Ref./Contract no #
Title Promoting urban sustainable development in local authorities
Programme Leonardo da Vinci II
Duration October 2006 - September 2008
Website http://www.proudcities.gr/
Partners
  • Union of Czprus municipalities (CY)
  • Czech University of Agriculture in Prague (CZ)
  • Municipality of Sabadell (ES)
  • Biopolitics International Organization (GR)
  • PLANET A.E Ltd (GR)
  • Europa Media PSC (HU)
  • Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MT)
  • Laser Technology North West Ltd (UK)
Summary

The particular project aimed at promoting the concept and practice of urban sustainable development through training local authorities' officers and policy makers of the New Member States on basic environmental issues, thus, encouraging them to get involved and create their own Local Action Plans. It achieved its aim by creating a Training e-Tool, which includes information, examples and case studies on the priority themes set in the "Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Towards a Thematic Strategy on the Urban Environment" [COM(2004)60].