news for environment

  •  environment

New step for the COLLECTORS project with the identification of well-performing waste management systems in Europe

The project is advancing towards its objective of studying in detail 12 waste management systems as “good practice examples”

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publication date : 03-10-2018

  •  environment

Circular City Portal - workshop on exchanging knowledge and case studies

A workshop aimed at providing input for a Circular City Portal that will act as a one-stop-shop for cities transitioning to a circular economy, is being held on 11 October as an official side-event of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

  •  environment

EUROCITIES partner of the European Green Capital Network pilot project

EUROCITIES, along with ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability), is to run a pilot project for the European Green Capital Network. As well as supporting the EU Commission in coordinating the work of the network of winners and finalists, we will also be involved in developing tools to share these cities' expertise with a wider audience.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Second Mayors Summit announced

Following the success of the first EUROCITIES Mayors Summit in 2017, we are organising a second in Brussels from 20-21 March 2019 to discuss critical European issues including citizen engagement.

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publication date : 26-09-2018

  •  environment

Submit your project for the Energy Globe Award 2019: the largest environmental prize worldwide

Energy Globe Award supports most outstanding sustainable initiatives from all over the world and let them set an example for others.

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publication date : 26-09-2018

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Eurostat regional book 2018 is out! Check out the main findings

Every year Eurostat publishes its regional book, providing valuable data and statistics on a wide range of fields, from demography to digital transition, passing through health, business and living conditions.

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publication date : 21-09-2018

  •  environment
  •  mobility

Local climate action : several EUROCITIES members raise the bar

Several EUROCITIES members took ambitious commitments to become low-carbon at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco on 14 September 2018.

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publication date : 20-09-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

A smart city vision: how to make it happen!

The next meeting of the action cluster on Business Models, Finance and Procurement of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities will take place in Brussels next 10 October in cooperation with the action cluster Integrated Planning, Policy and Regulations.

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publication date : 19-09-2018

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Making smart cities sustainable

The 2nd “Making Smart Cities Sustainable” event, will take place on the Bordeaux Metropole premises, in France, from 8 to 10 October 2018, in the framework of the Sharing Cities programme.

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publication date : 19-09-2018

  •  environment

#EUGreenWeek 2019 – call for proposals to organise the opening event is now open

Environmental laws have a huge impact on our life. They improve water and air quality, they protect nature, and they encourage recycling and waste management. But to really make an appreciable difference, these EU laws have to be properly implemented.

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publication date : 19-09-2018