In the framework of the activities linked to the Covenant of Mayors (CoM), the Province of Genoa formalised, via two Memorandum of Understanding, its cooperation with local and regional authorities.
The first Memorandum of Understanding is signed at provincial level between the province and the municipalities joining the CoM in order to:
The province of Genoa is also signatory of another Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the Covenant-related activities but at regional level. The Steering Committee includes:
A participatory approach was used with the good cooperation at all administrative levels organised through the two MoU and also the province relied also on the expertise of local and regional partners (for example the in-house Fondazione Muvita, the regional Energy Agency of Liguria, the university of Genoa, the chamber of commerce,…
Great results were achieved such as :
key factors were the choice made for a bottom-up approach and the strong interest at local level.
Province of Genoa