Mayor: Wilson Mamae
Honiara is the capital city of Solomon Islands, situated on the northwestern coast of Guadalcanal, with a population of over 84,000 people. As a low-lying islands in the Pacific region, concerted action on climate change is a significant priority for Honiara City Council, as demonstrated through their commitment to the Global Covenant of Mayors. Read more about Honiara City Council here.
The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy is an international alliance of cities with a shared long-term vision of promoting voluntary action to combat climate change and transition to low-emission and resilient societies. The Global Covenant now includes over 9,130 cities from 120 countries, representing over 775 million people and 10.55% of the total global population, and is the largest global network of councils leading action on climate change.