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Agile cities: how are cities adapting to the fourth industrial revolution?

In September 2018, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization of the World Economic Forum has released a report on the adaptation of urban landscapes and administrations to the fourth industrial revolution.

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publication date : 17-10-2018

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EUROCITIES and the sustainable development goals

EUROCITIES and our member cities fully support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a means to achieving a better and more sustainable future for all.

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publication date : 15-10-2018

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Join us at the European Week of Regions and Cities 2018!

EUROCITIES will demonstrate at the European Week of Regions and Cities, 8-11 October in Brussels, how cities create growth and employment, and localise European policy. If you will be there, we hope to see you in the following sessions with EUROCITIES speakers:

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publication date : 04-10-2018

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World’s first Global Active Cities announced

EUROCITIES members Hamburg, Liverpool, and Ljubljana have been announced among the names of the world’s first Global Active Cities.

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publication date : 04-10-2018

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

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

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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

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Eurostat regional book 2018 is out! Check out the main findings

Every year Eurostat publishes its regional book, providing valuable data and statistics on a wide range of fields, from demography to digital transition, passing through health, business and living conditions.

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publication date : 21-09-2018

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European Solidarity Corps: a new unmissable opportunity for cities!

The European Commission has launched a brand new initiative allowing cities and municipalities to involve young European citizens to build a more inclusive and sustainable society. Cities can present project proposals on a wide range of policy areas and receive funding for their implementation.

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publication date : 03-09-2018

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Register now for the next creative citizenship working group meeting

Registration has opened for the next meeting of our creative citizenship working group which will take place in Nantes from 1 - 3 October and provide a unique opportunity to discuss the working group's European plans as well as the host city's good practices.

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publication date : 03-09-2018