Depending on the internal organisation of single Member States, regions or local authorities are responsible of the development, implementation and reporting of Air Quality Plans.
Given the localised nature of the drivers and consequences of air pollution on citizens’ health, municipal and local authorities are often best placed to...Leer más
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The Province of Barcelona (European Covenant of Mayors Coordinator) has just published the book "Renaturing Cities", to provide urban planners with support on the application of nature based solutions to city planning.
Currently, cities are struggling when it comes to offering citizens the quality of life they wish for. This is due...Leer más
First-ever Renewables in Cities Global Status Report was released last Tuesday by REN21.
“It might come as a surprise to some, but it is a pattern that we now find everywhere in the world: Cities are driving the transition towards renewable energy. They understand that renewables mean less lung and heart diseases, more local jobs and...Leer más
New Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning (SUMP) guidelines were unveiled at the CIVITAS Conference last October in Graz, Austria. The guidelines were updated to reflect upon major trends in urban mobility, as well as on practical experience gathered by cities all across Europe.
The guidelines follow of an intense one-year...Leer más
ChangeNOW is an international event to boost the innovations that can have a positive impact on the world. This third edition will take place from 30 January to 1st February 2020 in Paris, at Grand Palais, the emblematic venue of the 1900 world expo.
It will bring together +1,000solutions and innovations from around the world to shape...Leer más
Many of the signatories to the Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy have used Technical Assistance (TA) facilities to develop projects in the framework of their Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plans (SECAP).
In a new guidance booklet, you will find lessons learnt by cities and regions all across Europe which benefited from -...Leer más
We are delighted to invite all the Covenant of Mayors signatories to book their agendas for the 2020 European Covenant of Mayors Ceremony that will be held on 4 March 2020!
2020 will be a milestone in the Covenant of Mayors movement’s history, as we will reach a deadline in the EU climate and energy objectives. A fantastic occasion to...Leer más
In the face of the hardness of the facts announced every day in the media, the 15th edition of the Mobile Film Festival, "ACT NOW! on Climate Change", proposes storytelling. These stories are intended for both young and old people, they challenge, question and raise awareness of the urgency to act now, in the face of climate change.
In 2019, a total of 34 Covenant Signatories in the Province of Alicante took advantage of the call launched by the Province (Covenant Coordinator) to receive support in the development of their Reference Emissions Inventories, Sustainable Energy Action Plans and Monitoring Reports.