To promote the follow-up of MedCoP21 commitments,
To state that the Mediterranean is a pertinent dimension to fight climate change,
To encourage multi-actor collaborations among Mediterranean stakeholders,
To coordinate the committment of Mediterranean stakeholders and to prepare a « Mediterranean of projects », allowing to design a road map for adaptation and mitigation.
The Mediterranean fully deserves to be called a climate hub. Ongoing transformations could have dramatic consequences in the short term, considering the demographic evolution… if we don’t act urgently.
More than 2000 committed organisations – cities and regions, companies, policymakers, civil society organisations, research / training centres and elected members of the Mediterranean States were represented in Tangiers, on 18th and 19th July 2016.
For a committed and strong action for climate and for a new environmental and climatic governance of Mediterranean regions.
A call to action adressed to the States, to the Cities and the Regions, to the Companies, to the Associations and NGO’s, to the Scholars and to the International Institutions, to scale up the fight against climate change and the adaptation to the ongoing evolutions in the Mediterranean!
It is a metamorphosis of governance and methods of collaboration that worked the MedCOP Climate 2016 Tangier in July 2016, and will work in Marrakech in November 2016, in Palermo in 2017 and in 2018 in Sousse.
The regional administrative authorities and major cities of the Mediterranean decide to give more ambition in their action. They now say that they are the appropriate level, through their direct action capabilities but also (...) Read more