The Inter-municipal Public Consortium of the Western Metropolitan Region of Sao Paulo (CIOESTE) was legally established in November 2013. It includes 8 of the 39 Municipalities of Metropolitan Sao Paulo; Barueri, Carapicuíba, Cotia, Itapevi, Jandira, Osasco, Pirapora Do Bom Jesus and Santana Do Parnaíaba.



CIOESTE is a governmental entity regulated by federal 11,107 issued on April 6th 2005 . The inter-municipal consortium is an agreement to cooperate on a common agenda having pooling efforts to achieve specific objectives:

  • Economic Regional Development
  • Infrastructure – Urban Development
  • Health – Human rights and social inclusion
  • Public Safety
  • Capacity Building
  • Education, Sport e Culture
  • Environment

Regulated by federal Law 11.107/2005

Multi level Governance

The Consortium entity stand for a new level of governance at the public sector in Brazil, and has a privileged position to dialogue with, cities, state and national officials as well as civil society actors.





  • UNFCCC – Climate Neutral Now
  • Real Assistance – Energy study and GHG 1st inventory
  • São Paulo State Climate Change Protocol
  • Brazilian Party at COP21
  • CAF Tech Assistance – Vulnerability Index
  • European Union Mission – TAIEF
  • Environmental Licensing Capacity Building
  • Biofuel Regional Plant
  • Mobility Plan
  • Convenant of Mayors

Accenture, Amazon, APC – American Power Convention Corporations, Atlântic Solutions, Azul Linhas Aéreas, Amil, Burger King, Capgemini – Consulting Tecnologies, Cielo, Ecolab Brasil, Fidellity, Gafisa, General Electric, GPTW, Dupont, Heinz / Kraft, Honeywell,  HP –Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Mary Kay,   Mc Donald´s, Neoris Pratical Visionaris, Sony, Under Armor, Verifone, Wal Mart, Xerox.


Connecting practitioners and policymakers through a network in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase resilience to climate change impacts, achieve social, economic and environmental development goals.



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