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Informal Climate Strategy roundtable in Brussels, Thursday 20 September 2018

With the EU currently developing its 2050 climate strategy in line with the Paris Agreement, and many national and local governments adopting similarly ambitious plans, we thought it would be a good opportunity to meet and discuss the strategic and cross-cutting elements of climate change in cities.

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publication date : 17-07-2018

  •  mobility

Take part in the first Europe-wide Social Biking Challenge

The European Commission is launching its Social Biking Challenge this year from 16 September - start of EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK.

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publication date : 16-07-2018

  •  environment

Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive: consultation open

Public and private organisations and citizens are urged to respond by 19 October to the online public consultation that's just been launched by the EU Commission on the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (UWWTD).

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publication date : 16-07-2018

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New Austrian presidency of the European Union announces policy priorities

The Austrian presidency of the council of the European Union, which started on 1 July 2018, has identified three main fields of action to help tackle the legitimacy crisis that the European Union is facing among citizens.

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publication date : 13-07-2018

  •  mobility

New developments and services in urban public transport: EUROCITIES member showcased at the Cities for mobility Summit

The 9th edition of the International Cities for Mobility Summit was organised and hosted by our member city, Stuttgart, on 18-19 June 2018. This year’s event focused on mobility trends and their influence on creating liveable urban in cities, with a special emphasis on innovations impacting positively citizens and making use of public space to prioritise sustainable modes of transport.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

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Register now for the autumn mobility forum!

The registration form and the agenda are now available for the Burgas forum meeting under the event page of the member area.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

  •  mobility

Rennes Metropole representing EUROCITIES at the Movin’on conference in Montreal

Created by Michelin in 1998 and called “Michelin Challenge Bibendum” until 2016, the Movin’on conference gathers a wide range of stakeholders from private and public sectors to exhcnage on the strategic subject of sustainable mobility.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

  •  mobility

Strasbourg brainstorming on its main challenges in urban freight (with the Vital Nodes project)

On 27 June 2018, the Eurométropole of Strasbourg co-organised with the Vital Nodes project a workshop focusing on its main challenges in terms of freight and urban logistics. As a cross-border city located on four major European corridors and as one of the largest inland ports, Strasbourg faces various challenges related to its exceptional situation.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

  •  mobility

Strasbourg brainstorming on its main urban freight challenges (with the Vital Nodes project)

On 27 June 2018, the Eurométropole of Strasbourg co-organised with the Vital Nodes project a workshop focusing on its main challenges in terms of freight and urban logistics. As a cross-border city located on four major European corridors and as one of the largest inland ports, Strasbourg faces various challenges related to its exceptional situation.

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publication date : 10-07-2018

  •  mobility

The Rhine-Alpine corridor speaking as one voice, with the mobility forum vice-chair: Mannheim

EUROCITIES and the Vital Nodes project (www.vitalnodes.eu) attended the 1st Corridor Conference of the Interregional Alliance for the Rhine-Alpine Corridor EGTC on 7 June 2018 in the Committee of the Regions in Brussels.

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publication date : 10-07-2018