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The EU has published a study on the investment gaps in the energy, climate and environment sectors in municipalities in the Eastern partnership countries.
Children's thematic drawing competitions are one of the integral elements of the Sustainable Energy Week celebrations in Ukrainian CoM signatories. This year, the Covenant of Mayors East project team, together with the EU Delegation to Ukraine took the initiative to select the drawings of the winners of local competitions for the "Best of the best" competition and to determine the winners at the national level.
During the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW2020) CoM East project in cooperation with the Union of Communities of Armenia announced "Green and sustainable growth" photo (selfie) contest for teenagers representing the Covenant signatories in Armenia.
The CoM East team in Ukraine identified one of the priorities of this year's European Sustainable Energy Week celebration was to mark the efforts and achievements of the city's "energy crews". Because they are the right persons who, through daily organizational and practical work, help their communities to achieve the goals of the CO2 emission reduction set by the Covenant, save energy resources and raise living standards. Thus the idea of the competition "Energy Management Star" was born.
Belarus: EUSEW2020 Best event ideas competition on energy conservation “The young generation shaping the vision for a green recovery”
Energy Days on clean and efficient energy in various formats were being organised across Europe and Eastern Partnership countries, including Belarus. This year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most of the events moved to a new online format under the motto: “Beyond the Crisis: Clean Energy for Green Recovery and Growth”.
On June 23, as part of the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2020, the CoM East team hosted a regional webinar and quiz on effective clean energy solutions for recovery and growth.
Ukraine: Winner of Quiz within the webinar “Circular economy as an evolution-proven way for cities to achieve sustainability”
On June 25, the online Covenant of Mayors Platform hosted a webinar entitled “Circular Economy as an Evolved Way for Cities to Sustainability”, organized jointly by the Covenant of Mayors East Project and the Covenant of Mayors Support Structure the Association of Energy Efficient Cities of Ukraine.
Aremnia: EUSEW2020 Webinar “Solar heating and photovoltaic systems and energy efficiency: technologies for green recovery and growth” and online quiz
On June 25 the webinar on “Solar heating and photovoltaic systems and energy efficiency: technologies for green recovery and growth” was held for CoM signatories in Armenia in the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW2020).