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Climate transition - 25.04.2018Assessment of local climate plans from 885 cities in EU28, in the Journal of Cleaner Production. This study praises the Covenant of Mayors for mobilising European local governments to plan and take action in the field of climate mitigation and adaptation.
Convention des maires - 07.12.2017webinar on 11 December and learn everything you need to know about making your town adapt to climate change.
EU Cities Forum - 20.11.2017workshop on this issue. You can take part in it at the EU Cities Forum in Rotterdam on 28 November.
Covenant of mayors - 31.07.2017twinning programme offers European local and regional governments the chance to join an eco-friendly adventure: twinning exchanges that aim to increase local governments’ capacity and knowledge to mitigate and adapt to climate change. Apply before 15 September 2017.
Covenant of Mayors - 02.03.2017
The Covenant of Mayors for climate and energy is organising a workshop for its signatories on how to implement long-term energy planning on 16 March in Antwerp.
Recruitment - 14.02.2017
If yes, the Covenant of Mayors for Sub-Saharan Africa is looking for a Project Officer on energy and climate just like you. See our application pack for more details.
Job based in Brussels. Deadline: 28 February 2017.
Covenant of Mayors - 30.08.2016information event for city representatives on urban adaptation to climate change. “Supporting local climate solutions – Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy in practice: adaptation in the spotlight” will take place on 12 October from 9 am to 1.30 pm, at the European Commission in Brussels.
What is urban adaptation exactly? How can local governments integrate adaptation and mitigation? What challenges lie ahead in terms of climate adaptation? All these questions and more will be addressed during the event.
Register for the event here.
Covenant of Mayors - 14.07.2016Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy.
The Portuguese capital has committed to the Covenant objectives of reducing its CO2 emissions by at least 40% by 2030, actively increasing its resilience to climate change and helping provide secure and sustainable energy for its citizens.
Covenant of Mayors - 03.05.2016
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