economic development

  •  economy

news

publication date: 17-04-2018

  •  economy

event

start date: 16-05-2018
end date: 16-05-2018

  •  economy

event

start date: 26-04-2018
end date: 26-04-2018

  •  economy

Supporting social entrepreneurs for social impact

On 11 April, EUROCITIES spoke at Euclid Summit 2018 ‘Growing ecosystems for social impact: everyone’s responsible’ opened by Pauline Krikke the Mayor of The Hague, during the keynote conversation on cities for social change; presenting the key learnings from our report on the role of cities in promoting social entrepreneurship.

news

publication date: 16-04-2018

  •  economy

event

start date: 05-06-2018
end date: 05-06-2018

  •  culture
  •  economy

Barcelona adopts ambitious strategy to reduce inequalities

On 9 April, the Barcelona City Council adopted the Barcelona Strategy for Inclusion and Reducing Inequalities. This is a 10-year strategy that will run until 2027. The strategy won the votes of all parties in the city council and the support of all social partners and civil society.

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publication date: 12-04-2018

Lille Metropole’s innovative way to tackle long-term unemployment is to create jobs

Lille Metropole is experimenting an innovative way to tackle long term unemployment, following a call from the French government to launch such pilots in local communities with long-term unemployment ('Territoires zéro chômeur de longue durée').

news

publication date: 09-04-2018

  •  economy

EU Prize for Women Innovators 2018

Twelve finalists are in the running to win the title of most innovative women entrepreneur.

news

publication date: 05-04-2018

  •  economy

EUROCITIES Economic development forum meeting - Grenoble

The next meeting of our economic development forum will focus on cities’ international economic cooperation and will take place on 17-19 October 2018 in Grenoble.

event

start date: 17-10-2018
end date: 19-10-2018

  •  economy

Highlights of our economic development forum: ‘people, firms, places’

On 26-28 March, our economic development forum (EDF) met in Braga Portugal to discuss the role of cities in the knowledge economy. 100 participants from over 45 cities, including 11 elected city politicians, shared expertise during these three days on smart and inclusive growth, investments and translating Sustainable Development Goals into local actions; focusing on SDG 8 ‘decent work and economic growth’ and SDG 9 ‘industry, innovation and infrastructure’.

news

publication date: 29-03-2018