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European Climate Pact

Implementing the European Green Deal: Handbook for local and regional governments

This handbook is part of the European Committee of the Regions’ “Green Deal Going Local” initiative which supports the implementation of the Green Deal at the local and regional levels. It aims to provide local governments guidance to initiate and facilitate systems innovation processes in their territories.

This handbook also offers proposals to implement the Green Deal locally in selected policy areas, including building and renovation, sustainable mobility, zero pollution, biodiversity, circular economy, and clean energy.

Full handbook available here

Author: Commission for the Environment, Climate Change and Energy of the European Committee of the Regions, published in October 2022.


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