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The Nordic way – innovative financing in green/ climate projects   Join this PROSPECT webinar on 27th October and find out the Nordic Countries’ recipe for success when applying innovative financing.   Date: 27 October 2020 10:00 – 12:00 CET  
Post date: 12 Oct 2020
Type: Event

ESDEIC Green and Circular Economy, Sustainable Development and Energy International Research -online- Confrerence   26-27/11/2020   Submission of abstracts: 30th October 2020   Acceptance notification: 2nd November 2020  
Post date: 12 Oct 2020
Type: News

G-STIC is hosting the 4th G-STIC conference, to forward market-ready technological solutions for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Brussels,
Post date: 9 Oct 2020
Type: Event

As part of the Institute of International Finance's new line of sustainability-themed research, it is launching a series of short “back-to-basics” notes, aiming to bring some clarity to the complex ecosystem of climate data, risk assessment methodologies, taxonomy and reporting.   Sustainable Finance is an increasingly important matter since the Paris Agreement in 2015. Because it influences all sectors, it is a great opportunity to face the challenges of tomorrow. However, it is still a complex ecosystem.  
Post date: 8 Oct 2020
Type: Publication

Stakeholders in financial markets, capital and investment are key players in tackling climate change, supporting solutions for climate adaptation, and reducing global greenhouse gas emissions.   But to enable our economy and society’s transition to net-zero, finance requires a fundamental overhaul. Financial portfolios, for instance, need to align with a well below 2-degrees emissions pathway, incentivising green growth, sustainable development, and systems transformation.  
Post date: 6 Oct 2020
Type: News

Delivering affordable and sustainable housing in Europe   Objective   RE-DWELL will train a new generation of professionals with the transdisciplinary skills which are needed to address the urgent need of affordable and sustainable housing, a major challenge for European societies.  
Post date: 2 Oct 2020
Type: Link

Join PROSPECT’s final workshop on October 22nd and learn from some of the most experienced cities, regions and energy agencies about innovative financing mechanisms.   Financing local authorities’ sustainable energy and climate projects is hindered primarily by the lack of internal capacity to identify and implement innovative financing schemes and investment programmes.  
Post date: 30 Sep 2020
Type: Event

September 2020 newsletter from RESTORE project is out!   Status quo on RESTORE Final Book   Our RESTORE Editors, Andreucci, Marvuglia, Baltov & Hansen, and the Sponsor, RESTORE Grant Holder Eurac Research, have signed with Springer the Open Access Agreement for our RESTORE Final Book “Rethinking Sustainability Towards a Regenerative Economy”.
Post date: 30 Sep 2020
Type: News

Local energy efficiency and sustainability policies are mostly defined by the EU legal framework, how it is interpreted by cities and regions and how they will turn it into regional or local measures. Cities and regions across Europe are key in leading and achieving EU climate targets. The result is that more often than not, they will implement more ambitious measures than they are required to.
Post date: 18 Sep 2020
Type: News

Organised by ECOS, the online event will explore how the construction sector can deliver the ambition of the EU’s Circular Economy Action Plan, bringing together a wide range of industry and environmental stakeholders to discuss current challenges and identify policies, laws and standards that can transform the construction sector from an environmental problem to part of the solution. The event will kick off at 9:30 AM with a keynote speech by Marius Vaščega, Head of Cabinet of the European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries.
Post date: 18 Sep 2020
Type: Event