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It is easy to join the LEDS LAC Platform. Membership is voluntary, cost-free, and unlimited in duration. Membership is open to organizations, individuals and governments working to promote LEDS within Latin America and the Caribbean.

We encourage both individual membership to join the community of LEDS practitioners and organizational membership to share information on and foster collaboration with activities of your organization.

To become member and join multiple other organizations and individuals already engaged in the Platform, you must first review the Operating principles of the Platform and indicate your acceptance of these principles.

1. Benefits

Benefits of joining LEDS LAC:

  • A network for regional peer exchange, knowledge-sharing, and collaboration on LEDS;
  • Receive E-newsletters and other updates on LEDS topics and best practices;
  • Access to training, technical assistance, capacity building, and other in-person and online resources on key LEDS topics;
  • A way to leverage resources and promote synergies – avoiding duplication of efforts;
  • Engaging in shaping the vision and activities of this dynamic and evolving partnership, which is becoming the go to place for LEDS learning, innovation, and acceleration action

By becoming a member of LEDS LAC you also become a member of LEDS GP and gain access to the following benefits:

  • Participate in topical working groups and events to engage in peer learning and collaboration on climate resilient low emission development. For a full list, please accesshttp://ledsgp.org/about/how
  • Access advisory services on topics such as: finance, LEDS analysis, energy, transportation and waste measures.

2. Roles of the members

We encourage LEDS LAC members to:

  • Share information, experiences, and lessons on LEDS initiatives and activities;
  • Participate in and/or lead activities supported by the LEDS LAC Platform including workshops, webinars, and other forums and actively seek to apply learning from these activities to your LEDS-related work.
  • Conduct outreach to broaden awareness, participation, and support for LEDS LAC activities and initiatives
  • Review and provide feedback on the LEDS LAC activities, products and services.
  • Collaborate on resources development and improvement.
  • Join topical working groups of interest. http://ledsgp.org/about/how

3. Membership Process

It is easy to join the LEDS LAC Platform. Membership is voluntary, cost-free, and unlimited in duration.

We encourage both individual membership to join the community of LEDS practitioners and organizational membership to share information on and foster collaboration with activities of your organization.

To become member and join multiple other organizations and individuals already engaged in the Platform, you must first review the operating principles and indicate your acceptance of these principles.

4. Platform Principles

The Latimer House Principles provide a guiding structure for activities of the LEDS Global Partnership. All members are requested to agree to the following principles for the partnership:

Principles Relating to LEDS Content and Approaches:

  • Place development priorities first and design LEDS activities to advance climate-compatible development, including enhanced climate resilience
  • Ensure that LEDS support is country-led and builds lasting capacity in partner institutions
  • Integrate LEDS with current sectorial development programs
  • Encourage broad stakeholder engagement in LEDS processes, including a range of government departments, the private sector, and NGOs
  • Design LEDS to accelerate and scale up flows of private and public investment in development priorities

Principles Relating to How the Partnership Functions:

  • Enable the exchange of and engagement with diverse perspectives
  • Tap the power of collaboration as a force multiplier in achieving common goals
  • Recognize and support developing country leadership
  • Foster open peer to peer learning and exchange, including sharing and collaborating on development of methods and tools, and delivery of training, and technical assistance
  • Encourage and support innovative approaches to climate compatible development, including consideration of new methods, broader dialogue with new players, experimentation, and incorporation of lessons learned
  • Build complementary linkages with current related activities and programs
  • Promote cooperation and learning at regional and sectorial levels in addition to a global forum
  • Establish relationships with international business and investment groups, donor programs, and NGO networks that can be sources of support for implementation of LEDS.
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