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Speyer: Sustainability management


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Speyer: Sustainability management

  1. 1. SPEYER  Sustainability Management Sandra Süß, 05.12.2011 Local Agenda 21
  2. 2. Speyer (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany) <ul><li>About our city: </li></ul><ul><li>Middle-sized city (49.811 citizens) at the river rhine </li></ul><ul><li>In the centre of the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan area </li></ul><ul><li>Historical city centre with cathedral (world herritage) </li></ul><ul><li>Unique nature </li></ul><ul><li>We appreciate our natural and social ressources. </li></ul>photo: Klaus Landry Speyer supports sustainable development.
  3. 3. Sustainability is a cross-cutting task … <ul><li>… and concerning several areas of life: </li></ul>photo: city of Speyer Urban Planing: affordable living, housing and climate protection Mobility: traffic planing, especially bycycle traffic and local public transport Income, qualification and work: green economy, family friendly employment General cross-cutting tasks: finances, gender mainstreaming Consumption and supply: recycling, care facilities, fair trade and millenium goals Social affairs: Participation, Freedom from barriers Leisure time: leisure and tourism management, playing areas, nature conservation
  4. 4. How do get there? <ul><li>Implementing a sustainability management </li></ul><ul><li>in cooperation and supported by ICLEI – local goverments for sutainability </li></ul><ul><li>1st step: Sustainability report based on </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Indicators display development of life areas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Review every 3 to 5 years </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Next steps: Action program with projects </li></ul>graphic: LZU Agenda-Bausteine gives controll of a longlasting sustainable development.
  5. 5. Sustainability management Internal Coordination Group Chaired by Lord Mayor Hansjörg Eger <ul><li>Sustainability-Teams </li></ul><ul><li>Experts of the city council departments work on 7 topics </li></ul>Political Steering Group Chaired by Lord Mayor Hansjörg Eger Sustainability Report <ul><li>Participation of external actors </li></ul><ul><li>Societies and further groups </li></ul><ul><li>citizens </li></ul>Municipal council draft of sustainability report Set indicators with feedback and transparency cycle Our Structure is based on several steps:
  6. 6. photo: Klaus Venus Thanks for the support of Ministerium für Umwelt, Landwirtschaft, Ernährung, Weinbau und Forsten Rheinland-Pfalz and ICLEI, Champ!