sustainability

  •  environment

Apply now for the new call of the European Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy twinning programme

The call for a new edition of the twinning programme, which connects two cities facing similar climate change challenges, is now open and cities, regions and provinces have until 14 September to apply.

news

publication date: 01-08-2018

  •  environment

The 1st Covenant Cities in the Spotlight call is now open!

In the 10th year of the initiative, the Covenant of Mayors wishes to reward signatories that have been working within the Covenant framework and achieving remarkable progress in their local energy and climate action. Being a "Covenant City in the Spotlight" is a great opportunity to showcase the progress made and become a reference example for the whole Covenant Community and beyond.

news

publication date: 01-08-2018

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

BY&FORCITIZENS conference

BY&FORCITIZENS conference on “Smart Regeneration of Cities and Regions” will provide a forum to gain comprehensive insights into the opportunities and challenges conferred by further development of Smart Cities and Communities initiatives across Europe.

event

start date: 20-09-2018
end date: 21-09-2018

  •  environment

International Summit for Cities and Regions driving the Circular Economy in Lyon on 28th November 2018

On Wednesday 28th November 2018 Lyon will host an International Summit for Cities and Regions driving the Circular Economy. Cities from the whole world are invited to exchange their practices on how to develop a circular economy.

event

start date: 27-11-2018
end date: 28-11-2018

  •  environment

Lille equips its electricity supplier vehicles with sensors to analyse fine particles "hot spots" in the metropolitan area

POLLUTRACK is an innovative project aiming at fitting Lille Metropole’s electricity supplier vehicle fleet with onboard sensors to strengthen knowledge and the analysis of fine particles "hot spots" in the metropolitan area.

news

publication date: 26-07-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Global Parliament of Mayors annual summit 2018

Bristol will host the 2018 Global Parliament of Mayors' summit: Empowering Cities as Drivers of Change

event

start date: 21-10-2018
end date: 23-10-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

news

publication date: 18-07-2018

  •  mobility

Take part in the first Europe-wide Social Biking Challenge

The European Commission is launching its Social Biking Challenge this year from 16 September - start of EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK.

news

publication date: 16-07-2018

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

New Austrian presidency of the European Union announces policy priorities

The Austrian presidency of the council of the European Union, which started on 1 July 2018, has identified three main fields of action to help tackle the legitimacy crisis that the European Union is facing among citizens.

news

publication date: 13-07-2018

  •  environment
  •  mobility

Webinar: Planning a Sustainable City through Carbon Budgets

On Tuesday 25 September 2018 the Covenant of Mayors and Sharing Cities will organise a webinar on the topic "Planning a Sustainable City through Carbon Budgets".

event

start date: 25-09-2018
end date: 25-09-2018