On April 25th the European Covenant of Mayors was at the 5th Open European Day at Bonn Resilient Cities Conference. The event - convened by Covenant supporter ICLEI and the European Environment Agency - gathered around 200 participants, mostly European experts on urban resilience and adaptation, for interactive workshops and training...Read more
A recent study, supported by the EU funded project RAMSES (Reconciling Adaptation, Mitigation and Sustainable dEvelopment for citieS) assessed the vulnerability of European cities to climate change.
Last 17 April, the Covenant signatory City of Torres Vedras (Portugal) hosted a Covenant of Mayors workshop that gathered 60 participants from all over Portugal, to discuss local examples and common challenges, moderated by the Covenant supporter ANMP (National Association of Portuguese municipalities). The event contributed to the
We have interviewed Gil Penalosa, Founder & Chair of World Urban Parks & 8 80 Cities for the April/May issue of the European Covenant newsletter .
The Interview can be found in all EU languages under the following links: