December - EESC hearing on Rio+20 follow-up

On 18 December in the afternoon the EESC will hold a hearing accompanying the Commission's consultation on the EU follow-up to Rio+20 in the presence of EESC President Nilsson and Environment Commissioner Potočnik. On the very same day there the EESC will also organise a hearing on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

Invitations to these hearings will be sent out later.

nrg4SD collaborates at Brussels Sustainable Development Summit

17/12/2012 - 09:00 - 18/12/2012 - 18:00

nrg4SD will be collaborating as a partner at the Brussels Sustainable Development Summit BSDS on 17 - 18 December 2012 co-organised by VITO (Flemish Institute for Technological Research) and TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute).

Sustainable Innovation Forum at COP18, Doha, Qatar

06/12/2012 - 14:00 - 22:00

nrg4SD has been invited to collaborate with the organisers (Climate Action/Green media and UNEP) of the Sustainable Innovation Forum which will take place during the second week of official COP18 negotiations on Thursday 6 December 2012 from 14:00 - 22:00 at the Intercontinental Hotel, Al Isteqlal Road, West Bay Lagoon, Doha, Qatar.

World Forum of Regions

04/12/2012 - 14:40 - 19:00


Regions United / FOGAR and United Cities and Local Governments have the pleasure to invite you to the World Forum of Regions, which will be held on December 4th, 2012 from 14:00 to 19:00 in Dakar, Senegal. This event, organized jointly by the ORU/FOGAR and CGLU, will take place on the occasion of the VI Africities Summit.



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