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Press releases

2017

Plastic packaging: from waste to valuable resources

Freiburg, Germany
19 July 2017

Local government leaders urge MEPs to engage cities for successful EU energy transition

Brussels, Belgium
22 June 2017

Towards a greener plastic lifecycle

Freiburg, Germany
20 June 2017

Cities pledge to transform societies towards sustainability to create a more cohesive Europe

Freiburg, Germany
18 May 2017

New EU research tool makes energy planning for governments easier

Freiburg, Germany
7 March 2017


2016

EU Prize for “The Better World“ Communication goes to ICLEI’s mobilityweek.eu

Freiburg, Germany
17 November 2016


EU Preis für „The Better World“ Kommunikation geht nach Freiburg

Freiburg, Germany
17 November 2016

GreenS Steering Committees promote the power of green public procurement

Freiburg, Germany
30 September 2016

Local governments are the cornerstone of energy transition, panellists at the EU Sustainable Energy Week agree

Freiburg, Germany
17 June 2016

ICLEI celebrates 20 years of work on Sustainable Public Procurement

Bilbao, Basque Country
28 April 2016


GPP 2020 project tenders save equivalent of more than nine oil tankers

Freiburg, Germany
19 April 2016
 

Sustainable and innovative energy solutions for cities on the new CEPPI project website

Freiburg, Germany
19 January 2016

 

2015

SPP Regions website launched to showcase regional networks’ experience on sustainable public procurement of innovation

Freiburg, Germany
9 December 2015

1st Annual Summit of the Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement: “the starting point for more cities around the world to make similar pledges”

Paris, France
7 December 2015

Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement to hold its 1st Summit at COP21

Paris, France
27 November 2015

InnProBio aims to stimulate demand for bio-based products and services in Europe

Freiburg, Germany
26 May 2015

Global Lead Cities Network on sustainable public procurement launched

Seoul, Republic of Korea
13 April 2015

 

2014

Smart city project to create 1,500 jobs

Freiburg, Germany
4 December 2014


Local Renewables Conference 2014 calls for a transition to energy productive cities and regions

Freiburg and Lörrach, Germany
24 October 2014

EcoProcura conference highlights strategic potential of sustainable and innovation procurement in Europe

Ghent, Belgium
26 September 2014

Local leaders discuss the future of community renewable energy during EUSEW

Brussels, Belgium
25 June 2014

Trillions of Dollars of Public Spending to be Directed Towards Greening Global Markets

New York, USA
1 April 2014

In year of climate ambition, Cape Town blazes a trail for urban action

Cape Town, South Africa
28 March 2014


Final LANDMARK conference brings together years of experience in socially responsible procurement

Bremen, Germany
27 March 2014

200 European cities and regions call for more ambitious EU climate and energy targets

Brussels, Belgium
13 March 2014

 

2013

Städte aus ganz Europa lernen von Freiburgs energetischen Gebäuden und Stadtteilen

Freiburg, Germany
21 October 2013


High-level leaders to discuss financing climate change solutions at World Mayors Summit

Nantes, France
18 September 2013


ICLEI and AMR sign agreement to help Romanian cities reduce CO2
Freiburg, Germany
26 June 2013

Chair and Vice-Chairs chosen to lead Procura+ Sustainable Procurement Campaign into the future

Freiburg, Germany
13 May 2013


ICLEI offers free support with purchasing clean public vehicles

Freiburg, Germany
20 March 2013

 

2012

Cities as bearers of hope for a sustainable future - City network launches debate on the potential and limits of the century of cities

Freiburg, Germany
26 October 2012

EcoProcura 2012: The power of procurement to transform the market [PDF 231kb]

Malmö, Sweden
21 September 2012

EcoProcura 2012 Media Advisory: Delivering sustainable procurement and innovation [PDF 221kb]

Freiburg, Germany
10 September, 2012


Local Renewables 2012 to explore smart energy grids and smart solutions in cities and regions [PDF 85kb]

Freiburg, Germany
6 September, 2012

Local Sustainability 2012 recommends actions to accelerate sustainable development [PDF 86kb]

Freiburg, Germany
30 May, 2012

ICLEI teams up with Earth Hour in search for city climate champion [PDF 112kb]

Freiburg, Germany
28 March, 2012

Bologna wins European Mobility Week Award 2011 [PDF 59kb]

Brussels, Belgium
6 March 2012

ICLEI members Bologna and Zagreb announced as finalists for European Mobility Award 2011 [PDF 113kb]

Freiburg, Germany
24 January, 2012

 

2011

Durban outcomes: nations invest in time, world must invest in cities [PDF 72kb]

Durban, South Africa
12 December, 2011


Cities say: Urbanise the climate agenda [PDF 65kb]

Durban, South Africa
5 December, 2011


Green and glorious: European Capitals of Biodiversity lead the way towards 2020 targets [PDF 70kb]

Brussels, Belgium
24 November, 2011


ICLEI part of global network pledging to green pilgrimages [PDF 70kb]

Assisi, Italy
3 November, 2011


Renovation, inspiration and innovation at Local Renewables 2011 [PDF 72kb]

Freiburg, Germany
31 October, 2011


Handbook shows way for public authorities to successfully buy green [PDF 69kb]

Freiburg, Germany
31 October, 2011

Local governments must be equipped with tools to effectively implement Europe 2020 Strategy [PDF 72kb]

Brussels, Belgium
14 September, 2011

ICLEI’s Local Action Counter showcases cities working towards sustainability [PDF 75kb]

Freiburg, Germany
5 June, 2011

Equipping cities with the tools they need to become resilient [PDF 77kb]

Bonn, Germany
3 June, 2011

City of Almada wins prestigious European Mobility Week Award 2010 [PDF 70KB]

Freiburg, Germany
17 March, 2011


ICLEI European Convention 2011 brings cities together to enhance sustainability [PDF 70kb]

Freiburg, Germany
1 March, 2011

Local authorities compete for biodiversity crowns as second round of European Capitals of Biodiversity is launched  [PDF 68kb]

Paris, France
14 February, 2011

 

2010

European ICLEI Members among the 138 cities to sign Mexico City Pact at World Mayors Summit on Climate [PDF 72kb]

Mexico City, Mexico
24 November, 2010


ICLEI Member Grande Synthe among winners of Capitals of Biodiversity Awards [PDF 68kb]

Nagoya, Japan
28 October, 2010

ICLEI Member cities triumph once again as Vitoria-Gasteiz and Nantes announced as European Green Capitals for 2012 and 2013 [PDF 72kb]

Stockholm, Sweden
22 October, 2010

Electrifying insight, innovation and interaction at Local Renewables Freiburg 2010 [PDF 68kb]

Freiburg, Germany
15 October, 2010

ICLEI Members on top at CIVITAS Awards 2010 [PDF 64kb]

Malmö, Sweden
29 September, 2010


European cities and towns shaping low carbon, greener futures in Europe [PDF 101kb]

Dunkerque, France
21 May, 2010

ICLEI Europe becomes a Supporting Structure to the Covenant of Mayors Initiative [PDF 71kb]

Freiburg, Germany
1 April, 2010

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