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WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards

The WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards recognises and promotes outstanding ICT, smart city, and e-Government practices of cities and local governments from all over the world, WeGO and non-WeGO members alike.

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publication date: 13-04-2017

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Tilburg becomes 52nd signatory city of the Green Digital Charter

The city of Tilburg is the 52nd European city, and the 5th Dutch city, to sign the Green Digital Charter, a EUROCITIES initiative promoting progress in tackling climate change through the innovative use of digital technologies in cities.

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publication date: 06-04-2017

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Lighthouse projects agree cooperation manifesto

On Thursday 23 March, 9 smart cities Lighthouse Projects pledged closer cooperation in their efforts towards low carbon and resource efficient urban spaces.

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publication date: 29-03-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
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  •  mobility

EUROCITIES letter to EU leaders on populism and Euroscepticism

Ahead of the summit of heads of state and government in Rome, EUROCITIES has shared the view from cities with European leaders.

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publication date: 23-03-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

The Financial Times: Tackling populism in Europe's cities

In this letter to the editor, Daniël Termont, Mayor of Ghent and EUROCITIES president, expresses the EUROCITIES belief that European cities should be given every opportunity to work across borders, and deliver solutions for their citizens. However, in the lead up to the summit of heads of state and government in Rome on 25 march, he asks EU and national leaders to consider three important messages from cities.

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publication date: 23-03-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
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European Week of Regions and Cities 9-12 October 2017

The next European Week of Regions and Cities will take place from 9 to 12 October 2017 in Brussels.

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start date: 09-10-2017
end date: 12-10-2017

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Building a European data economy

Back in January, the European Commission presented its data economy strategy.

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publication date: 16-03-2017

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES 2017 Ljubljana - circular cities

EUROCITIES 2017 Ljubljana will take place on 15-17 November and this year, our annual conference will focus on ‘circular economy’.

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start date: 15-11-2017
end date: 17-11-2017

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  •  mobility

Peer learning visits on e-mobility and building retrofit

The Sharing Cities project is organising a series of peer learning visits to help EUROCITIES members explore the latest developments in the fields of e-mobility and building retrofit.

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publication date: 16-03-2017

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

How can cities and regions turn barriers in long-term investments into future opportunities?

On 8 March 2017 the Urban Intergroup and the Long-Term Investment and Reindustrialisation Intergroup hosted a joint workshop led by POLIS and co-organised by CEMR and EUROCITIES at the European Parliament in Brussels entitled “Long-term investments: Barriers and opportunities for regional and local authorities”.

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publication date: 10-03-2017