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Covenant of Mayors upcoming events in January/February 2019

07 January 2019

As a Covenant Supporter since 2010, Polis is pleased to share with you this overview of upcoming events organised by the Covenant of Mayors across Europe this January/February 2019. Save the dates to your calendar.

  • 17 January 2019: Webinar - Co-creation of climate action and adaptation support tools by local governments and researchers

In this webinar, municipal staff and researchers from Slovakia, Germany and the United Kingdom will share their experiences working together to co-create tools and methods supporting action for local climate adaptation – in particular for assessing risk, and for selecting and prioritising adaptation measures. More info

  • 22 January2019: Workshop - Industrial renewal and urban metamorphoses. DUNKERQUE, France

Four medium-sized cities with an industrial past will explain their project and journey towards rethinking their territory and becoming resilient. More info

Event in the spotlight

  • 19-20 February 2019: Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum - Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place. BRUSSELS, Belgium

Accelerating investments into sustainable energy and climate adaptation are important to ensure a climate-neutral Europe in the long-term and prepare our cities and regions for the threats and risks of climate change already known today. More info

The event presents 30 successful projects in six thematic parallel strands of dedicated interactive workshops:

  • Sustainable energy planning
  • Financing clean urban transport
  • Financing energy efficiency in the public sector
  • Home renovation schemes in cities and regions
  • Financing climate adaptation
  • Innovative financing schemes facilitating the market for climate and sustainable energy finance.