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Cities Today: How European cities are inspiring a new way of doing democracy

Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, writes that cities are inspiring a new way of doing democracy - which is the goal of the new EUROCITIES campaign, 'Cities4Europe - Europe for citizens'.

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publication date : 25-04-2018

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Statement on Transport Automation in Urban Areas

Europe’s major cities recognize the potential of automated vehicles to make urban transport safer, cleaner, more efficient and more inclusive, on the condition that their deployment supports the strategic long-term objectives of a city’s sustainable urban mobility plan. Many European cities are already playing an active role in the transition towards transport automation by conducting pilot projects or by exploring how to adapt local regulatory frameworks, and it is therefore important...

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publication date : 12-03-2018

  •  knowledge society

Videos from ‘Imagine the Urban Future’ conference

How will the future of cities look like? In January, city representatives and experts gathered to discuss how to build smarter cities that work for all their residents at the ‘Imagine the Urban Future’ conference co-organised by the Green Digital Charter (GDC) and the EUROCITIES Knowledge Society Forum (KSF).

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publication date : 28-02-2018

  •  culture

Arts & International Affairs: Cities are driving new cultural policies

Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, and Philippe Kern, managing director, KEA European Affairs discuss the contributions made by cities to shaping culture.

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publication date : 08-02-2018

  •  environment

Open Access Government: A sustainable future for cities is within our grasp

Abdeluheb Choho, chair of EUROCITIES Environment Forum and deputy mayor of Amsterdam, shares his thoughts on the sustainable future for European cities.

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publication date : 08-01-2018

  •  knowledge society

European Energy Innovation: Connecting the cities of the future

Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, discusses the challenges of ensuring the cities of the future will be citizen focussed.

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publication date : 05-01-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EURACTIV: Cities are partners towards a more positive future for Europe

The EU needs to listen more and engage more with its citizens. It can take inspiration from and use its cities for this purpose to find ways to create societies where people come first, argues Daniël Termont, president of EUROCITIES and mayor of Ghent.

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publication date : 04-01-2018

  •  economy
  •  mobility

New study on challenges in shared mobility and infrastructure

The Committee on Transport and Tourism of the European Parliament has recently published a study on 'Infrastructure funding challenges in the sharing economy'.

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publication date : 08-12-2017

Europe's World: Partnerships and funding are the keys to migrant integration

Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES secretary general, writes for Europe's World on the role of local governments in migrant integration.

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publication date : 07-12-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  environment

Cities Today: European cities recognised for circular economy achievements

Find out about the winners of the EUROCITIES Awards 2017.

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publication date : 21-11-2017