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March 3, 2015

The Senate of the Republic, Mexico

Meeting with the Council of environmental and climate protection network "Red Sinergia Azul por el Medio Ambiente"

On February 25, 2015 was conducted a meeting between the "Red Sinergia Azul por el Medio Ambiente" and the Head of the Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America, Dr. Christian Hübner. more…

March 3, 2015

Climate Change

Sustainability Challenges and Opportunities for Mexican Cities

Around 30 Mexican cities gathered at the Museum of Mexico City, on 26 February to discuss the issue of sustainability in a workshop held by CDP with the support of the KAS. Read the report of the event here. more…

February 12, 2015

Climate Change

Sustainability Challenges and Opportunities for Mexican Cities

Around 25 Mexican cities will gather at the Museum of Mexico City, on 26 February to discuss the issue of sustainability in a workshop held by CDP with the support of the KAS. more…

January 28, 2015

"Global Go To Think Tank Report 2014"

KAS: First place in the category "Best Think Tank Network"

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. achieved excellent results in the latest edition of the “Global Go To Think Tank Index of 2014”, published by the University of Pennsylvania. The Foundation made first place in the category “Best Think Tank Network”. more…

January 6, 2015

Regional Programme under new management

At the beginning of this year, Dr. Christian Hübner takes over the management of the Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change in Latin America. A shift of the seat of the Regional Programme from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Lima, Peru also took place. more…

December 19, 2014

KAS at COP20

At the climate conference Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung supported actors from the private sector and local governments. Both are important parties in the process of a new bottom up approach within the climate negotiations that stands in contrast to previous top down attempts. more…

December 17, 2014

Seizing opportunities for collaboration between cities and business for sustainable economies

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung supports this study, written by CDP, which examines responses to an annual survey on climate change from 46 city governments in Latin America. more…

December 17, 2014

Urban Sustainability: Experiences in Latin America

ICLEI and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation present the publication "Urban Sustainability: Experiences in Latin America" on specific cases of urban sustainability in different topics. The objective of this study is to inspire cities in the region and the world to rethink their approaches to development. The study is available in Spanish and Portuguese. more…

November 28, 2014

Latin America and COP20

2014 presents a unique opportunity to reposition the region on the international agenda of environmental issues since Peru will host in December, the 20th Conference of Parties to the UN Convention on Climate Change. The report, available for download, provides an overview of the subject in Latin America. more…

November 27, 2014

COP 20 - Official Side Event

CDP Cities Latin America´s Study Lauch

KAS and CDP organize an official side event in the context of the COP20 for the launch of its study "Seizing Opportunities for Collaboration Between Cities and Business for Sustainable Economies". more…