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24/05/2019

RAMCC technical team initiated consults to municipalities in order to create an electromobility project

The proposal's goal is to promote the development of electric mobility so as to reduce the emissions of greenhouse-effect gases associated with fossil fuel-based transportation.   Ver más...

24/05/2019

The Intendant of San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Manuel Passaglia, signed the agreement of adhesion to the RAMCC.

The activity was held at the municipal government headquarters on Friday, May 24.   Ver más...

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21/05/2019

The municipality of Los Molles finished their first Green House Gasses Emission Inventory.

With the efforts of a technicallocal team and the support of the RAMCC secretary, they were able to reach their goal.   Ver más...

21/05/2019

A visit to Bogdan Anton and his team at the Department of Energy Efficiency in Romania.

The exchange aims to strengthen the ties between RAMCC and the Romanian entity.   Ver más...

21/05/2019

A new ecological feeder for dogs is now available in the Green Lung of the city of San Lorenzo.

The device works with solar energy and releases balanced feed when in one of its four mouths, plastics, batteries, glasses, and aluminium are thrown away.   Ver más...

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19/05/2019

More and more rosarinos separate waste

In the northwest area there are more than 7,500 households that incorporated this habit that generates an environmental, social and economic impact.   Ver más...

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16/05/2019

Paraná City neighbors won different awards by participating in the Eco Exchange.

They gathered more than 1,500 kilos of paper, cardboard, plastic, fabric and glass, among others. Around 100 families participated in the activity. As an incentive, 10 families earned tickets in the SUBE and a PC was raffled.   Ver más...

16/05/2019

Mayor Posse and students of the San Juan el Precursor High School planted trees in the Public Park of Puerto de San Isidro.

They placed native trees of some 13 different species, starting a new stage of planting that it already takes more than 300 specimens, among trees and bushes.   Ver más...

13/05/2019

Solar highways shake the world's infrastructure

Half a dozen solar roads change the vision to infrastructures. Tracks can not only serve to circulate with vehicles but can also have other functionalities, such as generating clean energy.   Ver más...

12/05/2019

The Cámbium Foundation from Misiones and the RAMCC entered into a new agreement.

The purpose is to strengthen the municipal actions regarding the adaptation to and mitigation of the climate change.   Ver más...

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11/05/2019

Morón already has its first inventory of Greenhouse Gases.

The Environment Director of the Municipality, Maria Flavi Buono, reported the completion of this important work.   Ver más...

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10/05/2019

The first date of the Provincial Tournament of electric cars, “Potencia E”, was developed in Oberá.

Many young boys and girls representing different technical high schools of the province of Misiones took part in this tournament. The event took place in the streets of the city and in the presence of a great audience who accompanied the effort of the students.   Ver más...

09/05/2019

In the face of climate change, the Argentine Network of Municipalities trains employees in Paraná.

The seminar takes place in the Casa de la Costa, with the training of community workers from different areas, mainly Civil Protection and Sustainable Environment. Sergio Varisco supported this initiative to improve the municipal employee.   Ver más...

09/05/2019

The city of Neuquén will take definite actions to promote a sustainable mobility.

The Council approved the modification of the 10383 ordinance, which states the fee waiver of patents for the period of three years to electric and alternative vehicles.   Ver más...

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07/05/2019

San Antonio de Areco reaches 63 m2 of green space per inhabitant (without counting trails), and continues adding.

In San Antonio de Areco, although we are surrounded by Argentine countryside, in the national capital of tradition, we strive to have more and more green square meters per inhabitant within the urban area.   Ver más...

06/05/2019

The RAMCC offers technical support to the University of de Northwest of Buenos Aires Province for their research into their Carbon Footprint

The branches of UNNOBA in the cities of Junin, Pergamino, BABA and Rojas will be assessed for the year 2017.   Ver más...

06/05/2019

Three young representatives of Municipalities of RAMCC are in Romania participating in a exchange programme.

The Local Youth Leaders take part in the “Start-up Explorers” a project of Eramus Plus.   Ver más...

06/05/2019

Climatic change: storms will be more intense in Cordoba

Specialists discussed the effect of global warming in the province of Cordoba and the upland area for the next decade. They insist in the necessity of taking adaptation measures in every locality and region.   Ver más...

06/05/2019

San Martín de los Andes was the venue of Northern Patagonian Regional Forum of Mayors against Climate Change

During the two days of intense work in the Municipal Hall, near a houndred people shared their various experiences on public policies against climate change. Among the participants were various spokespeople from municipalities from the Patagonian region and Argentina, as well as experts, spokespeople from private and public institutions, and neighbours of San Martín de los Andes   Ver más...

05/05/2019

The commune of Soldini defines its Access plan to Environmental Action.

On Thursday the second of May, the major focal points of the project were defined in the presence of Communal President Alejandro Luciani and representatives of the different municipal areas.   Ver más...

05/05/2019

Sustainable Cordoba: The Palace 6 de Julio has its own green terrace.

Among other benefits, it lowers the temperature of the building and holds the rainwater.   Ver más...

04/05/2019

In the middle of the Puna, the largest solar mega plant in South America advances.

It will generate about 300 Mw of electricity to supply 120,000 homes. They hope it will be operational before the end of the year and financing is already being negotiated to expand it. It will save Jujuy about $1 billion a year.   Ver más...

04/05/2019

Sustainable Territory of the Rosario Department met once more.

Representatives of the Soldini, Uranga and Coronel Domínguez Localities attended the meeting and important advances were made on the strategy.   Ver más...

04/05/2019

The Municipality of Tilisarao finalized its first inventory of Greenhouse Gases.

The report was made following the Protocol of Greenhouse Gases (GPC), used internationally by the cities.    Ver más...

03/05/2019

Local governments in pursuit of Climate Finance: state of the issue, challenges and opportunities

Cities gained leadership in climate action as a result of direct intervention in the territory and proximity to the neighbours and institutions. Greenhouse gas emissions are significant there, and the impact of climate change is most visible in their territories.   Ver más...

03/05/2019

Misiones: Both the Ministry of Energy and the Ministry of Ecology signed an agreement with the RAMCC.

Last Thursday, on May 2nd, the local Government of Misiones –represented by both the Ministry of Energy and the Ministry of Ecology and Renewable Natural Resources- signed an agreement which set forth the basic guidelines to develop an alliance among such departments and the RAMCC.   Ver más...

03/05/2019

The climate financing strategy of the Municipalities from Argentina gets stronger.

With the signature of its mayor, Maximiliano Suescun, the municipality of RAUCH adheres to the RAMCC Escrow.   Ver más...

30/04/2019

The City Hall of Alpa Corral finished its inventaries of greenhouse gas emissions from 2014 and 2016

The study was performed by municipal staff with the support of the executive office technical team of RAMCC.   Ver más...

29/04/2019

The Municipality of San Isidro presented the topic of sustainable cities at the convention.

Leandro Martín, sub-secretary of Urban Hygiene, spoke about the sustainable policies successfully applied in the municipality at the event Smart City Buenos Aires, carried out in the City of Buenos Aires   Ver más...

29/04/2019

1st Conference on Native Plants from Córdoba, Conservation and Climate Change in Villa General Belgrano.

200 people participated on April 12 and 13 in this first conference that had a strong focus on the reality of Cordoba and particularly in the region of the Valle de Calamuchita.   Ver más...

29/04/2019

The international workshop ‘Building capacities: New Urban Agenda and Development of Smart- Cities’ was carried out

This workshop was organized by the international programme of Urban Cooperation (IUC- LAC) of the European Union, the ‘Red Argentina de Municipios’ against Climate Change and the Rosario Municipality, with the support of the ONU habitat and the National Environment department, the 23, 24 and 25th of April.   Ver más...

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22/04/2019

The global fight against climate change gains momentum in London.

A civil disobedience movement paralyzes the city through the blockade of key locations for one week and makes visible the environmental crisis. More than 1000 people have been arrested.   Ver más...

22/04/2019

Production of native tree species by Municipality at tree nursery in Villa Carlos Paz

Since January 2018, the municipality of Villa Carlos Paz has had this facility built in an "environmental classroom".   Ver más...

20/04/2019

Finance Ministers Join Forces to Raise Climate Ambition

Launch of New “Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action”   Ver más...

20/04/2019

On two wheels around the world

Nowadays there is more and more cities that are encouraging the use of bicycle as urban transport.   Ver más...

18/04/2019

Electric skateboards arrive at Buenos Aires

From July, there will be a pilot-test of these rental vehicles. There will be a basic fare, similar to the initial fare of taxis, of about $25 and then it will cost between $6 and $10 per minute.   Ver más...

17/04/2019

The Municipality of Lavalle performs the differentiated collection of pet containers.

The activity is made within the project “GIVE OTHER END TO YOUR DISPOSABLE CONTAINER”   Ver más...

17/04/2019

The Environment Department of the Municipality of Lavalle has planted more than 400 trees.

The plantations were carried out in maternity gardens, neighborhood entities, neighborhood unions, private institutions, sports clubs, and private homes of the Department.   Ver más...

17/04/2019

The city of Pérez [Santa Fe, Argentina] started working on its Plan for Climatic Action.

On April, 5th, the Department for Environmental Issues of the city, through its coordinator, DéboraAjún, and together with the RAMMC (Red Argentina de MunicipiosFrente al CambioClimático) [Argentine Net of Municipalities on Climate Change], carried out the first training workshop within the Plan for Climatic Action for that municipality.   Ver más...

17/04/2019

Renewal of the agreement on forestry surveybetween the borough of Rafaela and UTN University

The document was signed by the mayor Luis Castellano, the Secretary of Public Spaces and Services, Daniel Ricotti and Oscar David, dean of the UTN University – Facultad Regional Rafaela.   Ver más...

16/04/2019

The Municipal Garden Centre of Villa General Belgrano starts up.

The official presentation of the Garden Centre was done on Tuesday 16th, within the framework of the First Session about Native Plants from Córdoba, Conservation and Climate Change.   Ver más...

16/04/2019

Objective a million trees: specimens are delivered in Buratovich square of the city of Rosario.

Rosario today has almost 220 thousand trees in its streets   Ver más...

16/04/2019

More than 3,000 people have attended the training workshop on climate mitigation and adaptation action.

Precisely, 3,107 people in aggregate, mainly from Latin America and the Caribbean, participated, through the Webinars, in the training workshops promoted by the Argentine Network of Municipalities against Climate Change (RAMCC for its spanish acronym).   Ver más...

11/04/2019

Green Points and differentiated garbage collection in the neighborhood Cuatro Horizontes.

Starting Monday, April 15, the Municipality of Villa General Belgrano will install the first Green Points of the town.   Ver más...

11/04/2019

Government officials of six cities attached to RAMCC have gathered at the town hall of Juana Koslay to make their local plans for climate action.

Facing problems of climate change, the government institutions play roles even more central to beat it.   Ver más...

07/04/2019

Reforesting the farming pampa to combat climatic change.

The authorities of the commune of Maggiolo implemented a land management plan   Ver más...

07/04/2019

RAMCC participated in the First Convention of the Argentine Northwest against Climate Change

The Mayor of Rosario de la Frontera, Gustavo Solís, hosted the First Convention of the Argentine Northwest against Climate Change.   Ver más...

05/04/2019

The Municipality of Sáenz Peña joined the Network of Municipalities in the face of Climate Change

It must accomplish a series of requirements for the benefit of the environment.   Ver más...

05/04/2019

San Isidro turned off its lights to raise awareness about climate change.

The Municipality joined the 13th edition of "The Earth Hour" to turn off the lighting of the Plaza Belgranode Villa Adelina, where there were thematic talks and shows lit with candles.   Ver más...

05/04/2019

The RAMCC Executive Secretariat has a new management team.

The project development and management team was organized with the incorporation of two young professionals.   Ver más...

05/04/2019

9 young people will travel to different destinations in Europe within the frame of the Erasmus Plus exchange program for young leaders.

The selected candidates were nominated with the endorsement of the municipalities that integrate the RAMCC.   Ver más...

05/04/2019

San Martín de los Andes systematizes the programs that will integrate your Local Climate Action Plan

The members of the Executive began the preparation of a draft of their LCAP.   Ver más...

04/04/2019

The Municipality of Salta accompanied the measurement of efficiency of transport modes.

The balance indicated that for distances of 6 km it´s more convenient to use the bicycle as a means of healthy and economic transportation. The activity was carried out from the Limache roundabout up to Juramento and Caseros.   Ver más...

01/04/2019

The inclusive plant nursery of Comuna Centeno keeps adding activities.

The job realized until now is successful and shows the responsibility participants who constitute the focal point have assumed.   Ver más...

01/04/2019

An environmentalist lawyer becomes Slovakia's first female president.

Zuzana Caputova obtains 58% of the votes and its rival, Marcos Sefcovic, European Commissioner supported by the current power gets the 42%.   Ver más...

31/03/2019

The municipality of Quemú Quemú is now a member of the Argentine Network of Municipalities against Climate Change.

The membership of this municipality in La Pampa province is essentialfor developing climate change adaptation and mitigation actions in coordination with other municipalities in the country.   Ver más...

30/03/2019

The Municipality inaugurated a new center for the classification of recyclable waste

The space, located on Boulevard Seguí at 3900, will be operated by social entrepreneurs and is another development for the management of urban hygiene.   Ver más...

30/03/2019

“Yes to a clean river” In San Isidro, 2700 kg (6000 pounds) or recyclables were collected.

The municipality summons the community to participate in an initiative that seeks to eliminate the plastic on the district coast. The project started this Saturday on Pacheco and the Martinez river and it will repeat on every third Saturday of each month.   Ver más...

29/03/2019

Europe banned single-use plastic in 2021

The European Parliament approved with 560 votes vs 35 the banning of single-use plastic that ends up in the forest or water courses   Ver más...

28/03/2019

Bell Ville Municipality: Decisions for the environment and against Climate Change.

Focused on the future, Carlos Briner management implements actions to reduce environmental damages and to promote awareness of the value of environmental care.   Ver más...

28/03/2019

San Miguel and Denmark working together against Climate Change.

UNEP-DTU Partnership and the Energy Efficiency Centre from Copenhagen visited the district and are seeking to replicate the actions and projects that have been developed by the Municipality in other local administrations.   Ver más...

28/03/2019

9 Municipalities in the region participated in the Camilo Aldao Climate Action Plan Development Workshop.

With the participation of 25 people from 9 municipalities, a new workshop on Local Climate Action Plans (PLACs) was held in March 27. With this activity, this planning process began which will be monitored by the RAMCC technical team during the rest of the year.   Ver más...

27/03/2019

With the recycling from ‘Lollapalooza’, trees will be planted in the district of San Isidro.

The local municipality agreed with the event’s organizers that the amount raised from the recycled materials be used for the plantation of various different species across the district.   Ver más...

27/03/2019

It has been launched a report about the benefits of some provinces to invest in renewable energy.

Buenos Aires, San Juan, Córdoba, Chubut, Catamarca and Mendoza provinces are best wighted by an innovative indicator that analyzes the level of development of renewable energies and its appeal to investment in all the 24 country jurisdictions.   Ver más...

26/03/2019

Olavarría goes on with the definition of its Climate Action Plan

The last March 12th, the Sustainable Development Management of the Secretary of Economic Development of Olavarría jointly with the Network of Municipalities in the face of Climate Change (RAMCC) carried out the first workshop in order to start making the Climate Action Plan for our municipality.   Ver más...

26/03/2019

Solar panels provide clean energy for the municipal building of Malabrigo.

The municipality of Malabrigo continues to aim at the leading spot in the transformation of the local energetic matrix. To accomplish this, PV (photovoltaic) panels have been installed on the roof of the municipal building that will provide %80 of its energy supply.   Ver más...

25/03/2019

Members of the Executive Secretariat of the RAMCC visited the commune of Chovet.

They were received by the Communal President, Sergio Busquet and the Secretary of Government, Gastón Lamarchesina.   Ver más...

25/03/2019

Morón officials welcomed Danish professionals who visited Argentina as part of the delegation led by the Queen of Denmark.

Authorities from the Copenhagen Energy Efficiency Center and RAMCC have met with Natalín Faravelli, Undersecretary of Management of the Government of Morón, to discuss initiatives to be adopted in the district.   Ver más...

24/03/2019

Dolores Municipality, the province of Buenos Aires, has finished with the process of elaboration of greenhouse gas inventories of the years 2014-2016.

The municipal team, together with the technicians of the Executive Secretariat of RAMCC (Argentine Network of Municipalities against Climate Change), implemented the study during the last months of 2018.   Ver más...

24/03/2019

Do Your Part: Paraná schools received awards and honors for recycling paper and cardboard

During the campaign the students collected almost 40 tons of material for recycling. The María Reina de la Paz Institute won the first place with 5,240 kilos collected. The event took place at the 3 de Febrero Theater and was attended by mayor Sergio Varisco.   Ver más...

24/03/2019

Salta endorsed its commitment to protect the environment

The Council took part in the National Assembly of Mayors (Asamblea Nacional de Intendentes) to tackle climate change   Ver más...

22/03/2019

RAMCC has signed a cooperation agreement with the Senate of the Province of Buenos Aires.

The Vice Governor of the Province of Buenos Aires, Dr Daniel Salvador, presided the act that led to the signing of a cooperation agreement between the legislative institution and the Argentine Network of Municipalities against Climate Change.   Ver más...

22/03/2019

In Venado Tuerto, the construction of the future biogas station advances in a steady pace.

Freyre, the Intendant, led the visit to the place where the Seeds Energy entrepreneurship is being developed.   Ver más...

21/03/2019

UNEP DTU signs MoU with RAMCC for energy efficiency initiatives

The signing of the MoU by Peter Skotner, Deputy Director of UNEP DTU Partnership and Mr. Ricardo Bertolino of Asociación Civil Red de Acción Climática (ACRAC) took place during the Danish State visit to Argentina, in the presence of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark as well as Mr. Nicolás Dujovne, Argentinian Minister for Finance.   Ver más...

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21/03/2019

The city of Salta calls it citizens in order to make its local plan for climatic action.

Two activities were conducted in the City Hall of the Municipality of Salta on March, 20th, both of them were organized by the Ministry of Environmental Issues and Public Services, headed by Gastón GALÍNDEZ, and coordinated by the RAMCC, through the representative of the technical team, Emanuel AYALA.   Ver más...

16/03/2019

The new municipal head office of Tilisarao has been inaugurated, which possess a sustainable and modern construction.

The cutting-edgedesign came up after a contest realized by the municipality and the College of Architects of San Luis.   Ver más...

15/03/2019

Four new municipalities join to RAMCC

The Mayors of San Vicente (Misiones,) Puerto Esperanza (Misiones,) San Guillermo (Santa Fe,) and Villa El Chocón (Neuquén) filed their incorporation agreement this weekend.   Ver más...

14/03/2019

The Argentine Network of Municipalities against the Climate Change (RAMCC) first opened a new office in Rosario.

The brand-new office is located at Junin 191. It was acquired with funds from the German Parliament after a meeting between RAMCC and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung.    Ver más...

14/03/2019

Mayors from all over Argentina gathered to address climate change.

The RAMCC [Argentine Municipality Network Against Climate Change (AMNACC)], gathered on the morning of March 14th at the Complejo Muzeológico in San Lorenzo.   Ver más...

11/03/2019

The Greenhouse gases inventory from Rauch was globally approved

In November 2018, there was a meeting in Rauch of the Argentine Network of Municipalities for Climate Change (RAMCC), where the presentation of the itinerary of the Greenhouse Gases in the town was made.   Ver más...

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10/03/2019

Chacabuco continue defining their Climatic Action Plan from now to 2030

The 1st of Match in the ‘Secretería de Producción’ of Chacabuco municipality, a workshop was carried out in order to start the Local Plan of Climatic Action of the current party.    Ver más...

09/03/2019

Energy Efficiency: local state commitment, a task for everyone.

Within the framework of the week of reflection on energy efficiency, at the Institute of Sustainable Development of Rafaela, the actions implemented in relation to this subject have been reinforced, and some of the habits were reviewed for the neighbours to consider, in order to reduce their consumption.   Ver más...

09/03/2019

In operations the first platform that generates energy with the movement of the tides

The tidal energy platform PLAT-I, installed by the British company Sustainable Marine Energy, has begun to generate power from tidal currents installed in Grand Passage, in Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada.   Ver más...

07/03/2019

San Antonio de Areco advances in waste management and seeks to set trends in the Region.

In eight years it was possible to transform an open dump, which had more than 20 families living there, to a landfill transfer center that receives solid urban waste from a city that is already conscientized.   Ver más...