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Europe on the Move: Safe, connected and clean mobility

On 17 May, the European Commission released its third and final set of legislative proposals for mobility. Transport is now the largest source of emissions in the EU, and accounts for 25,000 road fatalities per year and contributes to 400,000 premature deaths from air pollution.

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publication date : 17-05-2018

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Cities4Europe - Campaign launched!

On 7 May the ‘Cities4Europe – Europe for citizens’ campaign was officially launched.

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publication date : 09-05-2018

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publication date : 09-05-2018

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European Commission proposes budget for 2021-2027

The European Commission officially published its proposal for the next 7-year EU budget (multiannual financial framework or MFF 2021-2027) on Wednesday, 2 May 2018. It aims to respond to existing and emerging challenges while managing the financial gap due to Brexit. In our policy brief, we provide a brief summary of the main issues around the next EU budget. You may download the briefing from the link below.

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publication date : 07-05-2018

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Watch the Cities4Europe livestream for our launch event!

'Cities4Europe - Europe for citizens' is the 2018 EUROCITIES campaign that aims to change the way politics is done in Europe.

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publication date : 04-05-2018

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Ghent and Vaasa twinning - European and local ecosystems against climate change

Cities are taking a determined stand against climate change, but for good climate policy to take effect, the private sector must be on board. In Vaasa, the local government has a stake in the 140-company strong ‘Energy Vaasa’, and is cooperating with private enterprises to make its ambitious climate targets – becoming carbon neutral by 2035 – become a reality.

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publication date : 03-05-2018

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Cooperation for energy change – Breda visits Leeds with Covenant of Mayors

The Leeds council offices were buzzing with the sawing of wood and grinding of metal; as the city received representatives from Breda to share best practices on climate change, it was in the process of gutting its own building to combat energy waste.

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publication date : 02-05-2018

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publication date : 02-05-2018

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80 Cities4Europe!

80 European cities are ready to involve, inspire and impact!

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publication date : 27-04-2018

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LIFE call for proposals published, apply now for environment and climate adaptation projects

To find out more you can check the EUROCITIES funding briefs and join the Covenant of Mayors webinar which will take place on 28 May. National and European info days are also being organised.

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publication date : 27-04-2018