The World Alliance for Low Carbon Cities is open to cities, companies and research institutes committed to furthering the global fight to mitigate the effects of climate change. 

Members gain the possibility to influence policy and standard-making and thus to better position themselves in the growing low-carbon technology and services market.

Membership is contingent upon acceptance of the Alliance’s Articles of Operation, fulfillment of the applicable membership fee, and approval by the Alliance’s Board.

The Alliance provides four levels of membership, membership privileges and fees vary by level:

- Premium Membership (Lead Sponsors)

- Corporate Membership

- Government Membership

- NGO and research institution membership

Learn more about the various levels of membership in the Alliance’s Articles of Operation.

A list of the Alliance's current members can be found in the Members section.

If you are considering joining the Alliance please contact us for more information.

Programs

Reframing City Districts (ReCiDi)

A research project conducted by the Universities of Turku and Tampere which aims to form a new conceptual framework which will help shape the collective identity and common vision necessary to realize the future low-carbon and sustainability targets.

Systemic Architectures for Sustainable Urban Innovation (SASUI)

An action learning and research project conducted by Aalto University and the University of Tampere which aimed to form a better understanding of the architectural requirements for successful innovation projects.