news for circular economy

  •  environment

Response to the Public Consulation on the EU Action Plan 'Towards a Zero Pollution Ambition for air, water and soil'

In the European Green Deal Communication, published in December last year, the Commission announced its intention to protect Europe’s citizens and ecosystems and to move towards a zero pollution ambition. To do so, the Commission will publish a Zero Pollution Action Plan in Spring 2021.

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publication date : 20-11-2020

  •  environment

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publication date : 28-10-2020

  •  economy
  •  environment

Open for registration: Healthy Thriving Inclusive Cities workshop 1

The objective of this workshop is to develop a set of concrete themed activities that Eurocities members could take forward to work on in 2021 based around our strategic framework.

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publication date : 29-09-2020

  •  environment

WG Waste Online Meeting

On Wednesday 14 October from 10:30 to 15:00 our next WG Waste online meeting will take place, In this meeting we will discuss several topics such as: waste management and circular economy, separating collection of municipal waste, glass collection and treatment, plastics and the Green City Accord.

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publication date : 25-09-2020

  •  environment
  •  mobility

EGCN webinar series: sustainable urban development

The European Green Capital Network has a new series of webinars to join up all cities and relevant stakeholders with EGCN experts to discuss sustainable urban development and the findings of their related toolkits of policy recommendations and strategies.

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publication date : 24-08-2020

  •  environment

Circular economy offers a path to sustainable recovery

The post COVID-19 recovery plan should be huge, as its effects on people and economy have, in many cases been devastating. To guarantee resilience over the long term, it must also fully support the green transition.

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publication date : 16-07-2020

  •  cooperation
  •  environment

100% renewable, your city toolkit

Cities need to think and act beyond their borders, consider the social and technological aspects in urban planning, and harness the ideas and potential of their citizens. These are the main conclusions of the new toolkit 'How can your city become 100% renewable?' launched by the European Green Capital Network.

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publication date : 15-07-2020

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

UIA 5th Call for Proposals has ended with 11 new projects

The Urban Innovative Actions' (UIA) 5th Call for Proposals has ended with 11 new projects of which 4 are from EUROCITIES members.

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publication date : 09-07-2020

  •  environment

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publication date : 08-07-2020

  •  environment

The Green City Accord: a new EU initiative for greener, healthier cities

Environmental challenges are a growing concern in European cities. Today air pollution is the main environmental cause of premature death and disease, the quality of water bodies is still under significant pressure, and urban wastewater is still not treated properly in two thirds of EU member states.

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publication date : 16-06-2020