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City reps meet Commission inter-cabinet group on urban issues

Mary-Ann Schreurs, Eindhoven’s deputy mayor for innovation and chair of our knowledge society forum, headed up a small delegation of cities at a meeting with the European Commission’s inter-cabinet group on urban issues.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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Culture for Cities and Regions coaching visits to Bratislava and Kaunas

Under the Culture for Cities and Regions project, EUROCITIES and our partners organise coaching visits to ten cities and regions.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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Ian Ward: "Cities need a long-term Culture for Cities and Regions programme"

On 31 January, Ian Ward, deputy leader of Birmingham city council and chair of our culture forum, addressed an event on ‘Capitals of culture - A driver for cultural, social and economic changes for cities’ hosted by the European Parliament.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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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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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

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Not another Brussels summit? No – let’s rethink Europe together

It’s time to rethink the way politics is done in Europe. #cities4Europe

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publication date : 13-02-2017

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Answer EUROCITIES’ survey into cities' external cultural relations

EUROCITIES has launched a survey into external cultural relations at a city level to understand how cities use culture in their external relations, the challenges they face and their priorities for the future. The study will then influence our future engagement with the topic, allowing us to champion the urban perspective at a European level.

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publication date : 03-02-2017

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URBACT good practice call for cities

URBACT has launched a good practice call to all European cities, regardless of size or geographical region, with the aim of promoting, rewarding and transferring the great work being done in the field of integrated urban development. *Participate at the URBACT infoday of 30 January 2017 in Brussels* URBACT has launched a Good Practice call for all European cities, no matter their size or geographical area, with the aim to promote, reward and transfer the great work they are doing in the...

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publication date : 11-01-2017

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Anna Lisa Boni: 30 years of EUROCITIES and counting

As our 30th anniversary year comes to an end, Anna Lisa Boni reflects on 30 years of EUROCITIES, and we present our video report of activities.

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publication date : 20-12-2016

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New version of Culture for Cities and Regions catalogue

Last year, the Culture for Cities and Regions programme identified 71 examples of successful investment in culture in cities and regions all over Europe.

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publication date : 14-12-2016