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EUROCITIES Call for expert for ROCK training webinar on mentoring methodology

Led by the city of Bologna, the ROCK project involves EUROCITIES, 10 large European cities and various partners (universities, private companies). ROCK focuses on historic centres as laboratories to demonstrate how cultural heritage can be a unique and powerful engine of regeneration, sustainable development and economic growth for the entire city.

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publication date : 21-06-2017

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publication date : 21-06-2017

  •  mobility

First pedal strokes towards an EU Cycling Strategy

For the first time in European history, the European Commission has received a proposal for a European strategy on cycling. This strategy will support citizens to achieve a better quality of life and have a positive impact on urban mobility.

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publication date : 20-06-2017

Cities take part in training on children’s rights at the European Parliament

On 7 June 2017, the Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup (ARDI) of the European Parliament organised a capacity building training session on children’s rights.

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publication date : 19-06-2017

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES Call for expert for research of the role of local governments in social welfare policies

In the context of the debate about the future of social Europe and the shaping of the European Pillar of Social Rights, EUROCITIES wants to emphasise the importance of cities in social inclusion and inclusive labour market, on the basis of strong evidence from research. For this, we want to commission research that will take stock of the evidence that we have already collected in EUROCITIES and place it within an analytical framework built upon the main trends identified in the most...

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publication date : 19-06-2017

  •  mobility

Applications for the annual CIVITAS Awards competition and to host the 2018 CIVITAS FORUM Conference are open

The CIVITAS Forum Conference 2017 will take place in Torres Vedras (Portugal) from 27-29 September. Apply now for the CIVITAS awards competition and to host the 2018 CIVITAS Forum Conference. Deadline is 14 July 2017.

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publication date : 15-06-2017

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

Participate in a survey about digitalisation efforts for the urban renewal

The Dutch government collects contributions on the EU initiatives working on digitalisation.

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publication date : 15-06-2017

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publication date : 14-06-2017

  •  environment

Let your voice be heard: take part in the public consultation on the Urban Water Agenda 2030!

The Urban Water Agenda 2030 (UWA2030) will be a new component in the European Union’s ambitious water policy, which aims to achieve a good status for all water bodies, and make member states better prepared for extreme weather events, as reflected in the Water Framework Directive (adopted in 2000) and the Floods Directive (adopted in 2007). The UWA2030 aims to enable local governments to accelerate the implementation of local policies and practices for sustainable urban water management.

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publication date : 14-06-2017

  •  economy

European wages have not recovered from the crisis

Close to a decade after the start of the crisis, wage growth is far from matching pre-crisis rates.

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publication date : 13-06-2017