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  •  culture

UNAOC looking for innovative grassroots projects that foster dialogue and cooperation among cultures

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and BMW Group are looking for innovative grassroots projects that foster dialogue and cooperation among cultures. Projects with the potential for expansion and replication will receive funding, training and other strategic support for capacity building.

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publication date : 22-05-2017

What future for social Europe?

On 26 April, the very same day that the proposal on the European Pillar of Social Rights was launched, the European Commission released its reflection paper on the social dimension of Europe.

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publication date : 22-05-2017

  •  culture

EUROCITIES features in new publication on the future of urban cultural policies

EUROCITIES has contributed to a new publication from Culture Action Europe called ‘Polis and the people: Looking into the future of urban cultural policies.’

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publication date : 18-05-2017

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Edinburgh hosts first Green Digital Charter work-shadowing visit

On 30 and 31 May, Edinburgh will host the first ‘work-shadowing visit’ organised under the Green Digital Charter/GuiDanCe umbrella.

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publication date : 17-05-2017

  •  knowledge society

Mid-term review of Digital Single Market Strategy is unveiled

With the middle of its mandate over, the European Commission published its mid-term review of the Digital Single Market Strategy on Wednesday 10 May 2017.

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publication date : 11-05-2017

  •  environment
  •  mobility

How can we unlock energy investment opportunities at the local level? Lesson learnt from Bristol use of ELENA

In the framework of the Covenant of Mayors webinar of last 27 April on “ELENA - European Local Energy Assistance: Inspiration from successful projects” Mareike Schmidt, Service Manager for Energy at Bristol City Council has identified a series of useful lessons learnt from their use of the EIB technical assistance.

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publication date : 10-05-2017

  •  environment
  •  mobility

Movin’On 2017 Summit : From Ambition to Action

Smart and sustainable urban mobility for all

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publication date : 07-05-2017

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Survey on ITS to shape future training programmes

The European CAPITAL project – Collaborative Capacity Programme on ITS Training-education and Liaison - is a support action funded by the European Union to design and deliver a collaborative capacity-building programme.

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publication date : 26-04-2017

  •  culture

Practical recommendations for cultural governance and partnerships in cities

From 29 March to 1 April 2017, the EUROCITIES culture forum in Tallinn brought together EUROCITIES representatives from cities across Europe to discuss urban cultural policy, the cultural challenges cities face and innovative ways that cities from across the continent find to overcome them. These practical recommendations are a result of the many discussions and presentations in Tallinn, which brought together the knowledge and experience of our member cities.

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publication date : 25-04-2017

  •  knowledge society

WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards

The WeGO Smart Sustainable City Awards recognises and promotes outstanding ICT, smart city, and e-Government practices of cities and local governments from all over the world, WeGO and non-WeGO members alike.

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publication date : 13-04-2017