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CITYnvest - 24.05.2016
Italian towns and regions are invited to the next seminar on energy efficiency renovation in public buildingsCITYnvest is inviting Italian local and regional governments and stakeholders to a seminar to discuss innovative financing instruments for energy efficiency renovations in public buildings.
The seminar will take place in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday 25 May 2016 and aims to deepen knowledge through inspiring case studies from Italy and around Europe, identify barriers and how to overcome them, and encourage partnership building.
For further information, please contact Agnieszka Pietruczuk, CITYnvest Project Officer for CEMR.
Media - 17.05.2016
This initiative is an example of how the importance of local governments is increasingly being recognised.
Regions - 17.05.2016the meeting organised by the Commissioner for regional affairs, Corina Creţu, with representatives from regional offices in Brussels.
During the meeting participants addressed four topics of importance for local government and in which CEMR is strongly involved: migration, the EU Urban Agenda, the simplification for beneficiaries of EU funds and the future of Cohesion Policy.
A recording of the session is available online.
CITYnvest - 13.05.2016CITYnvest is inviting Lithuanian local and regional governments and stakeholders to a seminar to discuss innovative financing instruments for energy efficiency renovations in buildings.
The seminar will take place in Vilnius, Lithuania, on 17 May 2016 and aims to raise awareness, demonstrate inspiring case studies, brainstorm with participants and encourage partnership building.
For further information, please contact Agnieszka Pietruczuk.
Civil service - 12.05.2016
If your answer is yes, then there is a new website available for you. Launched by the National Institute for Territorial Studies in France, the online platform gathers news, articles, videos and further visual material explaining the different possibilities as well as the assets of international mobility.
The online platform is only available in French.
Emperor Maximilian prize - 11.05.2016
For any further information, please contact Ms Cornelia Koessler: Cornelia.Koessler@magibk.at
Recruitment - 11.05.2016junior project officer you will be working with dedicated and enthusiastic colleagues for whom town to town development cooperation is the more efficient way to reach the world’s sustainable development goals.
The position would be available from 1 July 2016.
The deadline to apply is 31 May 2016.
Local elections - 09.05.2016
The next elections will be held in 2020.
PLATFORMA - 04.05.2016English and French.
Pierre Vander Auwera
Adviser – Communication
Tel. : + 32 2 500 05 41
Skype : pierre_vda
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