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Available for streaming: Webinar of the EUROCITIES task-force on the localisation of Sustainable Development Goals (13 May)

We are happy to share with you the recording and the material of the first webinar of the EUROCITIES task-force on the localisation of Sustainable Development Goal. The meeting took place last May 13.

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publication date: 15-05-2019

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Cities Today: Cities urge European Council to step up climate action

"The latest IPCC report could not have been any clearer on the need for urgent climate action [and] cities all across Europe are taking the lead in fighting climate change. It is time that European and national leaders fully commit to and start working for a climate neutral Europe by 2050, together with our cities." says Anna König Jerlmyr, president of EUROCITIES and mayor of Stockholm, one of 210 mayors to sign a letter sent to European leaders.

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publication date: 14-05-2019

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How can we create clean air in our cities for a beter quality of life ?

Following the publication of the reflection paper Towards a sustainable Europe 2030 and the current assessment of the EU Ambient Air Quality Directives, we invite you to a seminar on the importance of clean air in our cities.

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start date: 14-05-2019
end date: 14-05-2019

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World Circular Economy Forum 2019

The WCEF2019 will have a strong emphasis on the next era of the circular economy and scaling up the transition. This involves growing investments into circular economy businesses, spreading and adopting new technologies and making significant regulatory changes that enable the circular economy to flourish.

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start date: 03-06-2019
end date: 05-06-2019

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Circular city actions in the EU

The Urban Agenda Partnership on Circular Economy presents some of their 12 actions that seek to identify innovative, feasible solutions supporting the circular transition in cities.

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start date: 04-06-2019
end date: 04-06-2019

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How can we create clean air in our cities for a better quality of life?

Following the publication of the reflection paper Towards a sustainable Europe 2030 and the current review of the EU Ambient Air Quality Directives we invite you to a seminar on the importance of clean air in our cities.

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start date: 14-06-2019
end date: 14-06-2019

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It's au revoir from Cities4Europe

On Europe day, one year after its official launch, it is now time to wrap up and celebrate our Cities4Europe – Europe for citizens campaign!

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publication date: 09-05-2019

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210 European mayors ask for EU emissions to peak by 2020, halve by 2030 and reach net-zero by 2050

EUROCITIES, together with other city networks, have presented an open letter signed by 210 mayors, representing 62 million citizens, to European heads of states and governments ahead of the 'Future of Europe' summit in Sibiu on 9 May. The letter urges international leaders to commit the European Union and all European institutions to a long-term climate strategy with the objective of reaching net-zero emissions by 2050:

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publication date: 07-05-2019

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210 European mayors demand EU emissions peak by 2020, halve by 2030 and reach net-zero by 2050

Mayors call on European Council and Member States to commit to long-term climate strategy and binding, ambitious emission reduction targets.

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publication date: 07-05-2019

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EUROCITIES city leaders agenda for Europe

EUROCITIES ‘city leaders agenda for Europe’ is a wake up call for those who care about Europe. We believe that urban and European challenges are strongly connected, and that there is a need for a deeper partnership between different levels of government to meet common challenges.

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publication date: 02-05-2019