The European Green Deal frames cities and regions' new priorities

On 27 February, the mayor of Seville Juan Espadas (ES/PES) chaired its first meeting as president of the Commission for the Environment, Climate Change and Energy (ENVE) of the European Committee of the Regions (CoR). The European Green Deal is the top priority for this new mandate. Upcoming ENVE opinions include water, clean air, hydrogen and biodiversity. New rapporteurs have been appointed for the 'European Climate Law', the 'Climate Pact' and the 'New Circular Economy Action Plan'.

Tuesday, 03 March 2020 00:36

"EU Budget risks being a failure for people and a gift to populism" warns CoR President Apostolos Tzitzikostas

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) asks to preserve funds for hospitals, schools, local transport, environment, universities and small businesses.

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 00:30

#EURegionsWeek 2020: Are you still looking for partners for a Regional Partnership?

Some regions and cities have expressed their interest in joining a Regional Partnership or finding partners to complete their Regional Partnership.

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 00:21

Central Macedonia Governor elected President of the EU's Committee of the Regions

Greece's Apostolos Tzitzikostas (EPP) was elected President of the European Committee of the Regions today. The Governor of Central Macedonia in Greece will lead the EU's assembly of local and regional elected politicians for the next two and a half years. During the Committee's first sitting of the new five-year mandate, its members also elected Vasco Ilídio Alves Cordeiro - President of the Regional Government of the Azores, Portugal – as their First-Vice President.

Tuesday, 18 February 2020 00:13
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