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Politinė taryba

DSC 0231Merų paktas dėl klimato ir energetikos – tai unikalus merų vadovaujamas politinis judėjimas.

Europos merų pakto taryba suteikia vietos ir regionų lyderiams galimybę suvaidinti svarbesnį vaidmenį formuojant šią iniciatyvą ir kuriant jos gaires. Be to šios tarybos nariai dalyvauja kampanijoje, suteikiančioje galimybių sistemoms veikti vietos klimato ir energetikos srityje nacionaliniu ir Europos lygmeniu, ugdydami sąmoningumą apie vietos poreikius ES ir nacionalinių sprendimus priimančių institucijų tarpe.

Ši Merų taryba siekia pradėti diskusijas apie strateginę iniciatyvos orientaciją, norėdama užtikrinti jos geriausią tinkamumą miestų poreikiams ir lankstumą, atitinkantį jų lūkesčius, siekiant puoselėti dialogą tarp Europos pakto bendrijos ir ES institucijų.
Tarybos sudėtis: 7 merai ir išrinkti vietos atstovai.


  • Name: Alexander Vandersmissen
    Position: Mayor of Mechelen
    Country: Belgium

    "Of all governmental levels, local authorities are most probably nearest to the citizens. That is why mayors must lead by example and work together in their responsibility to convince our citizens of the necessity and urgency of the energy shift and other climate ambitions in this covenant.”

  • Name: Belinda Gottardi
    Position: Mayor of Castel Maggiore
    Country: Italy

    "The fight against climate change must be channelled through a new awareness of Local Governments and citizens, the awareness of the need for a global commitment and a radical change in our lifestyle. This cultural transition must be guided by local administrations in a shared and participatory path with economic and social actors together with citizens."

  • Name: Eckart Würzner
    Position: Mayor of Heidelberg
    Country: Germany

    "We are ready to go further in our actions in order to accelerate the energy transition and tackle climate change, in line with the Paris Agreement."

  • Name: Hermano Sanches Ruivo
    Position: Deputy Mayor of Paris
    Country: France
  • Name: Julije Domac
    Position: Director of REGEA, the North-West Croatia Energy Agency
    Country: Croatia

    "European regions and energy agencies should play a key role in planning, developing and implementing sustainable energy projects at all levels."

  • Name: Katarina Luhr
    Position: Deputy Mayor of Stockholm
    Country: Sweden

    "As elected officials we owe it to our citizens to not only acknowledge the dangers of global warming, but ensure they never actually come to pass. That’s why Stockholm joined the Covenant of Mayors."

  • Name: Martin Horn
    Position: Lord Mayor of Freiburg
    Country: Germany

    "We need to enact a rapid and deep transformation of our society to ensure that it is more sustainable and just for all. Recovery plans after COVID-19 should serve as an opportunity to enforce and speed up climate neutrality, which can help us tackle another crisis unfolding all over our planet - climate breakdown."

  • Name: Rafał Trzaskowski
    Position: Mayor of Warsaw
    Country: Poland

    “Local and regional leaders are fully committed to the Green Deal. We want to implement ambitious, yet realistic targets that will serve our local communities, also by creating new jobs – so desperately needed today, and improving competitiveness of our local businesses. We believe that a more ambitious climate policy can support and not undermine a successful economic recovery from the crisis caused by the pandemic.”

  • Name: Xesco Gomar Martín
    Position: Deputy President of the Barcelona Province
    Country: Spain