The City of Los Angeles (City) Bureau of Sanitation (LASAN) is continuing its work to develop its Climate Change Reporting and Mitigation Program. This work will put the City in a more proactive position to actively manage and reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, in line with the City Council’s motions and the Mayors Sustainability pLAn and Green New Deal.
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Climate Action and Adaptation Plan Training: ICLEI provided in-person training for Los Angeles City staff on Climate Action Planning. The training focused on the following topics:
•Climate equity and community driven processes;
•5 Milestone Process: Data Driven Planning;
•Inventory: what sectors are usually measured, what it can tell you, determining trends; emissions forecasting and emissions reduction planning;
•Vulnerability assessment: criteria to consider, sectors, ranking; ensuring relevance by including the correct stakeholders (e.g., community members); place-based, model-informed, expert-driven, transparent;
•Best practices in the process and structure; and
•Action monitoring and report.