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The First FramWat Regional Roundtable, Introduced FramWat to High Level Representatives from Croatia, Hungary and Slovenia
December 4, 2018

The First FramWat Regional Roundtable, Introduced FramWat to High Level Representatives from Croatia, Hungary and Slovenia

The first FramWat Regional Roundtable (RT), organized by The Regional Environmental Center (REC) and hosted by the University of Ljubljana (UL), was held in Ljubljana on November 21st, 2018. The purpose of the RT was to promote the project at high policy level, and to provide opportunity for discussing the regional policy towards the Natural (Small) Water Retention Measures...

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Szeged Scoops CIVITAS Award and Looks Beyond
November 15, 2018

Szeged Scoops CIVITAS Award and Looks Beyond

During this year's CIVITAS Awards, a brace of central European cities were recognised for their urban mobility achievements, including Tirana (Albania) and Banja Luka (Bosnia-Herzegovina) for their 'transformation,' as well as Vinnytsia of Ukraine for its 'Bold' take! However, we couldn't have been more delighted when LOW-CARB project partner, Szeged,...

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Local Training Series Kicks-off in Skawina, Poland
October 18, 2018

Local Training Series Kicks-off in Skawina, Poland

Together with Partnerska Inicjatywa Miast (PIM, the Cities Partnership Initiative), Gmina Skawina hosted would-be low carbon mobility planners in Lesser Poland between October 15th and 17th to discuss emobility and.VisionZero. They also undertook two site visits to Jaworzno, encompassing a.biketowork velostrada and e-bus infrastructure, and to Wola Duchacka near Kraków...

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A strategic alliance for the implementation of SDGs in Macedonia
October 17, 2018

A strategic alliance for the implementation of SDGs in Macedonia

On September 21, 2018, the colleagues of REC- Country Office Macedonia had a productive meeting with UNECE representatives, responsible for the implementation of the project “Evidence‐based environmental governance and sustainable environmental policies in support of the 2030 Agenda in South‐East Europe”, where UNECE expressed their willingness to cooperate...

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Leipzig Looks Ahead to 2030 – Unanimously!
October 5, 2018

Leipzig Looks Ahead to 2030 – Unanimously!

‘Leipzig Kommt!’ or ‘Leipzig hat Zukunft’ were monikers I recall seeing dotted on posters around the city in the early 1990s. Once again, the city is experiencing strong population growth, as it did over a century ago. But with many new residents counting on being able to continue driving their cars, the city authority foresees gridlock within...

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MOLDOVA’s MOBILITYWEEK DEBUT
October 1, 2018

MOLDOVA’s MOBILITYWEEK DEBUT

This year has been another hugely successful one for the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK campaign. Record participation has been seen in a slew of countries, others have seen registrations reach levels not seen for a long, long time. There have also been a host of new countries involved for the first time, among them the little state of Moldova, sandwiched between Romania and...

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Upcoming Natura 2000 Biogeographical Seminars
September 18, 2018

Upcoming Natura 2000 Biogeographical Seminars

One of the main activities within the Support for the Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process project is the organization of seminars. The Natura 2000 Biogeographical seminars are an integral component of the Natura 2000 Biogeographical process and focus on progress and current challenges in each biogeographical region and are organised and delivered with the participation of...

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Open Call for LOW-CARB ‘Followers’!
September 11, 2018

Open Call for LOW-CARB ‘Followers’!

Contributing to the development and implementation of sustainable urban mobility plans or SUMPs for Functional Urban Areas (FUAs) in the Interreg Central Europe area, LOW-CARB invites applications to its ‘Follower City Programme.’ The deadline is 12 October, 2018. This call invites a total 18 follower towns, cities or regions that are in the process of either...

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