Policy papers

Eurocities advocacy efforts reflect positions agreed through our member cities via the work done in our various thematic forums and working groups.

  • Policy papers News Publications 14 March 2023

    Could new EU targets melt into air?

    How would you rate air quality legislation that will have difficulty improving overall air quality, will not be acted upon in time, and is contradicted by other regulations? If we don’t close loopholes now, this could be what the EU’s revised Ambient Air Quality Directive leaves us with.

    5 minute read
  • Policy papers 8 March 2023

    Eurocities statement on women’s rights and gender equality

    On the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8 March 2023, mayors from the Eurocities network reconfirm their commitment to secure women’s rights and achieve true gender equality.

    1 minute read
  • Policy papers 12 October 2022

    Cities must invest in our future

    To fight climate change and make Europe digitally and socially resilient over the coming decades, cities need to make long-term investments. However, current EU regulations are blocking this, a new Eurocities policy paper explains.

    5 minute read
  • Policy papers 5 September 2022

    Gender equality lessons from cities

    Eurocities publishes a report mapping cities’ existing policy measures that align with the European Pillar of Social Rights principles, including gender equality.

    3 minute read

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