Support for the Brazilian National Agenda for Sustainable Urban Development - Internationale Climate Initiative (IKI)
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Support for the Brazilian National Agenda for Sustainable Urban Development

As of: April 2020

Objective and activities

The project aims at supporting the implementation of strategies for integrated sustainable urban development by federal/state/local actors. Strategies for mitigation and adaptation will be included, as well as urban-rural nexus and the important role of intact ecosystems, providing essential services for urban development. Existing regulations/tools/guidelines will be improved, expanded and tested through pilot projects. The approaches of integrated sustainable urban development will be integrated into public policies, city-oriented programs and funding lines. Training and dissemination activities will be designed to enable the application of these approaches by a wider range of communities and cities. In the medium run, cities will be able to comply with sustainability and climate change issues, as well as recognizing their crucial role as actors for implementing climate change policies. In addition, the GER-BRA Urbanization Partnership will support learning and exchange processes.

Project data


Implementing organisation:
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Partner institution(s):
  • Ministry of Cities Brazil, Ministry of Environment - Brazil
  • Ministry of Cities Brazil,Ministry of Environment - Brazil

BMU grant:
5.000.000,00 €

07/2017  till  03/2022

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