More than 300 European cities have now declared climate emergency* at a municipal level. Covenant signatories are at the heart of the movement, and many examples of climate emergency declarations can already be listed amongst the Covenant of Mayors Community.
Reacting to an increasing awareness about the risks faced by cities and...Read more
The 12th SET Plan Conference & CoR ENVE Conference was held on 12-14 June in Bucharest, and organised by Covenant Supporter AMR (Association of Municipalities in Romania). The conference discussed how to make the ecological transition happen locally, and how to foster dialogue between the public sector (municipalities, regions) and the...Read more
The aim of the twinning programme is to identify common challenges and to discuss effective climate and energy policies. Saldus was the host of this first visit, where the cities had the...Read more
On 13th and 14th June, a delegation from the covenant signatory Smiltene (Latvia) visited the island of Milos (Greece) in the framework of a Covenant of Mayors’ Twinning. Representatives of both cities had the chance to exchange on their climate and energy challenges, finding commonalities and possible ways forward.
The city of Milos...Read more