Cities in Brazil
In 2008, the GTZ funded Local Renewables Model Communities Network project was expanded to include Brazil. Today, the Brazilian cities network is composed of two Model Communities, Betim and Porto Alegre, and a number of observer cities.
The following cities are committed to become 'Model Communities':
The cities are using a multi-pronged approach towards becoming a 'Model Community'. They concurrently actively seek political support for the initiative, engage their citizens in awareness activities and consult stakeholders groups with interest in Local Renewables.