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Mayors Adapt – Upcoming Events
Upcoming events Climateurope Festival 2017: explore challenges  and opportunities of climate services for your activity Valencia, Spain 5-7 April 2017 […]
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Covenant of Mayors Webinar: Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities – A self-assessment tool to evaluate the measures of your Action Plans
12 December 2016 11:00 – 12:00 (online), Belgium The RFSC is a free web tool designed to assist and guide […]
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Call for fully funded city-to-city exchange opportunities
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO), […]
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Covenant of Mayors webinar: Covenant Reporting Framework and Guidelines
The Covenant of Mayors Office is hosting a webinar with the objective of presenting the new Covenant of Mayors Monitoring […]
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First Monitoring & Reporting template submitted for adaptation – Bologna leads the way
Congratulations to Bologna (Italy), a very active Mayors Adapt and Covenant of Mayors signatory and the very first city that […]
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How are cities becoming more climate resilient? Tips and learning points from the Mayors Adapt 2015 city-twinning programme participants
In 2015, Mayors Adapt launched a city-twinning programme aiming to enhance learnings and experience sharing between its signatory cities. 11 […]
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Mediterranean city twinning on solutions to climate related challenges
Representatives from the Greek city of Chania visited Barcelona on 3-5 October to learn about its climate adaptation solutions and […]
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New EEA report: Restoring rivers and lakes in cities improves quality of life
The new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA) states that rivers and lakes located in European cities and towns […]
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Eleven cities selected to participate in the 2016 city twinning programme
Over the summer Mayors Adapt launched the second online call for participating in its city twinning programme. We received 60 […]
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Building urban resilience to disaster risks and climate change for sustainable development: Linking Sendai, New York, Paris and Quito
As part of the Habitat III – the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development – in Quito, […]
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Knowledge gaps in urban adaptation: what is preventing cities make progress on adaptation?
Results of the research undertaken by the Mayors Adapt team into where cities face a gap in available knowledge which […]
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Info event 2016: Exchange and learning from peers on urban adaptation
Supporting local climate solutions – Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy in practice: adaptation in the spotlight Over 80 […]
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Tomorrow: Info Event “Supporting local climate solutions” – webstreaming available
Tomorrow our info event “Supporting local climate solutions – Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy in practice: adaptation in […]
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Webinar “Adapting to the effects of climate change: Support for cities and communities”
Join the webinar “Adapting to the effects of climate change: Support for cities and communities” on Wednesday, 19 October 2016, […]
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Mayors Adapt city twinning on adaptation: Rouen, France hosted Stirling, Scotland
From 15 to 16 September 2016, the city of Rouen, France hosted a visit by the City of Stirling, Scotland, […]
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New publication on good practices from Covenant of Mayors signatories
Sustainable, Climate-Resilient and Vibrant Cities – Good practices from Covenant of Mayors signatories   We have just released a new […]
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Register now for two events on urban adaptation in Brussels on 12 October
On 12th of October, there are two events on adaptation organised by DG CLIMA taking place during the European Week […]
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3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference: Call for abstracts and session proposals
The European Climate Change Adaptation 2017 Conference will be held on 5-9 June in Glasgow, under the theme ‘Our Climate […]
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Refreshed Urban Adaptation Support Tool
The refreshed Urban Adaptation Support Tool provides new insights into linking adaptation and mitigation and presents new examples of local […]
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Register now for info event “Supporting local climate solutions – Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy in practice: adaptation in the spotlight”
The Covenant of Mayors information event on urban adaptation to climate change entitled “Supporting local climate solutions – Covenant of […]
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Register for the Mayors Adapt 2016 City Twinning Programme
Due to the success of the 2015 edition, we are pleased to announce that Mayors Adapt will be implementing a […]
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Release of the new European Environment Agency (EEA) report
The new EEA report was launched at the third Open European Day at the Resilient Cities Conference in Bonn, Germany, […]
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3rd Open European Day Resilient Cities 2016
The Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy Office participated at this year’s edition of the Open European Day conference […]
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Webinar “Opportunities for Czech Cities”
In October 2015, the Covenant of Mayors and Mayors Adapt were merged in the umbrella initiative Covenant of Mayors for […]
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Lisbon: First capital to join the Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy
The Portuguese city of Lisbon is the first capital to join the Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy. On […]
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Release of the Mayors Adapt Monitoring and Reporting Framework
In order to support Mayors Adapt signatories in their climate adaption planning process as well as in tracking progress on […]
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Horizon 2020 Information Day & Brokerage Event
The Horizon 2020 Information Day & Brokerage Event on the 2017 calls for proposals of Horizons 2020’s Societal Challenge 5 […]
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Apply for the Mediterranean Climate Change Adaptation Awards
The French Agency for Environment and Energy Management (ADEME) and its partners have launched the first edition of the Mediterranean […]
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3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference
After two successful and enriching conferences in Hamburg (2013) and Copenhagen (2015), the next stop of the European Climate Change […]
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European Sustainable Energy Week 2016
The European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is a series of activities to build a secure energy future for Europe. It […]
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LIFE Grant Call 2016
The LIFE programme, the EU’s funding instrument for the environment & climate action, has opened the LIFE Grant Call 2016 […]
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Register for the Open European Day 2016
ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and the European Environment Agency (EEA) host the 3rd Open European Day (OED) as […]
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Mayors Adapt twinning visit in Scotland
Stockholm visited Edinburgh and Glasgow on 18-20 May to learn from their strategies of adaptation to climate change. The visit […]
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Upcoming European Environment Agency (EEA) report
The upcoming EEA report deals with urban adaptation to climate change in Europe in 2016, focussing on transforming cities in […]
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EU Commissioner invites mayors to join Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy
EU Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete invites mayors to join the new Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy to make […]
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Munich welcomes Prague for a Mayors Adapt twinning visit on climate change adaptation
The goal of the Mayors Adapt city twinning exchanges is to allow local authorities to learn from their peers and […]
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New Leaflet available about the New Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy
End of 2015, Mayors Adapt and the former Covenant of Mayors merged under the new integrated initiative named Covenant of […]
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Natural Capital Financing Facility to support adaptation to climate change
The Natural Capital Financing Facility (NCFF) is one of the two financing instruments under the LIFE Programme, the EU’s funding […]
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Deep dive into Copenhagen’s cloudburst management plan during Mayors Adapt twinning visit
From 25-28 April, the city of Antwerp had the privilege to participate in a 4-days Mayors Adapt twinning visit in […]
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Mayors Adapt twinning visit in Bologna
On 18-19 April, Bologna hosted representatives of the city of Lleida (Spain) and the Union of Municipalities of Terra di […]
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Apply for the Momentum for Change 2016
The United Nations Climate Change Secretariat is in search of the Momentum for Change’s 2016 Lighthouse Activities. The Momentum for […]
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Promoting the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy in the Habitat III framework
On 17 March, the Mayors Adapt Office and the European Committee of the Regions organised a workshop on “Towards decarbonised […]
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URBACT programme: Open call on implementation networks
The URBACT programme has now opened a call for proposals for implementation networks to support European cities in improving their […]
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Workshop on “Urban Climate Services for Cities”
NACLIM, a European Commission programme, is offering a workshop on “Urban Climate Services for Cities” in Brussels, 21-22 June 2016. […]
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First joint newsletter
As Mayors Adapt and the Covenant of Mayors merged under the new integrated initiative named Covenant of Mayors for Climate […]
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New Reference Guide on Financing Opportunities
The Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy, the new joint umbrella initiative of Mayors Adapt and the Covent of […]
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New Online Covenant Capacity-Sharing Corner
The Covenant of Mayors Office has launched a Capacity-Sharing Corner on the Covenant website extranet to encourage learning through sharing. […]
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First Mayors Adapt twinning visits in Portugal
On 3-4 March and 7-9 March 2016, Portuguese cities hosted the first two twinning visits of the Mayors Adapt project. […]
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Open European Day – Registration open!
The EEA and ICLEI Europe will organize the 3rd Open European Day (OED), taking place on the 5th July, back-to-back […]
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Recent European Environment Agency (EEA) Report
The European Environment Agency (EEA) report “National monitoring, reporting and evaluation of climate change adaptation in Europe” provides an overview […]
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Publications: The Best LIFE Projects 2014
The LIFE programme, the EU’s funding instrument for the environment and climate action, has published two new brochures about the […]
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Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy welcomes first signatories
The new Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy  is very happy to welcome its first five signatories: Manchester from […]
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Signatory Cities can apply for EIP Water Steering Group by 31 January
Mayors Adapt signatory cities that are working with climate change and water issues are invited to apply for the Steering […]
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Applications for the EU Sustainable Energy Awards are open!
Apply for the 2016 EU Sustainable Energy Award by 22 February to share your projects for clean, secure and efficient […]
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New publication: LIFE and Climate change adaptation
A new LIFE publication on adaptation is now available: The new brochure “LIFE and Climate change adaptation” highlights the contribution […]
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Ghent is first to sign the New Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy
The Belgian city of Ghent is the first city to commit to the demands of the new Covenant of Mayors […]
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New Horizon 2020 calls on nature-based solutions and cities
The European Commission will invest almost €16 billion in research and innovation in the next two years under Horizon 2020, […]
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Nilüfer joins Mayors Adapt
Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaption to Climate Change – is happy to announce that Nilüfer from Turkey […]
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22 cities selected to participate in the Mayors Adapt city twinning programme
Over the summer Mayors Adapt launched the first online call for participating in its city twinning programme. We received 45 […]
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Two new signatories from Portugal!
Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaption to Climate Change – is happy to welcome two new […]
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Information event on urban adaptation – all presentations now available
The Joint Ceremony of Mayors Adapt and Covenant of Mayors in the morning of the 15th of October launching a new Covenant […]
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2015 Ceremony: EU Institutions strengthen alliance with cities through New Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy
Hundreds of city representatives flocked to the European Parliament today 15 October for the launch of the new and integrated […]
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The capital of Estonia joins Mayors Adapt
We welcome our first member from Estonia! Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaption to Climate Change […]
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Loans and technical support for energy efficiency measures
By reducing heat gain through implementing energy efficiency measures in buildings, cities are able to reduce the impacts of heatwaves […]
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Register now for Joint Mayors Adapt and Covenant of Mayors Ceremony in Brussels
The Covenant of Mayors and Mayors Adapt Signature Ceremony 2015 will take place in the European Parliament in Brussels on […]
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Three signatories from Southern Europe
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaption to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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New signatory: Ilion from Greece
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaption to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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New signatory from Greece: Rethymno
  Rethymno just joined the initiative, showing its interest and commitment to engage in adaptation to climate change. Mayors Adapt […]
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Innovating cities with nature and culture
Have you ever heard about a systematic approach to innovation for renaturing cities and for cultural heritage-led urban regeneration? Join […]
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Chios from Greece joins Mayors Adapt
  Another member from Greece! Mayors Adapt extends a warm welcome to Chios. The Greek city just joined the initiative, […]
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New signatory: Coruche from Portugal
  Another member from Portugal! Mayors Adapt welcomes Coruche as its new signatory. The city just joined the initiative, showing […]
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Take part in survey on future of Covenant of Mayors and Mayors Adapt
  With more than 6,400 signatories and a firm commitment to CO2 emissions reduction, the Covenant of Mayors is a […]
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Two new signatories from Southern Europe
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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New interactive maps uncover climate risks in cities
  The European Environment Agency (EEA) developed several interactive maps to help understand the different climate risks that cities have […]
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Case Study: Water management and river restoration in Munich
  Munich, a signatory of Mayors Adapt from Germany, walks the talk and has set up a water management and […]
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Save the Date! Signing Ceremony 2015 taking place on Thursday 15 October in Brussels!
  On Thursday 15 October 2015, representatives from towns and cities leading the way on climate mitigation and adaptation will […]
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New signatory: Valka from Latvia
  A first member from Latvia! Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – […]
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Media possibilities: Photo competition and short film to promote your project
  Signatories of Mayors Adapt have two great media possibilities to promote their projects and cities. Firstly, the fourth edition […]
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The European Natural Water Retention Measures platform
  The Natural Water Retention Measures (NWRM) initiative is a project launched by the DG Environment, European Commission. NWRM are […]
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Survey on urban green infrastructure: Share your Insights
  MAES, an initiative of the European Commission and the EU Member states to map and assess ecosystems and their […]
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Application Deadline Extended: Register for the Mayors Adapt City Twinning Programme
  We are pleased to announce that the application deadline for the Mayors Adapt City Twinning Programme has been extended […]
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Leiria from Portugal joins Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes Leiria from Portugal as its new […]
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European Green Capital Award – Workshop for Applicant Cities
  The European Green Capital Award – Workshop for Applicant Cities will take place on 3rd July 2015 at the […]
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Two new signatories: Alimos, Greece, and Turin, Italy
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that Alimos […]
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2015 LIFE Grants Call for proposals now open – funding for adaptation available
  The LIFE Grant Call 2015 has opened on the 1st of June, 2015. A wide range of adaptation related […]
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EU Sustainable Energy Week: Register now!
The 2015 EU Sustainable Energy Week Policy Conference will be held from 16 to 18 June 2015 at two venues […]
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Register for the Mayors Adapt City Twinning Programme
  In May’s Newsletter we were pleased to announce that Mayors Adapt will be implementing a series of adaptation twinning […]
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New signatory: Kloštar Podravski from Croatia
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes Kloštar Podravski from Croatia as its […]
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Frankfurt/Main from Germany joins Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that Frankfurt/Main […]
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Upcoming LIFE Grants call for adaptation
  June 1st next week is the opening date for 2015 call for proposals for LIFE Grants, including a call […]
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Is a lack of knowledge preventing your city from adapting?
  Mayors Adapt is currently conducting an analysis of urban adaptation related knowledge gaps in order to develop and plan […]
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Mayors Adapt at the European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA), Copenhagen
  Mayors Adapt takes part in the second European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA) taking place at the moment from 12th […]
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Växjö ranked third in Sweden on Climate Adaptation
  Växjö, the first Mayors Adapt signatory from Sweden, occupies place 3 in a ranking of the Swedish municipalities’ climate adaptation work […]
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New signatory from Germany: Münster
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes Münster from Germany as its new […]
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Mayors Adapt Workshop on coordinated climate policy in Dresden, Germany
  Mayors Adapt was presented throughout the 2015 International Climate Alliance Conference in Dresden, and more specifically in an interactive […]
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URBACT: Open call for Networks
  URBACT III first call for proposals for the creation of up to 20 Action Planning Networks is now open! […]
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Natural Capital Financing Facility: Stakeholder Event, 8 May 2015
  Information event with introduction workshops The European Commission and the European Investment Bank have launched a financial instrument to […]
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Two new signatories for Mayors Adapt: Lana (Italy) and Lleida (Spain)
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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Mayors Adapt discusses resilience at EUROCITIES Environment Forum
  Co-organised with Mayors Adapt and the Covenant of Mayors, the “climate” day of the EUROCITIES Environment Forum in Porto […]
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Seven new signatories from Italy!
  The number of Italian cities and municipalities participating in the Mayors Adapt initiative is growing further: We welcome seven […]
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Happy Birthday Mayors Adapt!
  Today marks Mayors Adapt’s first birthday! It is exactly one year ago that the former European Commissioner for Climate […]
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New signatory from Spain: Puerto Lumbreras
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes Puerto Lumbreras from Spain […]
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Granada, Spain, joins Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that Granada […]
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Mayors Adapt promoting European cities resilience to climate impacts in Sendai, Japan
  As a new global agreement on disaster risk is being discussed and negotiated at the UN’s 3rd World conference […]
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Case Study: Storm water management in Växjö
  The City of Växjö is signatory to the Mayors Adapt initiative and has already become active in the field of adaptation […]
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Stockholm joined Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt is happy to announce that the capital of Sweden joined Mayors Adapt: Stockholm is now on board. Welcome! […]
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ECRAN workshop with Mayors Adapt in Montenegro
  On February 23-24, 2015  ECRAN (Environment and Climate Regional Accession Network) workshop ‘Expert Training on Risk and Vulnerability Assessment […]
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Welcome to our new signatories: Glasgow (UK), Torre Vedras (PT) and Torre Pacheco (ES)
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes three new signatory cities: […]
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Spotlight: Interview with the City of Albertslund
  Steen Christiansen, Mayor of the City of Albertslund, explains what Albertslund is doing to adapt to climate change and why the city joined the Mayors […]
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New financing instrument for adaptation: Natural Capital Financing Facility
  The European Commission and the European Investment Bank are launching a new financing instrument for projects promoting the preservation […]
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New signatory from Italy: Cerenzia
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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“World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation”, Manchester, UK, 2-4 September 2015: Mayors Adapt Members invited
  Preparations for the “World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation” (WSCCA), to be held Manchester, UK, on 2-4 September 2015, […]
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New Signatories: Wuppertal, Germany, and Fyli, Greece
  Mayors Adapt is happy to announce that two new cities joined the initiative: Wuppertal, Germany, and Fyli from Greece […]
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European Investment Bank launches public consultation on support to climate action
  The European Investment Bank (EIB) will be launching a public consultation on its approach to supporting climate action on […]
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New financing possibility for adaptation under the LIFE programme
  The LIFE Programme – one of the EU tools for financing adaptation to climate change in Europe – has […]
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3 new signatory cities joined: Arnhem (NL), Parma (IT) and Rostock (D)
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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First Signatory City from France: Toulouse
  Mayors Adapt welcomes its first signatory from France: Toulouse Métropole just joined Mayors Adapt! By signing up to Mayors Adapt, […]
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City Profile Fact Sheets
  The Mayors Adapt initiative develops city profile fact sheets for participating cities and entities. The fact sheets are produced […]
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Open European Days – Conference Report
  The second edition of the Open European Day, organised by ICLEI, European Secretariat and the European Environment Agency (EEA) […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes five new cities: Albertslund, Anadia, Matino, Sant Andreu de la Barca and Stuttgart
  Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, is happy to announce that five new signatories […]
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100 cities around Europe commit to taking action on climate change adaptation through ‘Mayors Adapt’
  The Mayors Adapt Signature Ceremony gathered last week in Brussels more than 150 local and regional authorities’ representatives interested […]
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Mayors Adapt in “The Parliament Magazine”
  On the occasion of the European OPEN DAYS 2014 on the 7th of October, Humberto Delgado Rosa, Director, DG […]
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Impressions from the Mayors Adapt Signature Ceremony 16th October 2014
  Mayors Adapt Signature Ceremony in Brussels on 16th of October saw some 57 of the initiative’s 104 signatories celebrate […]
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Mayors Adapt’s Signature Ceremony
  This week, on 16th of October 2014, the Mayors Adapt Signature Ceremony with the European Commissioner for Climate Action, […]
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Great to have Lisbon (PT), Newcastle (GB) and Silvi (IT) on board!
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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The City of Barcelona joins Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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First signatories from Croatia and Romania!
  Mayors Adapt , the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, welcomes its first signatories from Croatia […]
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3 new signatories from Southern Europe!
  Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, is happy to announce that three new […]
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Mayors Adapt at the Covenant of Mayors Workshop on “Coordination of Climate Policy” in Naples
  An integrated climate policy is essential to trigger effective action at local level – how can local authorities achieve […]
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Barcelona Province becomes first Mayors Adapt Coordinator
  Barcelona Province just made the first step and becomes the first Mayors Adapt Coordinator! As a Coordinator the Province […]
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Four new signatories for Mayors Adapt: Leicester, Smolyan, Veria, San Sebastián
Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, is happy to announce that four new signatories joined […]
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The capital of Spain joins Mayors Adapt!
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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Two new signatories for Mayors Adapt: Ruffano (IT) and Santomera (ES)
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes its two new signatories: […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes Kamatero, Greece, as new signatory
Mayors Adapt is happy to announce that the Kamatero, Greec, signed up to the initiative and will from now on […]
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Muro Lucano, Italy, and Växjö, Sweden, are on board!
Mayors Adapt welcomes two new signatories: Muro Lucano, located in the region of Basilicata, Italy, as well as Växjö – […]
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Mayors Adapt announces its new signatory: Burgas, Bulgaria!
  Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, is glad to welcome its new signatory […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes Giulianova, Italy, and Farsala, Greece
  The coastal city of Giulianova, located in central Italy, and Farsala, a city in southern Thessaly in Greece, joined […]
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L’Estany, Spain, and Arnsberg, Germany, join Mayors Adapt
  The municipality of L’Estany, Spain, and the city of Arnsberg, Germany, signed up to Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes it new signatory Hannover, Germany
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – is happy to announce that […]
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom, joins Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change – welcomes its first signatory from […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes Este, Italy, as new signatory
Mayors Adapt is happy to announce that the municipality of Este, Italy, signed up to the new initiative and will from […]
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Granollers and Bullas, Spain, are on board!
Mayors Adapt welcomes its new signatories from Spain: The municipality of Bullas as well as of Granollers just signed up to the […]
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Three more signatories for Mayors Adapt!
  Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, welcomes its three new signatories: Crosia (Italy), […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes its new signatory Comune di Leonforte, Italy
  Mayors Adapt, the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change, is happy to announce that the Comune […]
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Comune di Craco, Italy, joins Mayors Adapt
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change is happy to announce its new signatory: The […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes its new signatory Antwerp, Belgium
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change welcomes its new signatory: Antwerp just […]
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Workshop on European climate policies and role of local authorities
  At the very moment when the French ecology minister Ségolène Royal was presenting a new draft of the energy […]
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Funding through LIFE programme – call now open
  The first call for action grants for the LIFE programme (2014-2020) which finances a wide range of projects related […]
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Répceszemere, Hungary, joins Mayors Adapt
Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change welcomes its new signatory: Répceszemere signed up […]
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The city of San Benedetto del Tronto adheres to Mayors adapt
The city council approved its adhesion to Mayors adapt on June 12th. By signing up to Mayors Adapt, San Benedetto […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes it’s new signatories!
Two further signatories approved its adhesion to Mayors Adapt: Worms (Germany) and the County of Cork (Ireland) commited to contributing to […]
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Provinces and Regions can now join Mayors Adapt as “Mayors Adapt Coordinators”
  The Mayors Adapt also counts on the active participation of regions, provinces and other such public authorities who can […]
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High Level Round Table on Transition Cities, 5 June, Brussels
  Why are the cities & regions central to the Climate Change agenda? How can Europe recognise the city & […]
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Bologna, Italy, joins Mayors Adapt:
Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change welcomes its new signatory: Bologna signed up […]
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“Making adaptation to climate change work” – Mayors Adapt hosted a workshop session at Resilient Cities conference in Bonn
  Open European Day at the Resilient Cities Conference on May 28, 2014 ran under the title ‘European Cities Adapt […]
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Political Commitment Documents in all EU languages
  The Mayors Adapt’s Political Commitment Documents  are now available in 24 European languages – from Bulgarian to Swedish. Local […]
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Debate on adaptation in Luxembourg
  What kind of political commitment does your city/town have on adaptation to climate change and how does this lead […]
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Mayors Adapt event in Italy
  On the 30th of April 2014, the initiative “Mayors Adapt” was presented to Italian municipalities. Karl-Ludwig Schibel of the […]
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Hasselt, Belgium, joins Mayors Adapt as second signatory city
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change welcomes its second signatory: Hasselt is […]
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Mayors Adapt welcomes first signatory city Kifissia, Greece
  Mayors Adapt – the Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Adaptation to Climate Change welcomes its first signatory: Kifissia is […]
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Commissioner Connie Hedegaard launches climate change adaptation initiative for cities
The European Commissioner for Climate Action, Connie Hedegaard, has launched a new initiative on climate change adaptation. Mayors Adapt – […]
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Climate change adaptation by the cities, for the cities
  European cities are signing up to a brand new initiative in the fight against climate change. Mayors Adapt – […]
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