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Global Climate Action  

At the twenty-first session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 21) in Paris, it was agreed that mobilizing stronger and more ambitious climate action by all Parties and non-Party stakeholders is urgently required if the goals of the Paris Agreement are to be achieved.

In decision 1/CP.21, the commitments from all actors are recognized, including those launched through the Lima–Paris Action Agenda, as well as the urgent need to scale up the global response to climate change and support greater ambition from governments.

At COP 22 in Marrakech, a High-Level Event on Accelerating Climate Action was held to highlight outcomes from the Action Events throughout the conference and culminated with the launching of the Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action; a new framework to catalyse and support climate action.

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Cooperative Initiatives

Emissions reduction

C40 Cities Clean Bus Declaration

Reduce emissions from the transportation sector and improve air quality through the introduction of low and ultimately zero emission buses in fleets


Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance

Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 80 percent by 2050 or sooner


Caring For Climate

Improve energy efficiency, reduce carbon footprint and report publicly and annually on progress


Cement Sustainability Initiative

Reduce CO2 emissions from cement production and report annually on progress including independent third party assurance


Compact of Mayors

Reduce greenhouse gas emissions, report publicly and annually on progress and prepare for the impacts of climate change


Compact of States and Regions

Commit to a public target to reduce region-wide greenhouse gas emissions and to report annually on progress


Covenant of Mayors

Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 20% by 2020 through the implementation of a Sustainable Energy Action Plan adopted in Council and report on progress every two years


Global District Energy Accelerator

Acclereate the transition to low-carbon, climate resilient district energy systems


Global Green Freight Action Plan

Dramatically reduce emissions of greenhouse gases, black carbon and air pollutants in the freight sector by 2025 through a greener and more energy efficient multimodal global supply chain


Low-Carbon Sustainable Rail Transport Challenge

Collectively reduce average global emissions from train operations by 50% by 2030 and 75% by 2050 based on 1990 levels


Municipal Solid Waste Initiative

Cities commit to ambitious actions to improve waste management practices resulting in significant SLCP emission reductions


Oil & Gas Methane Partnership

Reduce methane emissions in their operations by systematically surveying for nine key emission sources and publicly report the share of their operations being controlled for those sources


Science based targets

Adopt a science-based GHG emissions reduction target


Under 2 MOU

Reduce emissions by 80 to 95%, or limit to 2 metric tons CO2e per capita, by 2050


Urban Electric Mobility Initiative

Increase sale of electric vehicles by 30% by 2030 to achieve a 30% reduction of CO2 emissions in urban areas by 2050


WWF Climate Savers

Develop low, zero or carbon positive business models and demonstrate that reductions in greenhouse gas emissions can go hand-in-hand with economic growth