Climate change and mitigation strategies are currently being evaluated around the world. In the scope of Climate Action Plans, these reports are crucial to prove the feasibility and benefits of municipality-level climate change mitigation. Here you can find several local, national, and international reports that quantify climate problems and solutions.


Second Biennial Report of the United States of America: Under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (U.S. Department of the State)


National greenhouse gas inventory data for the period 1990-2013 (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) 


IPCC-AR5: Implications for Cities: Key Findings from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)

The Paris Declaration: Opportunity for bottom-up action in favour of the low carbon economy (World Summit of Regions for Climate, Road to Paris Towards COP21, Paris Climat 2015)

United States Climate Action Report 2014: First Biennial Report (U.S. Department of the State)

Climate Change 2014: Synthesis Report (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)

The Lima Dialogues: Local Government Climate Roadmap (ICLEI- Local Governments for Sustainability)


The President’s Climate Action Plan (Under President Barack Obama, Executive Office of the President)

Local governments in the run-up to Paris Climate 2015: from local stakeholders to global facilitators: Synthesis of a Parliamentary report submitted by Ronan Dantec, Senator for the Loire-Atlantique département, and Michel Delebarre, former Ministre d’État and Senator for the Nord département (French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Directorate for Communication and the Spokesperson’s Office)

Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)