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New SIMPLA guidelines for harmonising sustainable energy and mobility plans

New guidelines published by SIMPLA, the project offering local authorities an innovative, comprehensive approach to bringing together their energy and mobility plans, provide a practical, step-by-step tool to guide the harmonisation process vital to the long-term efficiency of these plans.

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publication date : 17-01-2019

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URBACT III call for Action Planning open!

URBACT released its final URBACT III call for Action Planning networks on January 7th. The focus is on collaborative networks of cities to co-design integrated action plans on urban poverty, mobility, digital transitions etc.

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publication date : 11-01-2019

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Be part of the best European energy projects at EU Sustainable Energy Week Awards

© European Union, 2018. LIFE projects tackling energy issues can now compete for the next EU Sustainable Energy Week Awards.

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publication date : 21-12-2018

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publication date : 20-12-2018

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Covenant of Mayors city-twinning programme 2018/19: 5 EUROCITIES members selected

Bologna, Braga, Nice Metropole, Turku and Vilnius have been selected to take part in a peer-learning exchange on climate mitigation and adaptation at local level in the framework of the Covenant of Mayors city-twinning programme 2018/19.

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publication date : 19-12-2018

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publication date : 18-12-2018

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Report on research and innovation recommendations to support effective decarbonisation in the EU

The High-Level Panel of the European Decarbonisation Pathways Initiative has published its report on the role of research and innovation in achieving the objectives of the Paris Agreement, as well as R&I priorities that will give to the EU a competitive advantage in the decarbonisation race.

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publication date : 17-12-2018

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22 cities call for action during the climate conference in Katowice

If European countries want to seriously and effectively deal with climate change and other environmental issues, they need to make better use of the power of cities. This is the message 22 cities and four European city networks laid out in the Call for Action which was presented to the Patrick Child, Deputy Director General of DG Research and Innovation during the Climate Change Conference COP24 in the Polish city of Katowice.

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publication date : 11-12-2018

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publication date : 10-12-2018

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EUROCITIES event at COP24: How cultural heritage can contribute to sustainability

A side event we're organising with partners at COP24 in Katowice on 6 December will explore how cities can work together to boost sustainable and inclusive business innovation in cultural heritage to raise ambitions in tackling climate change.

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publication date : 05-12-2018