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New step for the COLLECTORS project with the identification of well-performing waste management systems in Europe

The project is advancing towards its objective of studying in detail 12 waste management systems as “good practice examples”

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publication date : 03-10-2018

Apply to be part of PROSPECT: energy efficiency finance peer learning project

The PROSPECT energy efficiency finance peer learning programme is now open for applications. Designed for both experienced practitioners and those wishing to learn, this second learning cycle will start in late 2018 — and applications close on 19 October.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

  •  environment

Circular City Portal - workshop on exchanging knowledge and case studies

A workshop aimed at providing input for a Circular City Portal that will act as a one-stop-shop for cities transitioning to a circular economy, is being held on 11 October as an official side-event of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

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EUROCITIES partner of the European Green Capital Network pilot project

EUROCITIES, along with ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability), is to run a pilot project for the European Green Capital Network. As well as supporting the EU Commission in coordinating the work of the network of winners and finalists, we will also be involved in developing tools to share these cities' expertise with a wider audience.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

Making social rights a reality: the commitment of cities to deliver on European Pillar for Social Rights

Despite the European Union’s economic growth, EU is facing raising social challenges. Beside the income inequalities, new forms of inequalities are emerging as a result of technological change and ageing society. The European Pillar for Social Rights (EPSR), which was the result of the call for action made by the European Parliament, aims at better fulfilling and implementing the social rights of Europeans. EUROCITIES is launching the online campaign ‘Inclusive cities for all: Social...

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publication date : 02-10-2018

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  •  culture

Meet our young ambassadors #2

A special young ambassadors programme will be running throughout EUROCITIES 2018 Edinburgh, giving young people an active voice in discussions and the chance to share their perspectives. Here we get to know Carlos Alberto Videira from Braga, Caitlin O'Regan from Bristol and George Tsoumas from Athens, finding out what they want to learn from the experience, how they want to see democracy in Europe strengthened and what they love best about their cities.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

An invitation to cities from Mi-Friendly Cities project

Do you know what works in making cities migration friendly and successful? We need your help!

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publication date : 01-10-2018

Highlights from the study visit on Roma inclusion to Leeds

On 24-25 September, the working group Roma inclusion met in Leeds to learn about the city’s strategic approach to Roma inclusion and migrant integration.

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publication date : 28-09-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  culture

Meet our young ambassadors

With Scotland's Year of Young People 2018 setting the scene, EUROCITIES 2018 Edinburgh is running a special young ambassadors programme throughout the conference. To get to know Catharina Dahl from Bonn, Théo Fievet from Lille and Jessica Bonehill from Edinburgh ahead of the conference we asked them why they wanted to be a young ambassador, what they would do as mayor of their city and the message they'd send to our president.

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publication date : 27-09-2018

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  •  mobility

Second Mayors Summit announced

Following the success of the first EUROCITIES Mayors Summit in 2017, we are organising a second in Brussels from 20-21 March 2019 to discuss critical European issues including citizen engagement.

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publication date : 26-09-2018