The U.S. People’s Delegation at COP23

From November 6-17, 2017, ICLEI USA and 350.org took a U.S. People’s Delegation to COP23. Watch selected recordings from the events and read our delegate profiles below. Recordings from U.S. Climate Action Center – Fiji Room Recordings from U.S. Climate Action Center – Cancun Room As a follow up to the #WeAreStillIn campaign, ICLEI USA and […]

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Mayor Frank Cownie Takes Message of U.S. Local Governments to UN High-Level Urban Meeting

On September 6, 2017, City of Des Moines Mayor, Frank Cownie, provided the following intervention on behalf of the Global Task Force of Local and Regional Governments at the UN High Level Meeting on the UN-Habitat Independent Assessment Report and Follow-up and Review of the New Urban Agenda in New York City. Mayor Cownie serves on the ICLEI […]

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Wayfinding: Navigation and Site Planning to Support Local Tourism

The following is a guest post by Brad Done, vice president at Reliance Foundry Co Ltd. Done has more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing commercial bike parking and other outdoor metal products. Wayfinding signs help visitors navigate their route. As cities around the world compete for tourist dollars, creating user-friendly environments has become a […]

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