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New urban governance models to tackle traffic congestion

On 25 January, the CREATE project organised a reception dedicated to the theme of ’Strong urban governance for liveable cities‘.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

  •  economy

Report: Madrid Neighbourhood Employment Plans

We are glad to disseminate the report on the Madrid Neighbourhood Employment Plans initiative, which was the focus of a study visit in Madrid on long-term unemployment.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

EUROCITIES sets up task force on circular economy

Now that the circular economy is moving up the political agenda of the EU and in cities, EUROCITIES has decided to set up a circular economy task force.

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publication date : 17-02-2017

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  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Anna Lisa Boni: Time for a renewed Europe

As EUROCITIES is preparing to host a 'Mayors summit on the future of Europe' on 7 March in Brussels, our secretary general reiterates the need to find new ways to build bridges between the EU institutions and the people they serve.

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publication date : 16-02-2017

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  •  environment
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Nantes: the ‘Loire and us great debate’

In our series of short articles, we highlight how EUROCITIES members across Europe are engaging with their citizens.

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publication date : 15-02-2017

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  •  economy
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  •  mobility

Openness policy in Gdansk

In our series of short articles, we highlight how EUROCITIES members across Europe are engaging with their citizens.

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publication date : 15-02-2017

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  •  economy
  •  environment
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  •  mobility

Vienna’s neighbourhood oases

In our series of short articles, we highlight how EUROCITIES members across Europe are engaging with their citizens.

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publication date : 15-02-2017

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  •  economy
  •  environment
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  •  mobility

Mayor of Athens finishes in top three for World Mayor Prize

Georgios Kaminis, mayor of EUROCITIES member Athens, has been announced as second runner-up and winner of the World Mayor Commendation for services to refugees by the organisers of the 2016 World Mayor Project.

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publication date : 14-02-2017

  •  economy
  •  environment

Cities push for transition towards circular economy

The chair of the EUROCITIES working group waste, Håkon Jentoft, Oslo, spoke at an event on the revision of the waste directives and the implementation of a circular economy action plan on 31 January at the Committee of the Regions.

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publication date : 06-02-2017

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  •  environment
  •  mobility

Long-term investments: barriers and opportunities for regions and cities

Together with the European Parliament's intergroups on urban issues and long-term investment and reindustrialisation, EUROCITIES, CEMR and POLIS hosted an event on 8 March on 'long-term investments: barriers and opportunities for regional and local authorities'.

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publication date : 23-01-2017