Hosted by Barcelona, on 16 June, from 11.00-13.30 EUROCITIES working group on housing is meeting online! The meeting of the WG housing has a special guest – the Member of European Parliament Ms. Kim van Sparrentak, rapporteur on EP’s report on ‘Access to decent and affordable housing for all’. The working group housing has now the opportunity to enter in a direct conversation and share the concerns that cities have on affordable housing.
The working group housing has now the opportunity to enter in a direct conversation with the member of the European Parliament in charge of the report on ‘Access to decent and affordable housing for all’. They will also hear about the housing opportunities in the Green Deal, the Renovation Wave and the new Multiannual Financial Framework.
In the second part of the meeting the participants will engage in an exchange on emerging co-housing models in EU cities. Barcelona is looking into the possibility of an EU project proposal based these practices as a mechanism to address affordability and post- COVID challenges. Interested partners and ideas will be discussed during the meeting.
The meeting will give the online space for:
Engage in an open dialogue with the MEP Kim van Sparrentak the rapporteur of the EP’s ‘Access to decent and affordable housing for all’ report
Hear about the ‘Common declaration of housing authorities of Barcelona, Paris and London’
Get informed about the latest updates from EU level and EUROCITIES, as well as on our WG priorities and activities in 2020
Cities’ emergency housing measures taken during the confinement – presentation of ‘#2Report Housing Responses to COVID crisis and potential post-recovery measures’
Discussing about the potential of an EU project on ‘emerging models of cohousing in European cities- showcase of practices and brainstorm of ideas.