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Paris is the capital of innovation for 2017

Last 7 November, the European Commission awarded the 2017 European Capital of Innovation (iCapital) prize of €1 000 000 to Paris. The city has been named 2017's European Capital of Innovation for its inclusive innovation strategy.

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publication date : 13-11-2017

  •  cooperation
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The EUROCITIES 2017 Awards are just around the corner!

Every year EUROCITIES recognises the achievements of its members for local activities or practices that improve the quality of life of their citizens. This year is no different, and the awards reflect the theme of EUROCITIES 2017, 'circular economy'. This year’s shortlist features members Almere, Antwerp, Brighton & Hove, Brussels Capital Region, Gothenburg, Lille, Munich and Tampere in the awards categories of cooperation, innovation and participation. Let’s take a look at the projects.

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publication date : 13-11-2017

  •  environment

City level climate ambitions can create 1.3 billion tons of C02 emissions saving by 2030 through Covenant of Mayors commitments

At COP23, Global Covenant of Mayors Raises the Level of Ambition at the Subnational Level and Local Leaders Showcase their Commitment to Accelerating Global Progress on Climate Change

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publication date : 11-11-2017

  •  environment

Discover the 28 cities running for the European Green Capital 2020 and European Green Leaf 2019 Awards!

28 towns and cities from across 21 European countries are officially competing to win the 2020 European Green Capital and 2019 European Green Leaf Awards. This is the highest number of countries entering the competition in the history of the two initiatives. With the 2020 title, the European Green Capital Award will be celebrating 10 years, as it first started in 2010, with Stockholm as a winner.

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publication date : 10-11-2017

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publication date : 10-11-2017

A feast of food policy resources and best practices online

What if cities could easily access each other’s food best practices on a searchable database, drawing on a wealth of global knowledge to improve the resilience and sustainability of their own food policies?

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publication date : 09-11-2017

  •  mobility

Call for presentation open for the ECOMM 2018

The Municipality of Uppsala, the Uppsala County Council and Uppsala University together with EPOMM (European platform on mobility management) proudly announce the opening of the Call for Presentations for the 22nd European Conference on Mobility Management – ECOMM 2018, which will take place in Uppsala, Sweden on the 30th of May to 1st June 2018.

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publication date : 09-11-2017

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publication date : 09-11-2017

Smart housing in a smart city

On 14–16 November, the city of Barcelona will host EUROCITIES working group on housing, in the context of the World Congress on Sustainable Cities.

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publication date : 09-11-2017

  •  environment

2018 EU Covenant of Mayors Ceremony and Investment Forum: 21-22 February 2018

As the Covenant of Mayors will celebrate its 10th anniversary next year, and with the 2020 milestone coming closer, you are invited to the Covenant Investment Forum and Ceremony to be held on 21-22 February 2018 in Brussels.

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publication date : 08-11-2017