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21 September 2022

ICLEI Member Udalsarea 2030 celebrates its 20th anniversary

Recently, ICLEI Member Udalsarea 2030 (Basque Country) celebrated its 20th anniversary. Created in December 2022 with only 16 municipalities, Udalsarea serves as a forum for coordination between Basque public administrations to promote sustainability at municipal level. Udalsarea 2030 reaches its 20...

21 September 2022

Experts met in Athens to take action on climate change adaptation and urban resilience

Cities and regions across Europe are working hard to foster resilience and adaptation, and are eager to exchange knowledge and experiences related to these efforts. The 9th edition of the European Urban Resilience Forum (EURESFO) took place in Athens, Greece, from 14 to 15 September gathering city r...

21 September 2022

Join ICLEI at the 20th edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities

ICLEI Europe, its Members and partners will be part of the 20th edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC), the biggest annual Brussels-based event dedicated to cohesion policy. This year’s EWRC will take place in-person on 10-13 October 2022. Event sessions will all sit under ...

20 September 2022

ICLEI Member Wrocław announced as a Resilience Hub

ICLEI Member Wrocław (Poland) has been chosen as one of the Making Cities Resilient 2030 (MCR2030)'s global Resilience Hubs. MCR2030 is an initiative convened by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) to support cities in building their resilience to climate and disaste...

16 September 2022

ICLEI partner launches a call for best practices

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) has launched a call for best practices, which will collect and promote low-carbon and sustainable projects, as well as local climate commitments. This call is open to CoR members and alternates, Young Elected Politicians and members of the CoR network of l...

14 September 2022

U7 joins groundbreaking G7 Ministers meeting on urban development

The first ever meeting of G7 Ministers for Urban Development took place in Potsdam (Germany) on 13 September 2022. Mayor Peter Kurz (ICLEI Member Mannheim) was invited by Minster Klara Geywitz to represent the Urban7 at this groundbreaking meeting. Timo Munzinger from the German Association of Citie...

12 September 2022

Learn to improve human and environmental health with nature-based solutions

Nature-based solutions (NBS) can drive positive change in your municipality, improving human and environmental health. Learn more about integrating NBS into urban planning this autumn by signing up for a Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) titled Nature-based Urban Regeneration. In this course, ...

6 September 2022

ICLEI Member Muratpaşa releases versatile new climate portal

ICLEI Member Muratpaşa is an active member of the sustainability community, going above and beyond in circular economy and community engagement. The municipality now offers a new service of great use to the public, with its release of the Muratpaşa Climate Portal. The website gathers environmental...

30 August 2022

SESA launches its capacity building plan

Smart Energy Solutions for Africa (SESA) project, of which ICLEI Europe is a coordinating partner, has launched their capacity building plan. SESA’s primary aim is to increase energy access in countries across Africa, in ways that are sustainable, replicable, and scalable and the capacity buil...