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Join the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum – Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place 21 February – Brussels

Learn from successful projects on financing climate adaptation, clean urban transport, energy efficiency in public assets and home renovation in cities and regions, as well as initiatives working across Europe to facilitate the market for climate and sustainable energy finance. Practitioners will provide their concrete experience in the development of bankable investment pipelines in dedicated interactive workshops. Registrations are now open!

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publication date : 19-01-2018

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Road Safety strategies and action plans in the EU - DG MOVE Newsletter (January)

The existence of a national road safety strategy is a clear indicator that the issue is high on the political agenda. A well-crafted plan is a tool for authorities to identify the most relevant road safety actions, to focus their work efficiently and to assign the necessary resources. It also facilitates accountability and transparency, and helps to communicate road safety priorities to citizens.

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publication date : 19-01-2018

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Digital Democracy Day 2018 - Crowdsourcing EU Legislation (Brussels, 27 Feb 2018)

Our 2018 Digital Democracy Day will take place in Brussels on February 27 and will focus on crowdsourcing practices.

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publication date : 18-01-2018

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Time to apply innovative finance schemes in your city!

Does your city/region have ambitious energy and climate objectives? Are your local/regional strategies and action plans are ready? Is securing other finances without burdening the public budget a problem?

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publication date : 17-01-2018

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New video showcases GDC signatory cities at Barcelona Smart City Expo 2017

Bordeaux, Barcelona, Ghent, Nantes, Tampere, Valencia... meet the GDC signatory cities that were present at Europe's largest smart city fair!

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publication date : 16-01-2018

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Consultation open on the EU budget after 2020

The Commission launched a series of public consultations on the priorities of the EU that should be reflected in the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) for the period 2021-2028. The consultations are open until 8 March 2018. We will be answering to those consultations which are relevant to local authorities, trough relevant forums and working groups.

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publication date : 15-01-2018

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Registration to the 2018 Covenant of Mayors Ceremony is open!

Since 2008, over 9,200 local authorities have taken action to reach their Covenant of Mayors targets and contribute to the EU climate and energy objectives.

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publication date : 15-01-2018

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2018 EU Green Week: register now your partner event!

Your city is invited to submit partner events proposals in the framework of the 2018 EU Green Week. This year’s edition will take place from 21 to 25 May on the theme of ‘Green cities for a greener future’.

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publication date : 12-01-2018

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publication date : 12-01-2018

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From Sharing to Sharing Economy: The World Economic Forum’s report on collaboration practices in cities

Four EUROCITIES member cities are featured in a new report that examines how cities can leverage the potential of the sharing economy in use of municipal goods, spaces, and civic assets such as the talents and skills of city residents.

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publication date : 11-01-2018