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  •  knowledge society

Cities in Action: Gijon’s new governance model

Gijon City Council has responded to the need for greater efficiency, transparency and participatory democracy by changing how it operates. At the heart of its transformation is a digital platform enabling residents to share responsibility for governing and managing the city and helping it become a stronger and more vibrant place to live and work.

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case study date : 29-06-2017

  •  environment

Cities in action: Utrecht pioneers smart solar charging

Utrecht has capitalised on high local use of electric cars and solar panels to develop a breakthrough renewable power solution. Smart solar charging is enabling neighbourhoods to self-generate and self-store energy for optimal use and 100% clean driving.

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case study date : 31-05-2017

  •  environment

Cities in action: Climate smart streets

Helsinki’s goal of being carbon neutral by 2050 is challenging the city to turn the historic centre into a smart, energy efficient district. Climate Street is playing its part by involving residents and businesses in turning novel ideas into practical, replicable, scalable actions.

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case study date : 02-05-2017

  •  cooperation

Cities in action: Cooperative Glasgow

Glasgow Council is changing the way it works internally and with external organisations to make a greater difference to city life. By supporting co-operatives and social enterprises and devolving power to local people, it is finding effective and sustainable new ways of rising to economic and social challenges.

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case study date : 28-03-2017

  •  knowledge society

Cities in action: Nice fosters healthcare innovation

Nice is addressing the growing need to provide senior citizens with quality care at home by opening a centre dedicated to innovation in digital health. '27 Delvalle' unites local healthcare stakeholders to create brand new tools and services for independent living - and help the city take a step towards becoming a European Healthy City.

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case study date : 02-03-2017

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