Covenant of Mayors http://www.eumayors.eu/ en 9 municipalities from the Belgian Province of Namur joins the Covenant of Mayors as a group of signatories http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=795 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=795 2017-01-23 18:12:43 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/795_Namur.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > 9 municipalities from the Namur area (Andenne, Assesse, Éghezée, Fernelmont, Floreffe, Gesves, Jemeppe-sur-Sambre, La Bruyère et Profondeville) officially committed to the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy during a local signature event that took place mid-December in Namur. NeZeR project develops City Action Plans for Nearly Zero-Energy Renovation http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=794 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=794 2017-01-20 11:36:29 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/794_shutterstock_office+buildg+green+trees.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The EU project NeZeR has created a new tool to accelerate the renovation process of Nearly Zero-Energy buildings in European cities. Covenant signatories in Cyprus on track to exceed their 2020 targets! http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=793 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=793 2017-01-03 10:35:27 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/793_shutterstock_55598083_conv.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > A new analysis by Covenant Supporter Cyprus Energy Agency has shown that Covenant signatories in Cyprus are bound to exceed their 2020 CO2 reduction commitments. The Covenant of Mayors in Sub-Saharan Africa: Launch event at COP22 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=792 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=792 2016-12-19 16:56:23 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/792_CoM-SSA_COP22_2016.11.15+-+Copie.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > On 15 November 2016, the European Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) organised a side event during COP22 on the Covenant of Mayors in Sub-Saharan Africa. Call for fully funded city-to-city exchange opportunities http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=791 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=791 2016-12-13 17:21:31 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/791_shutterstock_116923705_partnership_logo.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO), and UN Habitat joined forces and offer fully funded city-to-city learning exchange opportunities. Catalonian Covenant Club fosters public-private cooperation to boost energy efficiency http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=790 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=790 2016-12-06 10:25:57 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/790_IMG_8717.JPG" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > In the framework of the Catalonian Covenant Club, stakeholders from the public and private sectors recently came together to upscale collaboration in the field of energy efficiency. INTERREG Europe launches its Policy Learning Platforms: What’s in there for the Covenant Community? http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=789 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=789 2016-11-30 14:57:42 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/789_index.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The Policy Learning Platforms aim to open up the knowledge gained within INTERREG Europe for the benefit of both project partners and the community of regional stakeholders, and to improve the implementation of Structural Funds and regional policies. The Covenant of Mayors going global: Milestones and achievements http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=788 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=788 2016-11-28 16:00:57 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/788_frise_CoM_going_global_700pix-99548+-+Copie.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > The Covenant of Mayors was launched in 2008 in Europe with the ambition to gather local governments voluntarily committed to achieving and exceeding the EU climate and energy targets. Covenant of Mayors highlighted as key example of "Energy efficiency first"! http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=787 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=787 2016-11-25 12:54:45 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/787_slidebuildings.jpg" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > In a recent publication by leading European think tanks, the Covenant of Mayors' approach to local planning is showcased as a best practice example of implementing the "Energy Efficiency first" principle. The Covenant of Mayors continues its global expansion through North America! http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=786 http://www.eumayors.eu/news_en.html?id_news=786 2016-11-23 17:15:10 text/html en <img src="http://mycovenant.eumayors.eu/docs/news/786_WorldMap_shutterstock.png" align="left" vspace="5" hspace="5" border="0" > On the occasion of the Climate Summit for Local and Regional Leaders which took place on 14 November in Marrakesh, the European Commission announced the start of work on the setting up of the Regional Covenant Office for North America.