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European Commission offers cities a say in strategy development for the Urban Water Agenda 2030

The European Commission, DG Environment is looking for cities willing to contribute to the strategy development for the upcoming Urban Water Agenda 2030 (UWA2030). Through this initiative cities will be offered visibility for their commitment to sustainable urban water management and their readiness to apply innovative solutions to today’s pressing challenges on water resources, systems and services.

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publication date: 27-03-2017

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publication date: 27-03-2017

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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

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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

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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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Environment forum chair addresses Green Growth Summit

The chair of our environment forum, Abdeluheb Choho, deputy mayor of Amsterdam, spoke about the cities ambitions and actions in his contribution to the Green Growth Summit, which took place in Brussels on 27 February.

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publication date: 16-03-2017

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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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EUROCITIES and ICLEI to take Urban Water Agenda 2030 forward

EUROCITIES and ICLEI have been selected by the European Commission’s DG Environment to develop a strategic plan for the Urban Water Agenda 2030.

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publication date: 16-03-2017

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European mayors say ‘no’ to rising populism & Euroscepticism

On Tuesday 7 March, EUROCITIES held a ‘Mayors summit on the future of Europe’ in the Committee of the Regions to debate the worrying trend of rising populism and Euroscepticism.

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publication date: 08-03-2017

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EUROCITIES mayors summit on the future of Europe

The rise of Euroscepticism and populism has created a growing sense of anxiety among many Europeans. The mayors of major cities in Europe met today with EU and national leaders to set out the urgent need for changing the way politics is done.

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publication date: 07-03-2017