The Local Councillor's Network session focusses on the question of local climate policies - after COP 22 in Marrakesh, but also after Trump, Brexit and other developments that seem to severely endanger the fight against climate change. We will discuss the outcomes of this year's COP and new challenges and opportunities for tackling climate change at a local level.
Polish Greens, participant of COP 22
Chairwoman of the Green Zone Foundation, a member of the Green Party Warsaw. Sociologist, computer programmer, an expert on methods of organization, and diplomat.
Ecolo, alderman in Watermael-Boitsfort, Brussels
Benoît Thielemans is alderman for energy, housing and informatics in Watermail-Boitsfort. He is a teacher at the faculty of architecture of the Université Libre de Bruxelles, and is responsible for the research center for sustainable architecture.