• 03 Jun 2021

    What happened last year, and what's next for the Covenant of Mayors in Europe...


    Read the 2020 Activity Report of the Covenant of Mayors in Europe to find out!

    2020 report"2020 was a challenging year for all of us, but it also marks a decisive shift towards sustainability and the ambition of climate neutrality by 2050. The EU as a whole is mobilized to fight not only the economic and social crises caused by the Covid pandemic, but to tackle in parallel the climate and biodiversity crises.

    As a member of the EU Covenant of Mayors Political Board and as a Climate Pact Ambassador, I would like to underline the necessary leadership of cities in ensuring green recovery, a just transition and an open dialogue with citizens for the significant economic and societal changes ahead."

    - Rafał Trzaskowski, Mayor of Warsaw. He is also a member of the Covenant of Mayors Political Board and rapporteur of the Committee of the Regions on the European Climate Pact.

    In our Activity Report, you will find:

    • How the initiative evolved in 2020
      Developments in EU policy & the activities our office organised to support signatories around 4 key topics (Mitigating climate change, Adapting our cities to the effects of climate change, Alleviating energy poverty, Financing)
    • The 2050 visions of the winning cities in the Covenant of Mayors Awards
    • Novelties in technical support - Video tutorials for reporting on your climate & energy actions
    • What's next? 2021 in 5 key events

     

    Read the 2020 Activity Report of the Covenant of Mayors in Europe!