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Digital event: Accelerating the energy retrofitting in condominiums

Dear Colleagues!

Municipalities and regions have a key role to play in the energy retrofit of condominiums. Many of them are already addressing the residential sector as part of their climate policies, but they are still often unaware of the specific challenges and needs of condominiums. That is why we propose this events on that topic:

2020 EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership – applications now open!

In the context of the European Green Deal and the new framework of the Eastern Partnership, the European Commission is happy to announce the launch of the second EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership.

CoM East: Covenant National Coordinators and Supporters met to build up synergy in promoting the initiative in EaP countries

On February 27-28, 2020, the 2-day communication workshop “Advancing Covenant of Mayors in Eastern Partnership countries” was successfully held in Minsk. The capital of Belarus brought together representatives of national authorities and NGOs from 6 countries to discuss the effective ways of strengthening communication on new Covenant in the region.

Belarus: The final conference of the project 'PubLiCity: Energy Efficient Modernization of Street Lighting in Polotsk'

The final conference of the PubLiCity project, entitled ‘Public Lighting in the Cities of Belarus: Present and Future’ took place in Polotsk on 19th February to present experience of Polotsk to other Belarusian cities, demonstrate new technologies and modern equipment for public lighting modernization, and discuss with experts the current situation and opportunities for the development of “smart lighting” in Belarus.

Covenant of Mayors Ceremony and European Climate Pact announcement event

The European Green Deal is a new roadmap for Europe's economy and society to become climate-neutral by 2050. How? By turning climate and environmental challenges into opportunities across all policy areas, by making the transition just and inclusive for all, and by improving the well-being and health of citizens and future generations.

The European Commission (DG DEVCO) has published its 2020 Call for Proposals of the Partnership for sustainable cities

We are very happy to announce that the 2020 Call for Proposals of the Partnership for sustainable cities has been published.

Energy Cities: Cities & Citizens Energy Forum – Heerlen, The Netherlands – 22-24 April 2020

If you are seeking to rethink the boundaries of our actions, or dreaming of a place to make your work visible and find new partners, the first Cities and Citizens Energy Forum is for you!

2020-04-22 - 2020-04-24
Belarus: Second meeting of the Club of the Covenant of Mayors Signatories in the Republic of Belarus

On February 20, 2020 in Polotsk City, the Republic of Belarus, a meeting with donors, representatives of international financial organizations and ministries will be held as part of the second meeting of the Club of the Covenant of Mayors Signatories in the Republic of Belarus.


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