Documentation: Regional Workshop Asia

The joint V-LED Asia and UN-Development Account Regional Workshop "Enhanced National Urban Policies and Vertical Integration: Governance - Capacities - Finance for Local Climate Action" took place on 4 - 6 February 2018 in Kuala Lumpur.

Visual Recording

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Workshop Report

Our two workshop reports summarise what we talked about and how we talked about it:

Workshop Participants


Workshop Presentations

Day 1 – Setting the Scene

Session 1 – Setting the Scene

  • Background to NUP and V-LED project / UN-HABITAT [.pdf]
  • International development frameworks & urban-related climate action/ UNESCAP [.pdf]
  • Global and local climate governance/ adelphi [.pdf]

Day 2 – Support for Local Climate Action: Multi-Level Climate Governance and National Urban Policies

Session 2 – Understanding Multi-Level Governance

  • Multi-Level Climate Governance: Instruments to Support Local Climate Action; examples from Philippines and Vietnam/ adelphi & UN-HABITAT [.pdf]
  • The German National Climate Initiative and instruments of multi-level climate governance in Germany/ GIZ [.pdf]

Session 3 – Investigating How National Urban Policies Can Support Multi-Level Governance

  • NUP in the context of NUA, SDGs, and other Global Agreements/ UNESCAP [.pdf]

Session 4 – Contributing to Urban Climate Action

  • The example of the climate action pioneer Mannheim/ City of Mannheim [.pdf]

Day 3 – Creating Opportunities

Session 5 – Getting Insights on Climate Finance

  • Climate Finance for Local Climate Action/ GGGI [.pdf]

Session 6 – Learning from Working Case Studies

  • Vietnam Country Case / UN-HABITAT Vietnam [.pdf]
  • Philippines Country Case/ Climate Change Commission Philippines [.pdf]

Session 7 – Relating to Own Experience

  • From policy to practice: managing change with actors/ adelphi [.pdf]