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Working Group Roma inclusion meets in Cluj and visits community in Pata Rât

On 28-29 September, the working group Roma inclusion met in Cluj-Napoca to visit the Pata Rât community, the most important Roma community in Romania.

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publication date : 04-10-2017

  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Mobility Forum in Toulouse - Workshop on the EU Urban Agenda Partnership on Urban Mobility (PUM), Monday 16 October 2017, 4 to 6 pm

Do you think cooperation with your national/the EU level could be improved? If yes, in which areas? The PUM looks at developing tools to help you with multi-level governance, e.g. on urban mobility data or Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans.

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publication date : 03-10-2017

  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Mobility Forum in Toulouse: Workshop on Road Congestion Guidelines (SEG CREATE)

We would like to invite you to a Workshop on Road Congestion Guidelines taking place on Monday 16 October from 12.00 to 15.30 in Toulouse, alongside the EUROCITIES Mobility Forum meeting!

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publication date : 03-10-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  environment

17 cities sign the Porto declaration on Water

During and prior to the Water and Mayors conference in Porto, 16 cities (Amsterdam, Bonn, Copenhagen, Eindhoven, Genk, Leeuwarden, Lisbon, Mannheim, Murcia, Oslo, Panevėžys, Paris, Porto, Stockholm, Thessaloniki, Timisoara and Wrocław) signed the Porto declaration on water, committing to supporting the cooperation process between European cities and the European Commission towards the development of an Urban Water Agenda.

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publication date : 02-10-2017

  •  mobility

CIVITAS call for for peer-to-peer exchange now open!

The CIVITAS call for host and visiting cities is now officially open: Apply to join us for for the 2018 programme to exchange with your peers on better and cleaner urban transport.

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publication date : 28-09-2017

  •  mobility

EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2017 - EMW Award and SUMP Award

The annual edition of EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK took place from 16-22 September all around Europe. This editions put particular attention on clean, shared and intelligent mobility. Over 2,470 cities in Europe applied and more than 600 city-events were organised throughout the week.

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publication date : 28-09-2017

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

IRIS new flagship project : Nice, Utrecht and Gothenburg are the newest European ‘lighthouse’ cities

Across Europe, cities are accelerating their transformation towards cleaner, friendlier places able to respect and use resources more efficiently. IRIS - Integrated and Replicable solutions for co-creation in Sustainable cities - is proud to be identified at the forefront of this change and announce itself as the newest addition to the European Commission Smart Cities and Communities (SCC) lighthouse projects

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publication date : 28-09-2017

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

SAVE THE DATE: Sharing Cities workshop in Milan 24-25 October 2017

Sharing Cities will organise a workshop on urban mobility on 24-25 October in Milan. The event will gather representatives from the Sharing Cities programme and representatives of cities which would like to learn more about the mobility strategy developed in Milan and replicable smart city solutions.

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publication date : 28-09-2017

  •  culture

UNESCO Creative Cities Network - update

The UNESCO Creative Cities Network was established in 2004 to promote cooperation between cities and identify creativity as a strategic factor in city life. Currently, there are 116 cities, including many EUROCITIES members, involved across 7 categories.

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publication date : 26-09-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment

EU Capital Mayors meeting

The 6th Direct Dialogue of Mayors and vice-Mayors of EU Capitals with the European Commission took place in Riga on 21-22 September. The event, hosted by the mayor of Riga, Nils Ušakovs, recognises the need to intensify communication between cities and the EU institutions to meet domestic and international challenges. It included keynote speeches from Corina Crețu, Commissioner for Regional and Urban Policy and Maroš Šefčovič, Vice President of the European Commission in charge of the...

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publication date : 25-09-2017