The AAL Programme, in collaboration with Nesta’s Challenge Prize Centre, launched on 15 November 2017 the 2nd edition of the Smart Ageing Prize.
publication date: 15-11-2017
This event will take place on Tuesday 28 November from 9:30 to 15:30, in the Committee of the Regions' building, 99 rue Belliard 99-101 in brussels.
start date: 28-11-2017 end date: 28-11-2017
The EUROCITIES Working Group Urban Ageing met on 23 and 24 October in Gothenburg. It gathered 11 cities to discuss transport, accessibility and technology for elderly. The Chair of the WG “Barrier-free city for all”, Barbara Berninger from the city of Berlin, took part and brought a transversal dimension to the meeting, with a view and knowledge from the EUROCITIES mobility forum.
publication date: 30-10-2017
On 11 October, the Committee of the Regions organised a workshop to assess the potential impact of the Commission's work-life balance package on the EU’s cities and regions. EUROCITIES took part in this workshop together with two city representatives from Vienna and Malmo.
publication date: 16-10-2017
start date: 09-11-2017 end date: 09-11-2017
Antwerp has developed a unique approach to participatory budgeting that gives citizens autonomy to spend public funds of €1.1m a year.
publication date: 31-08-2017
publication date: 28-08-2017
Estonia took over the Presidency of the Council of the EU from Malta on 1 July 2017.
publication date: 14-08-2017
The Silver Economy Awards is a new initiative to reward ICT-based innovative solutions that improve the lives of European seniors and support the growth of the European Silver Economy.
publication date: 26-07-2017
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Looking for ideas on how to improve a city’s air quality, support local jobs, or involve citizens in accommodating refugees? Scores of tried-and-tested city solutions have been published online by URBACT, the EU learning and exchange programme for integrated, sustainable urban development.
publication date: 25-07-2017