The Belgian EU Presidency Conference: Spotlight on Climate Neutrality

As the Belgian EU Presidency approaches, the spotlight turns to the upcoming high-level conference on 15 March 2024 where REMARKABLE Climate Leaders will be present.

The Belgian EU Presidency Conference: Spotlight on Climate Neutrality

This conference, titled Translating the Green Deal into Local Action, welcomes influential leaders, including REMARKABLE, FEDARENE, and ManagEnergy representatives. At the heart of this significant conference highlighting the Covenant of Mayors‘ vision of a climate-neutral Europe lies a dedicated session, a crucial platform to explore the concrete realities faced by front-running municipalities and regions on the path to climate neutrality.

Fit for 55 translated into local solutions

The dedicated session at the heart of the conference is designed to facilitate insightful discussions, with a particular emphasis on the strategies employed by leading municipalities and regions striving for climate neutrality. Participants will delve into the challenges and successes of these front-runners, paving the way for an exchange of ideas that can be replicated on a broader scale. The session is poised to showcase ready-to-replicate approaches and integrated solutions, transforming the ambitious goals of the European Green Deal into tangible realities on the local level.

The objectives of the session: A blueprint for achieving climate neutrality

  1. Concrete Realities of Front-Running Municipalities and Regions: Participants will engage in discussions that illuminate the strategies employed by leading localities on their journey to climate neutrality.
  2. Ready-to-Replicate Approaches: The session will feature presentations and discussions on solutions that are not just theoretical but are ready for immediate replication, underscoring the crucial role of local and regional ecosystems.
  3. Drivers for Energy and Climate Transformation: Case studies will spotlight the factors driving energy and climate transformation at the grassroots level, providing valuable insights for others to follow.
  4. Enabling EU Goals through Energy Agencies: The discussion will focus on how one-stop shops and energy agencies play a pivotal role in bringing EU policy instruments closer to communities and companies, facilitating the implementation of European goals and policies.

REMARKABLE Climate Leaders: Champions of local climate action

Amidst the discussions surrounding climate neutrality, the REMARKABLE Climate Leaders project takes centre stage. The leaders, driven by innovation, complement the overarching theme of the conference by emphasizing the indispensable role of local influencers in shaping the future of climate neutrality strategies.

By supporting those who drive change on the ground, the REMARKABLE initiative contributes to a broader understanding of the indispensable role played by local leaders in the pursuit of ambitious climate goals.

To be part of the conference, register today and discover how local leaders are spearheading the charge towards climate neutrality.

REMARKABLE Climate Leaders will build new leadership capacity across Europe through a Climate Leadership Programme designed with and for climate leaders. Through a people-centred approach, Regional Energy Agencies will support leaders of public authorities and communities in implementing transformational roadmaps and innovative solutions to achieve climate neutrality.

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