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26 September 2022

ICLEI Europe is partnering with World Hydrogen Congress 2022 in Rotterdam

Clean hydrogen is one of many potential solutions to reduce environmental impact and local governments and decision-makers are seeking to learn more about the implications of including it in energy packages. To explore the possibilities that hydrogen has to offer, the World Hydrogen Congress is set ...

22 September 2022

Daring Cities 2022: more than a conference about financing climate emergencies

Daring Cities is ICLEI’s flagship online, action-oriented forum to recognize and empower courageous urban leaders – including mayors and other decision-makers, technical staff, researchers, private sector representatives, and community organizers – to disrupt business-as-usual and ...

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

UN-led initiative welcomes ICLEI Member Wrocław as a Resilience Hub

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and its partners in the Making Cities Resilient 2030 (MCR2030) global collaboration, among them ICLEI, are excited to welcome ICLEI member city Wrocław (Poland) as one of the initiative's global Resilience Hubs. The announcement was mad...

19 September 2022

The need for green infrastructure and interventions between the libraries and lecture halls

University campuses provide the backdrop to many young adults’ experiences of higher education, living away from their parents and discovering their independence. It is a transitional time acted out in front of the landscapes and library spaces, student unions, academics offices and the green ...

16 September 2022

ICLEI partner, the Committee of the Regions, 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...

15 September 2022

ICLEI welcomes new member, Detmold

Detmold (Germany) has joined ICLEI! Detmold is the capital of culture in the Teutoburg Forest area with 75.000 inhabitants from around 120 nations living in an area of 129,3 square kilometres. With a broad cultural program (for example European Streets Theatre Festival, European Market, Theatre, Re...