Local or regional authorities interested in financing their projects with reduced dependence on subsidies can learn from an experienced peer-mentor! Apply as a mentee to the 1st cycle of the PROSPECT+ Capacity-Building Programme.
To become a mentee, you should be directly involved in the financing and implementation of local...Lire la suite
The Education for Climate Coalition is the European participatory education community to support the changes needed for a climate-neutral society.
With a total budget of EUR 2,5 million, the "Twinning For a Green Future" grant scheme provides support for climate and environment projects aiming at developing town twinning between local governements in Turkey and the EU.
Between EUR 60,000 and 100,000 will be granted for the jointly developed projects of municipalities,...Lire la suite
To kick start the year, the Covenant of Mayors - Europe Office is glad to release the publication "Adapting to climate change in European cities: Towards smarter, swifter & more systemic action".
The new EU Strategy and this historical juncture - presenting an opportunity to ‘build back better’ - make this a timely moment to...Lire la suite
In the Belgian region of Flanders, Minister Bart Somers launched a Local Energy and Climate Pact (LEKP) to tackle the global climate challenge at the local level. Focusing on four areas (greening, participatory energy, sustainable mobility and rainwater), the Local Energy and Climate Pact sets concrete objectives for its...Lire la suite
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More than 200 municipalities, provincial councils and regions from all over Spain attended the National Ceremony of the Covenant of Mayors 2021 organised by the Valencia...Lire la suite
These are just some of the ideas discussed on 9 November during the meeting between Prague (Czechia), Karsiyaka (Turkey) and District 2 of Bucharest (Romania) as part of the Covenant of Mayors (CoM) twinning programme 2021-2022. The CoM twinning programme provides tailored learning opportunities to support local authorities in the...Lire la suite
These are just some of the ideas discussed over two days on 12 and 15 November during the meeting between Brasov (Romania), Dresden (Germany) and District 6 of Bucharest (Romania) as part of the Covenant of Mayors (CoM) twinning programme 2021-2022. The CoM twinning programme provides tailored learning opportunities to support...Lire la suite
Sarajevo, 24 November 2021 – Cities of the Western Balkans, Turkey and the European Union exchanged good practices in tackling climate change and supporting the local energy transition at a half-day conference held to mark the launch of the EU4 Energy Transition: Covenant of Mayors in the Western Balkans and Turkey project.!--...Lire la suite
In Europe, the Covenant of Mayors gathers over 10,000 signatory municipalities. But what you may not know yet is that our community also gathers hundreds of Coordinators and Supporters, all of them committed to supporting the signatories in their endeavours.
"The Covenant of Mayors is, like we call it, the red wire in our...Lire la suite