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  • Water – threat or resource

    Against the backdrop of the devastating floods in parts of Europe, it becomes clear how important water resilience is for cities.

    6 minute read
  • The world is over. Time to save it.

    We did our best to save the world, but now it’s too late for that. This is the premise of the game Age of Energy, which is harnessing its addictive power to cajole young people into energy saving behaviour.

    5 minute read
  • Creative meets digital

    Designed as a financial and business support device, Tango&Scan runs an annual open call for collaborative projects with the potential to result in innovative products and services. Recent winning ideas include a balcony with nesting boxes for birds and a serious game that helps children understand their cancer treatments

    1 minute read
  • News 01 January 2021

    “Brexit or not – we’re still in”

    On day one of Brexit, British cities commit to European cooperation. “Our country might have left the European Union – but we are certainly not leaving Europe,” mayors from the network Eurocities state in a joint message.

    1 minute read
  • News 04 November 2020

    UK cities remain European partners despite Brexit

    British cities have expressed their commitment to European cooperation even after Brexit. “City to city collaboration at a European level and cooperation within the Eurocities network has never been more important”, reads a statement of UK Core Cities.

    2 minute read
  • Events 16 September 2020

    Tech talks

    In two open online sessions, Eurocities' experts will share insights on changing digital realities and the digital tools that have been developed by cities in response to COVID-19.

    1 minute read
  • Press release 10 December 2019

    Cities pledge to beat EU targets on climate emissions

    Cities are showing leadership on climate and demanding European level action on the eve of the publication of the Communication on the European Green Deal tomorrow.

    2 minute read
  • Press release 19 November 2019

    Top city recommendations on citizen data

    Citizens should always be in control of their data, while politicians should be able to use data for the public good.

    2 minute read
  • Publications 10 October 2019

    Data, people, cities – EUROCITIES citizen data principles in action

    We have selected 10 projects from different cities that are good examples to illustrate each of our 10 principles on citizen data. We want to show how local governments are fully engaged in exploiting the opportunities of the digital transformation in many different policy areas to benefit citizens.

    1 minute read