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  •  environment

Politicians meet in Nantes: ‘no global climate deal without cities’

At a political debate today in Nantes, city leaders discussed the importance of recognising the role of cities and local solutions in a global climate deal at COP 21.

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publication date : 10-06-2015

  •  environment

City twinnings on climate change adaptation

Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors initiative on adaptation to climate change, is calling for cities to participate in a series of city twinning activities.

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publication date : 03-06-2015

  •  environment

An Energy Union to unlock city potential

The Energy Union Package should enable cities to contribute to its goal of creating a resilient energy system and an ambitious climate policy for 'secure, sustainable, competitive and affordable energy'.

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publication date : 20-05-2015

  •  cooperation
  •  environment

World Summit on Climate and Territories

The World Summit for Climate and Territories in Lyon on 1-2 July will be a milestone in the run up to the COP 21 climate negotiations in December in Paris.

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publication date : 13-05-2015

  •  environment

Essen & Umea among European Green Capital finalists

Essen and Umea have been selected as finalists for European Green Capital 2017 along with ‘s-Hertogenbosch and Nijmegen.

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publication date : 17-04-2015

  •  environment

City twinning on climate adaptation

Mayors Adapt, the European Commission's initiative on climate adaptation, is offering several opportunities for cities to learn from each other about ways to become more resilient.

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publication date : 23-03-2015

URBACT: more than €74 million to improve urban policies in Europe

The URBACT III programme will support exchange and learning to help cities fully realise their role in addressing major European challenges.

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publication date : 19-03-2015

  •  environment

Supporting cities' climate adaptation efforts

EUROCITIES has joined the Mayors Adapt initiative on climate adaptation.

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publication date : 18-02-2015

  •  environment

Cities sign up to 'Mayors Adapt'

Fourteen EUROCITIES members were among the first signatories of the 'Mayors Adapt' initiative on 16 October.

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publication date : 24-11-2014

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Liverpool, Malaga and Vilnius win EUROCITIES awards

Three cities were recognised for their outstanding projects at last night’s EUROCITIES awards

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publication date : 06-11-2014