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Paweł Adamowicz Award - 29.09.2022online nomination form by 31 October 2022.
Democracy - 08.08.2022registration.
Starting in 2022, every year, a different city will be designated European Capital of Democracy, chosen by a jury of 10,000 European citizens. In cooperation with civil ociety, the title-holding city will host a wide range of activities and events, all designed to improve and strengthen democracy.
G7 - 02.03.2022German G7 Presidency. The alliance will support the G7 Presidency programme and provide urban perspectives throughout.
The German G7 Presidency began at the beginning of 2022 and will culminate with the G7 summit on 26-28 June in Schloss Elmau (Bavaria). For more information on the urban alliance, please consult the press releases of ICLEI (in English) and DST (in German).
Council of Europe - 09.11.2021
The Congress strengthens local and regional democracy in 47 Member States in accordance with the European Charter of Local Self-Government and promotes human rights and the rule of law at local and regional levels. To find out more and apply, please consult the Recruitment Notice (in English and French).
Job opening - 15.09.2021For more information on the position and how to apply, please consult the recruitment pack. Applications must be sent to recruitment.sg[a]ccre-cemr.org by 3 October 18:00.
Call for contractor - 14.09.2021
Interested bidders should submit their bids by Sunday 17 October 2021 at the latest. For more information on the mission and how to apply, please consult the Terms of Reference and the publication's Concept Note.
Future of Europe Conference - 19.04.2021
The website allows users to share their ideas, find events close to them and organise their own events covering 10 different topics, from climate change and healthcare to migration and education, that are crucial to the future of our continent.
Go to the website to find out more, available in the 24 official languages of the EU: https://futureu.europa.eu/
Webinar - 16.03.2021
Date: 27-28 April 2021
Emperor Maximilian Prize 2021 - 25.11.2020
Individuals, private associations and public institutions are eligible for the €10,000-prize. Previous winners have included Swedish politician Anders Knape for his lifelong advocacy for local and regional government and the Tyrolean association “Rückenwind”, which enables underprivileged young people to go abroad for an international project.
For more information, please go on the Kaiser Maximilian Prize’s website. The public tender and prize information are available in multiple European languages.
Pierre Vander Auwera
Tel : + 32 2 500 05 41
Skype : pierre_vda
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