Name of initiative EUROCITIES
LPAA initiative No
NAZCA Initiative No
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Starting year 2008
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Secretariat EUROCITIES - European Secretariat

Square de Meeûs 1, B-1000 Brussels

Organisational structure Voluntary city members
Geographical coverage Western Europe, Eastern Europe
Name of lead organisation EUROCITIES
Type of lead organisation International organisation
Location/Nationality of lead organisation EU


Description EUROCITIES is an open city network of European cities with over 130 of Europe's largest cities and 40 partner cities. EUROCITIES has different themes and working groups; one of the working groups deals with "Air quality, climate change aqnd energy efficiency". In 2008 the network committed to climate change action in a the EUROCITIES declaration on climate change.
Activities Monitoring and responding to the EU strategy for climate adaptation

Exchanging knowledge and best practices on climate mitigation and adaptation initiatives in cities, including the discussion of financial instruments for climate action

One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

Function of initiative Political dialogue, Technical dialogue
Activity of initiative Knowledge dissemination and exchange, Awareness raising and outreach
Comments on indicators and goals
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Participants Number Names
Members 170  
Companies 0
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 0
National states 0
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 170 Aarhus (Denmark),  Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropole (France),  Almere (Netherlands),  Amaroussion (Greece),  Amiens Metropole (France),  Amsterdam (Netherlands),  Angers Loire Metropole (France),  Antwerp (Belgium),  Arezzo (Italy),  Athens (Greece),  Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzegovina),  Barcelona (Spain),  Belfast (United K.),  Belgrade (Serbia),  Bergen (Norway),  Berlin (Germany),  Beylikdüzü (Turkey),  Beyoglu (Turkey),  Bialystok (Poland),  Bilbao (Spain),  Birmingham (United K.),  Bologna (Italy),  Bonn (Germany),  Bordeaux (France),  BrabantStad (Netherlands),  Braga (Portugal),  Bratislava (Slovakia),  Bremen (Germany),  Brest Metropole Oceane (France),  Brighton & Hove (United K.),  Bristol (United K.),  Brno (Czech Republic),  Bruges (Belgium),  Brussels (Belgium),  Brussels Capital Region (Belgium),  Budapest (Hungary),  Burgas (Bulgaria),  Bydgoszcz (Poland),  Cagliari (Italy),  Cardiff (United K.),  Chemnitz (Germany),  Cluj-Napoca (Romania),  Cologne (Germany),  Constanta (Romania),  Copenhagen (Denmark),  Coventry (United K.),  Debrecen (Hungary),  Derry-Strabane (United K.),  Dortmund (Germany),  Dresden (Germany),  Dublin (Ireland),  Dusseldorf (Germany),  Edinburgh (United K.),  Eindhoven (Netherlands),  ENEDIS (France),  ENGIE (France),  Espoo (Finland),  Essen (Germany),  Florence (Italy),  Frankfurt (Germany),  Fuenlabrada (Spain),  Gaziantep (Turkey),  Gdansk (Poland),  Genoa (Italy),  Ghent (Belgium),  Glasgow (United K.),  Gothenburg (Sweden),  Grand Nancy (France),  Grand Paris Sud (France),  Grand Reims (France),  Grenoble Alpes Metropole (France),  Groningen (Netherlands),  Haarlem (Netherlands),  Hagen (Germany),  Hamburg (Germany),  Helsinki (Finland),  Heraklion (Greece),  Istanbul (Turkey),  Izmir (Turkey),  Kadikoy (Turkey),  Karlsruhe (Germany),  Karlstad (Sweden),  Katowice (Poland),  Kiel (Germany),  Klaipeda (Lithuania),  Konya (Turkey),  Kortrijk (Belgium),  Kungsbacka (Sweden),  Kyiv (Ukraine),  Lahti (Finland),  Lausanne (Switzerland),  Leeds (United K.),  Leeuwarden (Netherlands),  Leipzig (Germany),  Leuven (Belgium),  Linkoping (Sweden),  Lisbon (Portugal),  Lisburn and Castlereagh (United K.),  Liverpool (United K.),  Ljubljana (Slovenia),  Lodz (Poland),  London (United K.),  Lublin (Poland),  Luxembourg (Luxembourg),  Lviv (Ukraine),  Lyon (France),  Madrid (Spain),  Malaga (Spain),  Malmo (Sweden),  Manchester (United K.),  Mannheim (Germany),  Metropole de Lille (France),  Mezitli (Turkey),  Milan (Italy9,  Munich (Germany),  Munster (Germany),  Murcia (Spain),  Nacka (Sweden),  Nantes (France),  Twente (Netherlands),  Newcastle-Gateshead (United K.),  Nice (France),  Nicosia (Cyprus),  Nottingham (United K.),  Novi Sad (Serbia),  Nuremberg (Germany),  Odessa (Ukraine),  Oslo (Norway),  Osmangazi (Turkey),  Ostend (Belgium),  Oulu (Finland),  Palermo (Italy),  Paris (France),  Pau (France),  Pendik (Turkey),  Pesaro (Italy),  Pilsen (Czech Republic),  Porto (Portugal),  Poznan (Poland),  Prague (Czech Republic),  Preston (United K.),  Rennes (France),  Reykjavik (Iceland),  Riga (Latvia),  Rijeka (Croatia),  Rome (Italy),  Rotterdam (Netherlands),  Rzeszow (Poland),  Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina),  Serdivan (Turkey),  Seville (Spain),  Sheffield (United K.),  Sipoo (Finland),  Skopje (Macedonia),  Sofia (Bulgaria),  Solna (Sweden),  St Etienne (France),  St Nazaire (France),  Stavanger (Norway),  Stockholm (Sweden),  Strasbourg (France),  Stuttgart (Germany),  Sunderland (United K.),  Tallinn (Estonia),  Tampere (Finland),  Tbilisi (Georgia),  Terrassa Metropolitan Area (Spain),  The Hague (Netherlands),  Thessaloniki (Greece),  Timisoara (Romania),  Tirana (Albania),  Toulouse (France),  Turin (Italy),  Turku (Finland),  Umea (Sweden),  Uppsala (Sweden),  Utrecht (Netherlands),  Valladolid (Spain),  Vantaa (Finland),  Varna (Bulgaria),  Venice (Italy),  Verona (Italy),  Vienna (Austria),  Vilnius (Lithuania),  Warsaw (Poland),  Wolverhampton (United K.),  Wroclaw (Poland),  Yerevan (Armenia),  Zagreb (Croatia),  Zaragoza (Spain),  Zurich (Switzerland).
Intergovernmental organisations 0
Financial Institutions 0
Other members 0
Supporting partners 6 Barcelona (Spain),  Birmingham (United Kingdom),  Frankfurt (Germany),  Lyon (France),  Milan (Italy),  Rotterdam


Number of members in the years
Have only national states as participators No


Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
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Last update: 30 July 2020 07:43:42

Not only have national states as participators