Climate Summit for Local Government

Sept 6-8, 2023 | Melbourne



Cities Power Partnership Introductory Webinar

25 Aug 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online via Zoom

The Cities Power Partnership is Australia’s largest network of local councils leading the way to a thriving, zero emissions future. This free program provides local governments the tools, connections and momentum to take meaningful action on climate change and capitalise on the global shift to a clean economy.

Attend this webinar to hear about how your council can benefit from joining Cities Power Partnership, including through access to:

  • Networking and collaboration opportunities
  • Hundreds of resources in our Knowledge Hub
  • Monthly webinars and expert briefings
  • Media training and profiling


This introductory webinar will include climate change communications training for council staff and elected officials, usually reserved for Cities Power Partnership member councils.


Dr Portia Odell
Dr Portia Odell

Dr Portia Odell

Director, Cities Power Partnership

Dr Odell will present an update on the leading actions Australian cities and towns are taking to create vibrant, zero emissions communities. She will provide an overview of Cities Power Partnership membership benefits, requirements and the process for joining.

Victoria Fratin
Victoria Fratin

Victoria Fratin

Communications Advisor, Cities Power Partnership

Victoria will present strategies to help you effectively communicate the case for urgent action on climate change within your council, including: top tips on how to effectively communicate climate change; how to have more productive conversations on climate; and strategies to get buy-in for climate projects and programs