1000 mayors for climate
Only a few weeks left before the opening of the Paris climate conference (COP21). Now is the time to recall that cities contribute to 75 percent of the world's carbon dioxide emissions, and that they will grow by 1.4 billion people in the next 20 years. With these challenges in mind, cities and local governments will play a critical role in the upcoming climate negotiations.
AFCCRE’s European university with a shade of decentralised cooperation
Decentralised cooperation featured high on the occasion of AFCCRE’s second European university on 28 and 29 October in Marseille.
Raising the profile of development cooperation in Europe
How to raise European citizens’ awareness of development issues? This was the main topic of the EU Development Education and Awareness Raising (DEAR) programme fair on 23 and 24 October in Brussels. Over the last four years the EU provided approximately 143 million EUR for the DEAR Programme.