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CEMR staff - 16.07.2018Sébastien Leclef, the newest member of our team. He will be working on the Covenant of Mayors for Sub-Saharan Africa as a Project Officer for Planning & Monitoring.
We would also like to welcome Marine Gaudron, formerly Policy Officer for PLATFORMA, who is CEMR’s new Policy Officer for Cohesion Policy. Her predecessor, Marlène Siméon, is now the director of PLATFORMA.
Cohesion policy - 13.07.2018ESIF) are raising concerns in Europe’s towns and regions. On 11 July, Europe’s local and regional experts on the issue came together to discuss how the proposal could be changed to answer local needs. One of the main issues is the rigid limitation of freedom concerning the fields in which towns and regions are allowed to invest. Check our website regularly for more information.
Energy - 11.07.2018Apply for the EU “Horizon Prize” by 26 September 2018.
Gender equality - 04.06.2018pocket guide to gender equality under the UNFCCC, published by the Women’s Environment and Development Organisation.
Gender equality - 24.05.2018case study published by the European Parliament on this issue.
Air quality - 17.05.2018urban air quality database is currently being updated. If you are an official air quality data provider at local or regional level, you can use this template to submit data
Sustainability - 15.05.2018Roger Léron Award aims to acknowledge the determination of an individual and their impressive contributions to sustainable energy at local and regional level in Europe. You can nominate the person of your choice until 31 May.
Smart cities - 14.05.2018programme for more details.
Sustainability - 04.05.2018Register to host an activity during the European Sustainable Development Week, taking place from 30 May until 5 June.
Pierre Vander Auwera
Adviser – Communication
Tel. : + 32 2 500 05 41
Skype : pierre_vda
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