The scheduled biennial LOCS Congress series that is taking place in Dar es Salaam Tanzania for the 1st time but a second time in Africa.
As per our article on ICLEI scheduled for Tanzania
General images from event
It is proudly hosted by the Dar es Salaam City Council in association of Association of Local Authorities Tanzania (ALAT). It is scheduled for 30th October - 1st November,2013 at Kunduchi Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam.
The congress provides a unique and accessible platform for companies engage directly with African local leaders, their associations, national governments, scientists, technical experts, development partners, business, industry and civil society.
These bodies meet at LOCS to engage on the complex issues and innovative solutions related to urbanisation in Africa through the broad context of climate change. Congress themes include a strong emphasis on local leadership, financing and accelerated integrated action at the local and subnational level, underpinned by a special focus on the water-food-energy nexus as pivotal pillars towards climate resilience in Africa.