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Access to water reinforced by the European Parliament

The European Parliament voted yesterday in plenary to improve access to safe drinking water.

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publication date : 24-10-2018

  •  environment

EUROCITIES Environment Forum 'Low emissions cities: for cleaner air and climate mitigation', Tampere 17-19 October: all material available

The EUROCITIES Environment Forum met in Tampere on the 17-19 October 2018, focusing on the topic of 'Low emission cities for cleaner air and climate change mitigation'.

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publication date : 24-10-2018

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Join us on Tuesday 6 November for the first ever European Diesel Summit

Organised under the theme 'fast routes to clean air' EUROCITIES is partnering with the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA), and Transport & Environment (T&E) to bring the messages from cities around Europe directly to decision makers in Brussels.

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publication date : 23-10-2018

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

EUROCITIES launches citizen panels initiative

Following the success of our 'Cities4Europe - Europe for citizens' campaign, we are keeping dialogue about the future of Europe going by organising citizen consultations in 20 cities.

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publication date : 22-10-2018

  •  culture
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Agile cities: how are cities adapting to the fourth industrial revolution?

In September 2018, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization of the World Economic Forum has released a report on the adaptation of urban landscapes and administrations to the fourth industrial revolution.

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publication date : 17-10-2018

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  •  economy
  •  environment
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EUROCITIES and the sustainable development goals

EUROCITIES and our member cities fully support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a means to achieving a better and more sustainable future for all.

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publication date : 15-10-2018

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Getting ready for your next application: EUROCITIES Training on EU funding

During the European Week of Regions and Cities EUROCITIES organised a training on EU funding at the Greater Birmingham and West Midlands Brussels Office.

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publication date : 12-10-2018

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Open public consultation on the Water Framework Directive and the Floods Directive

We invite you to answer the public consultation which is open until 4 March 2019.

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publication date : 05-10-2018

  •  environment

Amsterdam commits to 55% CO2 emissions reduction by 2030 at the ChangeNOW Summit

Amsterdam hereby renews its commitment under the Covenant of Mayors. By committing to reduce CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, it sets even more ambitious targets than the minimum Covenant requirements (40% emission reductions by 2030).

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publication date : 03-10-2018