- Publication date
- Opening date
- Deadline date
- Service for Foreign Policy Instruments
Location – North America1
1. Publication reference
3. Programme title
International Urban Cooperation: Sustainable and Innovative Cities and Regions – Regional Action North America
Partnership Instrument 2015 Annual Action Program (ref. C (2015) 4109 of 22.06.2015)
5. Contracting Authority
European Union, represented by the European Commission
6. Nature of contract
7. Contract description
The project will establish cooperation on a mutual benefit basis with sub-national authorities in Canada, Mexico and the USA in two fields: sustainable urban development and climate change through sustainable energy. It will draw upon cooperation models and policy experience gained from EU urban programmes and the Covenant of Mayors. The stakeholders include national and sub-national authorities, their groupings and associations, as well as businesses.
8. Indicative budget
EUR 4 300 000
9. Intended timing of publication of the contract notice
10. Additional information
11. Legal basis
Regulation(EU) N°236/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 March 2014 laying down common rules and procedures for the implementation of the Union's instruments for financing external action and Regulation (EU) No 234/2014 establishing a Partnership Instrument for cooperation with third countries.
There must be a minimum period of 30 calendar days between the publication of this prior information notice and the publication of the corresponding contract notice.
No applications or requests for information should be sent at this stage.
- The action will target cooperation with Canada, Mexico and the United States of America.