• Spotlight 22 August 2022

    Nardella: Ambitious proposals to help Ukrainian cities

    An interview with Dario Nardella, President of Eurocities and Mayor of Florence, who led a delegation of eight European mayors to Ukraine, where they me with President Volodmyr Zelenskyy and Vitali Klitschko, Mayor of Kyiv, on a diplomatic mission on behalf of Eurocities, to match the rebuilding needs of Ukrainian cities with other European cities.

    5 minute read
  • Press release 20 August 2022

    On Ukraine visit, mayors pledge sustainable rebuilding

    Mayors from European cities were in Kyiv on Friday 19 August to sign a political agreement to support the sustainable rebuilding of Ukrainian cities. The local leaders personally introduced the plan to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and to their Kyiv counterpart, Vitali Klitschko.

    5 minute read
  • Spotlight 15 July 2022

    Towards energy efficiency for Europe

    One year after the so-called FitFor55 package signalled a firm commitment to adapt EU energy and climate legislation in line with the EU’s goal to reduce CO2 emissions by 55%, and in the midst of an energy price crisis, the European Parliament has agreed to step up EU energy saving commitments for 2030.

    5 minute read
  • Spotlight 04 March 2022

    Unity changing EU history

    ‘Unity’ has been much on show this week across Europe as the war rages on in Ukraine. From the 'European Summit of the Regions and Cities' in Marseille, came a call for an additional display of unity to address recovery across the continent.  

    5 minute read
  • News 16 November 2021

    COP26: More than ‘blah blah blah’?

    Cities represented at COP26 demonstrated that any transformative action on the path to climate neutrality needs to firmly involve the local level.

    4 minute read
  • Events 01 November 2021

    A Green Deal that works for people

    Mayors across Europe recognise that climate action and social progress are two sides of the same coin. This COP26 'host zone' session will be livestreamed direct from Glasgow on Wednesday 10 November 13:30-15:30 GMT (starts 14:30 CEST).

    2 minute read
  • News 16 June 2021

    Marseille, Taranto and Valencia join Eurocities

    Eurocities welcomes three new members and passes the 200 city mark.

    1 minute read