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CITYnvest - 27.06.2017CITYnvest does. You are invited to follow, tag and retweet the project on Twitter at @CITYnvest.
CITYnvest is the project that supports towns and regions to find innovative ways to finance energy efficiency in public buildings.
Heatwave - 26.06.2017article (in French) gives some examples of good practices to follow when cities get hot.
PLATFORMA - 22.06.2017newsletter.
Cohesion Policy - 13.06.2017
This event came just before the adoption of our position paper on the future of cohesion policy. For the future of Europe and its territories after the next EU budget review in 2020, CEMR advocates a simplified and integrated territorial approach to cohesion policy.
PLATFORMA - 13.06.2017Consensus on Development replacing a previous development framework in place since 2005 entered into force at the European Development Days (EDD) opening ceremony on 7 June in Brussels. This Consensus recognises the role of local and regional governments in achieving the SDGs and commits to support decentralization reforms and decentralised cooperation.
Read PLATFORMA's position paper on the new European Consensus on Development.
Recruitment - 31.05.2017
Please apply before 4 June. See the application pack for more details.
Gender equality - 19.05.2017
For her hard work in favour of the European Charter for Equality of Women and Men in Local Life, one of CEMR’s proudest achievements, Edite Estrela was awarded the CEMR medal on 18 May. Congratulations!
Local finances - 16.05.2017stakeholder survey on the matter to help it prepare its position on the post-2020 EU budget.
CITYnvest - 15.05.2017workshop conclusions to find out more on how innovative financing can bring about energy efficiency at local level.
Pierre Vander Auwera
Adviser – Communication
Tel. : + 32 2 500 05 41
Skype : pierre_vda
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