The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) is inviting the Covenant of Mayors' community to take part in an online consultation on the EU Climate Pact
Despite the present challenges, the work on the Green Deal remains a key political objective for the CoR and other EU Institutions, a relevant reference to ensure that the...Read more
We have just published a new case study about how the Covenant city of Lahti (Finland) is supporting citizens’ choices for more energy efficient buildings!
Lahti approved its environmental programme, including new targets for 2030 and 2050, in June 2018. This ambitious programme serves as a roadmap for Lahti to achieve its objective...Read more
COSME, the European Union's programme for small and medium-sized enterprises, has launched the Intelligent Cities Challenge (ICC). This new programme builds on the success of the Digital Cities Challenge, which has helped 41 EU cities create a strategic vision and roadmaps for digital transformation.
When the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan was elected in 2016, he committed to divest the pension funds from fossil fuels. And he called on the local boroughs to do the same and join him in the fight against climate change.
Sadiq Khan focusses on divestment. To “divest” means moving assets that are invested in companies that make their...Read more