|GP/OP: CIVITAS - RENAISSANCE - Szczecinek, Perugia, Bath, Skopje and Gorna Oriahovitsa - Regional|
RENAISSANCE cities are five historic cities from across Europe that are in the vanguard of sustainable development.The cities are in sites having in common strong reliance on heritage and tourism, which must marry environmental concerns and mobility, with economic development.The cities also face unique local and regional challenges.
Description of work
The Civitas Renaissance project, which our city participates in, is another stage of this European community initiative. Apart from Szczecinek, there are also four other cities: Perugia, Bath, Skopje and Gorna Oriahovitsa. Currently, the CIVITAS programme, apart from the Renaissance project, includes 8 independent projects with similar nature and profile: Miracles, Vivaldi, Mobilis, Success, Smile, Caravel, Trendsetter, Tellus. 42 European cities and a few hundred partner support institutions are involved in the execution of programme tasks. The project execution was spread out over four years, and is to be completed on 15th September 2012.
Expected Results and Exploitation Plans
RENAISSANCE has an innovative approach in all demonstration measures as from the following areas:
"Energy and Environmental Innovations"
"Innovative pricing policies and payment technologies"
"Political process innovation"
"Transport system management innovation"
For more information and contacts: http://www.civitas-initiative.org/project_sheet?lan=en&id=13