Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)

  • EUKI German Funds
  • Services Acquisition
  • 2018 to 2021

Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON) is a project promoting climate action and facilitating an exchange between national governments as well as municipalities and schools in Europe. The aim of the project is to strengthen bi- and multilateral cooperation and create common ambition to realise the Paris Agreement. Through joint learning, networking and tailored advisory services, policy-makers, municipal actors and educators will gain technical and process-related skills that help them develop, refine and implement measures for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Funding Institution:

German Ministry of Environment (throu ECOFYS).


Project leader: Ecofys – a Navigant Company;

Project team: Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa e Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa;

Implementing Organisation: Ecofys – a Navigant Company; adelphi research gGmbH; Independent Institute for Environmental Issues (UfU);

Implementing Partner(s): Energy Cities; SEVEn; The Association of Municipalities Polish Network (PNEC); Energy Cities Romania (OER); ENVIRON Association; National Trust Ecofund Bulgaria (NTEF); FCiências – University of Lisbon (FCUL+ICS); Centre for Renewable Energy Sources and Saving (CRES).