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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

  •  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

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

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

INTERREG peer to peer support

Are you looking for guidance and advice on how to improve management and implementation of public policies? INTERREG will provide free help! Join a peer review to improve your operational programme or policy.

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publication date : 26-04-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  environment

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publication date : 26-04-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

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publication date : 24-04-2019

Registration NOW OPEN for WG Employment policy transfer on innovative solutions to combat LTU through social economy

The spring meeting of WG Employment will take place in Lille, on 27-29 May on the theme 'How can cities find innovative solutions to fight long-term unemployment through social economy?'

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publication date : 23-04-2019

15 cities learn from Toulouse how to support Roma to access adequate housing

How can cities support Roma to move out of camps into adequate housing? This is what 35 local policy-makers and practitioners on homelessness and Roma inclusion from 15 European cities addressed during a policy transfer study visit to Toulouse. Representatives from the Council of Europe and the EU’s Agency for Fundamental Rights also took part in the meeting.

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publication date : 19-04-2019

Join us for the study visit on building accessible cities for all ages in Ljubljana, on 12-14 June

Save the date for the next working groups urban ageing and barrier-free cities meeting in Ljubljana, on 12-14 May, focusing on the ‘building accessible cities for all ages.’

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publication date : 17-04-2019