Launch of Democratic Mayors Network
Twelve mayors and local leaders from 7 countries discussed common challenges and shared best practice on sustainability, EU funding, city to city cooperation, citizen participation, refugee crisis and democracy.View more
EU Chips Act: regional ecosystems vital for strategic autonomy
Semiconductors have become vital for every industry. With the EU Chips Act, we are treating it as such. Due to current economical and geopolitical realities, Europe must ensure its strategic autonomy, while remaining an open economy and cultivating innovation.View more
Kate Feeney on the importance of IDAHOBIT-day: standing with allies
There has been a lot of progress on LGBTIQ+ rights, argues Kate Feeney (IE/Fianna Fáil), but the reality for many LGBTIQ+ citizens across Europe is that they’re not feeling the benefit of the political progress. We mark this day today on 17 May, but we have to do it every day.Read more
Mayor of Liepaja Ansins reduces climate risk and dependence on Russia
From an almost 100% dependence on gas and coal, the city of Liepaja managed to reduce this to about 20%. It fits in the policies of Mayor Gunars Ansins to continue making his city greener and more sustainable.Read more
How we helped shape the future of Europe
During the last plenary of the Conference on the Future of Europe the final proposals were adopted, with interventions by Clotilde Armand, Mayor of Bucharest Sector 1, and a reaction of our President, François Decoster, Mayor of Saint-Omer.Read more
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Renew Europe is the successor of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) in the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) – a political group that represents liberal & democrat city mayors, regional presidents and ministers, and local and regional councillors in the process of developing EU policies and laws. The CoR is a political assembly that exists to improve and safeguard a key part of European democracy: the proper involvement in the EU policy process of all the forms of subnational government that can be found in Europe’s Member States.
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