28/05/2020 What security challenges will climate change bring to South-Eastern Europe? Some 80 participants representing a wide variety of sectors and stakeholders from the OSCE participating states convened on 27 May 2020 in an online webinar to discuss climate change and security in the region.
25/05/2020 From 25 May to 2 October 2020, municipalities and local authorities located in the European Union and the UK have the opportunity to apply online to receive financial and technical support from the European City Facility.
27/04/2020 The pandemic is impacting businesses: disruptions in supply chains, financial losses, layoffs. But sometimes crisis breeds positivity as well. Some enterprises in developing and emerging countries are finding solutions to keep themselves afloat and solving problems their communities are facing.
07/04/2020 During a successful webinar with more than 1000 registered participants, the calls for applications have been announced. The first call will open on 25 May 2020 with a deadline on 2 October 2020.
07/04/2020 A new UN scheme requires airlines to compensate part of their CO2 emissions from 2021 onwards. A recent decision clarified which carbon credits can be used in the first three years. Our analysis shows that, under these rules, the scheme is unlikely to reduce emissions.
25/03/2020 The new European City Facility invites municipalities and local authorities to participate in its webinar on 7 April 2020 to obtain more information on how the facility can support their sustainable energy investment projects.
22/03/2020 The climate crisis includes a water crisis – threatening global food and energy security. Scientists and practitioners involved in “Water as a Global Resource” are calling on politicians to take action: make sustainable water management a bigger focus of climate adaptation efforts.
10/03/2020 Current practices and consumption behaviour in the textile and apparel sector are causing environmental and social issues. To address action gaps regarding sustainable consumption and production in Southeast and Central Asia, adelphi has published an extensive report.