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The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Trade launches the 2nd edition of the EU Cities for Fair and Ethical Trade award
The purchasing decisions of EU citizens...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
In Europe, buildings account for over 40% of the total energy consumed and user behaviour accounts for a significant proportion of this. While many people are aware of the importance of saving energy, sometimes there can be a lack of understanding of where significant changes can be made. Codema, an energy agency set up by...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
The “SMARTA 2 – Demonstrators” project is set to design, pilot and assess smart, shared mobility solutions interconnected with public transport in four rural areas of Europe: East Tyrol (Austria), Trikala (Greece), Águeda (Portugal) and Brasov (Romania).
The type of services to be piloted (i.e. carpooling, carsharing and...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
The environmental concept of Nature Based Solution (NBS) has recently been identified by the E.U. as a strategic frame to help the development of sustainable cities. Nature4Cities (N4C) is one of the two research program selected and funded by the European Union in order to build a common ground for “NBS & Re-Naturing...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
The newly set-up EU City Facility is looking to contract country experts and national networks of local authorities to support the initiative at national level.
The new pan-European City Facility is set up under the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation of...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
The deadline to submit your application to the 2020 European Covenant of Mayors Awards is now 16 January.
You are proud of your Sustainable Energy (and Climate) Action Plan? Tell us more about it! Have you involved citizens and local stakeholders in the development of your plan? What financing sources have you been using?...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
On 11th December, the European Commission presented the European Green Deal, a comprehensive plan that includes 50 measures to bring Europe on a climate-neutral trajectory by 2050. The plan addresses the climate issues from an integrated and holistic perspective, by covering all sectors, from energy to transport, mobility,...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
The Covenant of Mayors Awards are a great opportunity to showcase the progress made and become a reference example for the whole Covenant Community and beyond.
Winners will be offered travel and accommodation to attend the 2020 Covenant of Mayors Ceremony that will take...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
ChangeNOW is an international event to boost the innovations that can have a positive impact on the world. This third edition will take place from 30 January to 1st February 2020 in Paris, at Grand Palais, the emblematic venue of the 1900 world expo.
It will bring...Διαβάστε περισσότερα
Depending on the internal organisation of single Member States, regions or local authorities are responsible of the development, implementation and reporting of Air Quality Plans.
Given the localised nature of the drivers and consequences of air pollution on citizens’ health, municipal and local authorities are often best...Διαβάστε περισσότερα