We were at the Climate Chance Europe 2024 Wallonia Summit
Eva Banos, PLATFORMA Adviser for Global Agendas, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and Climate, moderated the event session titled « Cross-border and Decentralised Cooperation – How to Strengthen Community-Based & Community-Led Adaptation to Climate Change. » During this session, the discussion focused on giving agency to citizens and communities, rethinking multi-level governance in a grassroots way.
During the summit, Marlon Hilden, CEMR Climate and Sustainable Finance Officer, presented the results of the research « Powering the Future: Driving Europe’s Climate and Energy Policies through Regions and Municipalities, » delving into critical insights expected to influence and shape Europe’s climate and energy policies at regional and municipal levels.
The event culminated with the signing of the « Liège Declaration« : a Roadmap on adaptation to climate change in Europe for non-state actors.