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Registration NOW OPEN for WG Urban Ageing policy transfer on building accessible cities for all ages

Working Group Urban Ageing is meeting in Ljubljana, on 12-14 June, to discuss about building accessible cities for all ages. The study visit is primarily intended for WG Urban Ageing members, but it is also open to WG Barrier Free Cities in the view of strengthening synergies between the two working groups.

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publication date : 08-05-2019

Save the date for our autumn Social Affairs Forum in Warsaw

Our Social Affairs Forum will meet in Warsaw on 22-24 October to discuss how to ensure social inclusion and well-being for all ages in view of building inclusive cities for all people.

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publication date : 08-05-2019

  •  environment

210 European mayors ask for EU emissions to peak by 2020, halve by 2030 and reach net-zero by 2050

EUROCITIES, together with other city networks, have presented an open letter signed by 210 mayors, representing 62 million citizens, to European heads of states and governments ahead of the 'Future of Europe' summit in Sibiu on 9 May. The letter urges international leaders to commit the European Union and all European institutions to a long-term climate strategy with the objective of reaching net-zero emissions by 2050:

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publication date : 07-05-2019

  •  cooperation

Our ‘Inclusive Cities for All’ initiative continues – Join NOW with your city pledge!

This February, EUROCITIES launched a new initiative 'Inclusive cities for all: Social rights in my city' and we announced the first 21 city pledges at a high-level political event at the European Parliament. The pledges bring a total investment of over €4.32 billion from cities over the next 5 years to fight poverty and social exclusion by delivering the principles of the European Pillar of Social Rights at local level.

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publication date : 07-05-2019

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publication date : 06-05-2019

  •  knowledge society

High-level conference 'Digital Cities Challenge: A Strategy for EU Cities in the 21st Century' (5 June, Brussels)

'Digital Cities Challenge: A strategy for EU cities in the 21st Century' is the high-level conference organised by the European Commission and the Digital Cities Challenge to showcase the trends that are shaping urban areas in Europe, strengthen the dialogue on the opportunities offered by advanced technologies to transform cities into catalysts of smart and sustainable growth and pave the way for the future strategy for Intelligent Cities in the 21st century.

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publication date : 03-05-2019

  •  knowledge society

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publication date : 02-05-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

The city as a living lab: join our webinar

EUROCITIES and creative climate change charity Julie’s Bicycle invite you to sign up for a webinar on 14 May about the city as a living lab, to discuss ideas and local experiences and hear about experiments in Eindhoven. .

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publication date : 02-05-2019

European Solidarity Corps: what is in it for cities?

Is your city working on migrant integration, fighting poverty or other ambitious project with a strong solidarity component? Would you need extra helping hands to realise your project? Would you be willing to employ and train young people from a different European country to help you? Then, look no further and get involved in the European Solidarity Corps initiative!

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publication date : 30-04-2019

  •  environment
  •  mobility

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publication date : 29-04-2019