The International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) is the world’s leading network of local and regional governments committed to sustainable development. Headquartered in Freiburg, Germany, its team of in-house sustainability and communications professionals works closely with ICLEI network cities, other networks and organizations.
ICLEI aims to accelerate local sustainable development and make real change. It assists cities, regions and public authorities to embed sustainable, circular and innovation criteria into public tenders directly and through collaboration projects.
ICLEI believes that local action drives global change and supports local and regional governments address the complex environmental, economic and social challenges.