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Mayors sign climate change charter

The Durban Climate Change Adaptation Charter has been adopted following the three-day Local Government Convention, on the side-lines of the COP17 conference.

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SA goes green at COP17

Government has launched the Green Economy Accord which aims to capture 2% of the estimated global green economy market in the next five years.

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SA is ready to welcome the world

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma is confident that all is in place to ensure the the COP 17 climate change summit will proceed smoothly and efficiently

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SA hopes for fair deal at COP17

SOUTH Africa seeks an outcome that is balanced, fair and credible which will preserve and strengthen the "multilateral rules based response to climate change"

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Climate train leads way to COP 17

GOVERNMENT and civil society have partnered to launch a "climate change train" to raise awareness across the country ahead of COP 17 in Durban.

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Clean cities drive aims to create jobs

THE 'Clean Cities and Towns' programme aims to produce thousands of green jobs and reduce levels of unemployment in the country's poorer communities.

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Role for local govt in climate change

DELEGATES gathered recently at the IBSA Local Government Dialogue on Climate Change to discuss the role of local governments in mitigating the ill-effects of climate change

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Need to ensure clean air

Local municipalities are being urged by government to integrate clean air campaigns into their Integrated Development Plans.

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Census 2011 is underway

Stats SA aims to gather the most comprehensive data ever about the country which will be used for improved future planning

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Mayors must tackle climate change

MUNICIPALITIES are preparing for the COP17 conference on climate change with information sharing sessions and capacity building programmes

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Tenders & proposals

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Request for Proposals: Content coordination and production of awareness raising material for climate change and sustainability/ green economy in the City of Tshwane
Close date: Friday, 30 May 2014
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Call for proposals: Understanding skills and capacity requirements to effectively plan and manage integrated rapid public transport networks
Closing date: Wednesday, 16 April 2014
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Call for proposals:Regulatory framework to promote energy efficiency in municipalities
Closing date: Friday, 04 April 2014
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Call for technical papers: Financial implications of transitioning to a green economy and adoption of climate action for cities
Closing date: Friday, 04 April 2014
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