• THE 3 MAIN ACTORS

    Develop an institutional environment favorable to long-term investments

    The R20 is a public partner - aiming to help develop long-term and bankable projects at the sub-national level.

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  • TECHNOLOGIES IN ACTION

    Clean technologies: a green revolution

    The use of long-lasting technologies stimulates local economies, creates new jobs, protects natural resources and improves public health.

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  • REGIONS IN ACTION
    REGIONS IN ACTION

    Mobilize the regions of the world to be the leaders for green growth

    The R20 supports regions to develop policy and a portfolio of bankable projects for transitioning to the green economy.

  • FINANCE IN ACTION

    Public - Private investors: partners for the green economy

    Through a robust network of public - private investors the R20 facilitates investments in low-carbon projects within the member regions.

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  • LATEST NEWS FROM R20

    Keep up-to-date with our latest activities

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 Welcome to the
 R20 website

 

R20 Regions of Climate Action is a non-profit organization founded in 2010 by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and other global leaders in cooperation with the United Nations.

R20 is a coalition of partners led by regional governments that work to promote and implement projects that are designed to produce local economic and environmental benefits in the form of reduced energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions; strong local economies; improved public health; and new green jobs. These local actions can help the world achieve our shared global environmental and economic goals.

Featured news

Featured projects

Gitega, Burundi. In the outskirts of Burundi's second largest city, Gitega, R20 and local partner CIRID launched a solar...

Oran, Algeria: The R20 is working with the Wilaya of Oran in Algeria towards an objective of "zero waste" for the region....

Brazil: Since 2013, the R20 Hub in Brazil has been leading a large-scale LED street lighting program covering 13 cities and 1.5 million...

New: Scaling Up - Local to Global Climate Action

New: Climate Finance - A Status Report & Action Plan

Contact Information

R20 Headquarters
48 Chemin Du Grand Montfleury
CH 1290 Versoix, Geneva, Switzerland
Phone: +41 22 755 65 45
Fax: +41 22 755 65 49
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R20 USA
1223 Wilshire Blvd., #776
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Phone: +1 310-664-0300
Fax: +1 310-664-0305
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