The European Green Deal: delivering results for citizens with Europe's cities

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  • economy
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publication date
09-03-2020
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On 11 December 2019, the European Commission released its European Green Deal Communication aiming at making Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. EUROCITIES welcomes this ambitious agenda and recalls:
 
  1. European cities are key actors to ensure the transition towards a climate neutral society.
  2. The European Green Deal must be backed by financial resources to empower and support cities in achieving a fair and inclusive transition.
  3. New and more effective ways of involving city leaders, authorities, and citizens are needed to establish a political dialogue across levels of government. 
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