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SDGs - 14.11.2019reported by Politico following talks between President-Elect Ursula von der Leyen and the Socialists & Democrats Group in the European Parliament. The new Commission still needs to be approved by the Parliament.
CEMR meetings - 25.10.2019
- Our next conference on “Citizens’ Engagement in Local Public Life” to be held in 2022
- our next European congress to be held in 2024.
You may apply to host either or both of these events.
You have until 13 January 2020 to send your application. For further information contact Marta Gattini.
European Commission - 03.10.2019here.
Environment - 26.08.2019Urban Agenda for the EU help make your city greener? Join policymakers, local leaders, and experts at the “Greener cities, Greener Europe” conference on 7 October in Brussels to help answer this question.
Citizenship - 22.08.2019publication by the Association of mayors of the Ile-de-France region (Amif) answers this question in a very educational manner (available in French only).
Make sure you also look at the video Amif created on the topic. It's yorth your while!
Recruitment - 08.08.2019
Then becoming CEMR Copywriter Editor is your best choice! Check out the application pack and let us know about yourself (deadline: 4 September 2019).
UCLG World Congress - 23.07.2019
This was also an opportunity for CEMR to exchange with UCLG Asia-Pacific’s Secretary General, Dr. Bernadia Tjandradewi, as well as a representative from the Governors Association of Korea (GAOK), Maria Kim.
Decentralised cooperation - 17.07.2019How EU Member States' national and regional programmes support local governments' development activities in partner countries".
Decentralised cooperation - 08.07.2019video to promote your project! If your town or region contributes to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), apply by 31 December on www.platformawards.eu.
Pierre Vander Auwera
Adviser – Communication
Tel. : + 32 2 500 05 41
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