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A strong cohesion policy for Europe and citizens - EUROCITIES policy paper on cohesion policy post-2020

Linked to the debate on the future of Europe and the next EU budget, the EUROCITIES policy paper on post-2020 cohesion policy calls for a reinforced and simplified cohesion policy for Europe and its citizens. The future cohesion policy covering all regions should be built on real partnership with cities, focusing on common European challenges but allowing a flexible tailoring to local development needs. Cohesion policy needs to reduce its administrative burden, make it easier to combine...

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publication date : 26-06-2017

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publication date : 30-05-2017

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EUROCITIES statement on Building a European data economy

In our ‘building a data economy’ statement we support the free movement of data and stand for common and stronger EU regulations and frameworks on security and protection of non-personal data as well as access to and re-use of data from public spaces. We also called for the development and implementation of common EU standards and the interoperability of systems which are at the basis of a secure and efficient smart city market.

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publication date : 10-05-2017

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publication date : 05-05-2017

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publication date : 05-04-2017

EUROCITIES statement on the future of cohesion policy

As the reflections and debates on the next EU budget are taking off, EUROCITIES published a policy statement as an initial position on the main principles of the future cohesion policy framework.

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publication date : 09-03-2017

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publication date : 02-03-2017

EUROCITIES statement on the European Pillar of Social Rights

This statement from EUROCITIES emphasises the contribution that cities can bring to the European Pillar of Social Rights. It also highlights that EUROCITIES is willing to engage with the European Commission on the development and implementation of the pillar by sharing cities’ expertise, knowledge and capacity to bring real policy change at the local level.

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publication date : 09-02-2017