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DIFFICULT QUESTIONS LIE AHEAD FOR GOVERNMENT AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES IN THE UK

In just a few short weeks the COVID-19 crisis has taken a hammer to an already fragile economy. Very necessary public health measures have placed many parts of our once normal working lives on ice, and we are all uncertain what the economy might look like when lockdown measures are (possibly slowly) removed.

COMMISSION PROPOSES GRADUAL LIFTING OF BORDERS, IN BID TO SAVE EUROPE’S SUMMER

The European Commission on Wednesday (13 May) set out plans for a phased restart of travel this summer, proposing a gradual lifting of borders in an attempt to kick start a tourism sector hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

WHAT IS THE EUROPEAN GREEN DEAL?

Climate change and environmental degradation are an existential threat to Europe and the world. To overcome these challenges, Europe needs a new growth strategy that transforms the Union into a modern, resource-efficient and competitive economy where

UN INVITES LOCAL LEADERS TO RECORD THEMSELVES ON THEIR WORK ON SDGS AND THE COVID-19

​​Local2030, the initiative of the UN Secretary General on Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals, has recently launched the Local2030 Spotlight Series Cities and regions aro

MIND THE DIGITAL GAP: MAKING E-SOLUTIONS ACCESSIBLE TO EVERYONE

In the context of COVID-19 crisis, the YFACTOR project “MIND THE DIGITAL GAP" will highlight the commitment of regional and local actors in their effort to facilitate the digital transition and to ensure continuity of services across the EU regions.

WE STAND TOGETHER - REGIONS & CITIES RESPONDING TO COVID-19 EMERGENCY

Thousands local and regional leaders are on the front line in the battle to limit the spread of the virus and manage its impact on the ground. Their professionalism and dedication is testified to by their actions from all corners of Europe.

SAFELY COLLECTING HOUSEHOLD WASTE IN THE AGE OF COVID-19

CEMR is helping its members to share their experiences and practices on how local governments are handling the situation in relation to the impact and lessons learned from the COVID-19 crisis in the field of waste management.
European Court of Justice

UDITE LEADS SUCCESSFUL STUDY VISIT TO EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE

UDITE in collaboration with ASC (Association des Secrétaires Communaux de l'Luxembourg), organised a study visit to Luxembourg on 5th March 2020.
COVID-19 EU response

CORONAVIRUS AND ITS LOCAL IMPACT: WHAT TO DO?

For a short time now we have been living in a different world. A world where the Coronavirus has created a health crisis with a major social and economic impact. In this special issue, we would like to provide you with information from the European level that has taken measures to limit the consequences.
Mark Lloyd, CEO, LGA

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION REACHES OUT TO CHIEF EXECUTIVES IN ENGLAND AND WALES

Mark Lloyd the Chief Executive of the Local Government Association reaches out to local authority chief executives during this challenging time of COVID-19. He underlines the vital role that local government is playing and thanks local authority chief executives for everything their teams are doing.
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