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Circular cities – a month of action

Our current levels of consumption exceed what our natural resource systems can produce, and we throw away more than we reuse or recycle, with tangible consequences for our environment and climate.

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publication date : 12-10-2017

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EU Digital Cities Challenge launched

On 10 October 2017, during the European Week of Regions and Cities, the European Commission (DG GROW and DG REGIO) and the Committee of the Regions launched the Digital Cities Challenge. The Challenge invites cities in Europe to improve the life of their citizens through the development and implementation of digital policies.

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publication date : 12-10-2017

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IRIS new flagship project : Nice, Utrecht and Gothenburg are the newest European ‘lighthouse’ cities

Across Europe, cities are accelerating their transformation towards cleaner, friendlier places able to respect and use resources more efficiently. IRIS - Integrated and Replicable solutions for co-creation in Sustainable cities - is proud to be identified at the forefront of this change and announce itself as the newest addition to the European Commission Smart Cities and Communities (SCC) lighthouse projects

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publication date : 28-09-2017

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SAVE THE DATE: Sharing Cities workshop in Milan 24-25 October 2017

Sharing Cities will organise a workshop on urban mobility on 24-25 October in Milan. The event will gather representatives from the Sharing Cities programme and representatives of cities which would like to learn more about the mobility strategy developed in Milan and replicable smart city solutions.

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publication date : 28-09-2017

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URBACT III call for Transfer Networks now open!

The call for proposals for up to 25 Transfer Networks for 2014 – 2020 is now open with deadline on 10 January 2018. Learn more on the call by following the EUROCITIES webinar of next 27 October!

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publication date : 25-09-2017

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mySMARTLife newsletter: subscribe to receive updates on a new concept for Smart Life and Economy

Use of renewables and urban platforms are at the heart of this H2020 'lighthouse' project, in which 6 out of 7 cities are members of EUROCITIES (full or associated members).

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publication date : 22-09-2017

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Smart Tampere : an active autumn for the Finnish city

Active member of the Knowledge Society Forum and signatory of the Green Digital Charter since last year, Tampere's visibility as one of the most active 'smart cities' in Europe is growing.

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publication date : 14-09-2017

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Report on 'Urban agenda for the EU' progress is out

One year after the launch of Urban Agenda for the EU, European Urban Knowledge Network (EUKN) published a report ‘One Year: pact of Amsterdam’ that aims to map the developments and expected impact of twelve priority areas the Urban Agenda is working on.

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publication date : 01-09-2017

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CITYkeys' indicators for smart cities become the basis for a new European technical specification

ETSI - the European Telecommunications Standards Institute- announced the publication of a specification (TS 103 463) that defines indicators for smart cities in Europe.

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publication date : 31-08-2017

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Ever wondered what it is like inside the EUROCITIES office?

Have you ever wondered what it is like inside the EUROCITIES office? Have you ever wanted to put a face to the name of all those EUROCITIES emails? Well now you can!

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publication date : 31-08-2017