Alliance for Climate Action


Name of initiative Alliance for Climate Action
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NAZCA Initiative No
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Starting year 2018
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Organisational structure An alliance of alliances
Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation Alliance for Climate Action
Type of lead organisation NGO/Civil Society
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Description Alliances for Climate Action (ACA) is a global network of domestic multi-sector coalitions committed to supporting the delivery and enhancement of their countries’ climate goals. ACA connects cities, states, the private sector, investors, universities and civil society at the domestic level so that they can work with each other and with their national governments to drive climate action.
Objectives These actors will lead the way by setting ambitious climate goals, by collaborating to deliver action on the ground and by working together to strengthen climate action at a national level.
Activities The members will:

Take action individually, Collaborate with others at domestic level on joint climate actions, Encourage new actors to join, Champion higher ambition by engaging national governments, Build public support for climate action domestically and internationally, Support peer-to-peer learning, networking and knowledge sharing

One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

Function of initiative Political dialogue
Activity of initiative Awareness raising and outreach
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Participants Number Names
Members 7  
Companies 0
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 7 Alianza para la Acción Climática (Argentina):

Argentina's alliance brings together 20 local and provincial governments,  states,  companies,  banks,  universities,  farmers and civil society organizations committed to delivering and enhancing their country's climate goals. Together,  they represent more than 13 million citizens and over 30% of the nation's economy.

Japan Climate Initiative (Japan): The Japan Climate Initiative includes more than 478 leaders from companies,  banks,  local governments,  universities,  faith institutions,  and civil society organizations. All are committed to realizing a decarbonized society in Japan. Together,  they represent over 30% of the country's population,  emissions and power consumption.

Alianza para la Acción Climática de Guadalajara (Mexico): The alliance of over 85 Mexican entities from two of the three largest metropolitan areas in the country (Guadalajara and Monterrey) have pledged to help the national government enhance the country's national climate goals. Together,  they comprise leaders from state and local governments,  companies,  universities and civil society organizations.

We Are Still In (USA): The U.S. alliance joins more than 3,  900 signatories committed to supporting climate action to meet the Paris Agreement. Together,  they represent 155 million Americans,  across 50 states,  and $9.46 trillion in U.S. GDP.

Vietnam Coalition for Climate Action (Vietnam): The Vietnam Coalition for Climate Action brings together over 40 signatories across companies,  banks,  investors,  universities,  and civil society organizations committed to delivering Vietnam's climate goals.

Alliances for Climate Action South Africa (South Africa): Alliances for Climate Action South Africa includes 25 local governments,  investors,  and companies across South Africa that have come together to pursue net-zero emissions in their country by 2050.

Aliança pela Ação Climática (Brazil). Alliances for Climate Action-Brazil mobilizes 18 business leaders,  investors,  local and state authorities,  religious entities,  civil society organizations and youth. Together,  ACA-Brazil aims to work with its members to achieve a resilient net zero society for all Brazilians.

National states 0
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 0
Intergovernmental organisations 0
Financial Institutions 0
Faith based organisations 0
Other members 0
Supporting partners 7 C40 cities (USA),  CDP,  Climate Action Network (United Kingdom),  The Climate Group (United Kingdom),  Fundacion Avina (Panama),  We Mean Business (USA),  WWF (Switzerland)
Number of members in the years
Have only national states as participators No


Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
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Last update: 2 July 2021 11:55:43

Not only have national states as participators