Skip to main content

Our leadership and governance

The Under2 Coalition is led by a group of co-chairs and supported by a Steering Group to ensure the coalition is diverse and globally representative.

Our leadership



Nicola Sturgeon MSP, First Minister, Government of Scotland


Sihle Zikalala, Premier of KwaZulu-Natal


Governor Yang Seung-jo, Governor of Chungnam Province

Latin America

Governor Mauricio Kuri González, Government of Querétaro

North America

Governor Gavin Newsom, Government of California

Under2 Co-Chairs

Global Ambassadors

Jerry Brown, Former Governor of California

Franz Untersteller, Former Minister of the Environment, Climate and the Energy Sector, Baden-Württemberg

Under2 Coalition - Global Ambassadors

Steering Group members, 2020 - 2022

  • Basque Country, Spain                               
  • Baden-Württemberg, Germany
  • Catalonia, Spain
  • Emilia-Romagna, Italy
  • Hawai’i, USA
  • Lombardy, Italy
  • Minnesota, USA
  • North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Pastaza, Ecuador
  • Québec, Canada
  • São Paulo, Brazil
  • South Australia, Australia
  • Victoria, Australia
  • Wales, UK
  • Yucatán, Mexico


Under2 Coalition Governance - Terms of Reference.pdf

Size: 308.99 KB

Date added: 31/03/22

Under2 Coalition Terms of Reference