Projects

We foster learning, exchange and cooperation between cities, to develop a better future – through many EU-funded projects with Eurocities as a partner.

  • By working together cities and other public buyers can maximise their market power and impact, promoting the creation of new solutions more targeted to their needs.

    About the project
    Big Buyers for Climate and Environment
  • One of the greatest challenges facing Chinese urbanisation is how to best design and turn cities into intelligent, socially integrative and sustainable environments. TRANS-URBAN-EU-CHINA addresses this key challenge.

    About the project
    Trans-urban EU-China
  • The Green City Accord is a movement of European mayors committed to safeguarding the natural environment and stepping up their ambitions to achieve cleaner and healthier environments.

    About the project
    Green City Accord
  • Sharing Cities is a Smart Cities ‘lighthouse’ programme that demonstrates how thoughtfully designed, integrated, open source solutions can be developed to serve the interest of people in an affordable and scalable manner.

    About the project
    Sharing cities
  • European Mobility Week is the Europe-wide awareness-raising campaign on sustainable urban mobility, which aims to facilitate behaviour change by promoting smart, clean and intelligent ways of moving within your city.

    About the project
    European Mobility Week
  • Fast Track will support the transfer, financing and implementation of innovative transport solutions amongst 24 cities and metropolitan regions.

    About the project
    Fast Track
  • Looking for a Europe where electric vehicle charging is widespread, efficient and works for users? Look no further.

    About the project
    USER-CHI
  • SHared automation Operating models for Worldwide adoption (SHOW) will test shared, connected and electrified automation in urban transport, to advance sustainable urban mobility.

    About the project
    SHOW
  • Urban Logistics as an On-Demand Service (ULaaDS), aims at accelerating the deployment of innovative, shared, zero-emission logistics while addressing the impact of the on-demand economy.

    About the project
    ULaaDS
  • Cultural heritage in action will allow over 100 local and regional policy makers to exchange knowledge on cultural heritage, with a focus on participatory governance, adaptive reuse and quality principles for interventions.

    About the project
    Cultural Heritage in Action
  • ROCK focuses on historic city centres as extraordinary laboratories to demonstrate how Cultural Heritage can be a unique and powerful engine of regeneration, sustainable development and economic growth for the whole city.

    About the project
    ROCK
  • A three year project bringing together 10 partners from across Europe, PROSPECT's peer-to-peer learning programme allows more than 180 local authorities, collaborating with their local energy agencies, to learn how to better finance the development of energy and climate projects for buildings, mobility, lighting and more.

    About the project
    PROSPECT
  • The Covenant of Mayors is the world's largest movement for local climate and energy actions. Signatories endorse a shared vision for 2050: accelerating the decarbonisation of their territories, strengthening their capacity to adapt to unavoidable climate change impacts, and allowing their citizens to access secure, sustainable and affordable energy.

    About the project
    Covenant of Mayors
  • CONNECTION promotes transnational learning on and implementation of integration policies.

    About the project
    CONNECTION
  • VALUES enables cities to exchange know-how, expertise, and good practices on how best to implement local actions addressing the cities’ commitment to third-country national’s integration.

    About the project
    VALUES
  • In cities along the Danube River, industrial land and spaces lay abandoned or forgotten. But this doesn’t mean they have lost their value.

    About the project
    AGORA
  • Putting cities at the heart of food system transformation.

    About the project
    FOOD TRAILS
  • The project puts into action the user-centricity principles for design and delivery of digital public services laid down in the Tallinn Declaration, putting citizens truly at the heart of governments' digital transformation at cities and regions level.

    About the project
    UserCentricCities
  • Measuring the Social Dimension of Culture (MESOC) will propose, test and validate an innovative and original approach to measuring the societal value and impact of culture and cultural policies and practices.

    About the project
    MESOC
  • IURC will lead and develop a form of decentralised international urban and regional cooperation.

    About the project
    International Urban and Regional Cooperation (IURC)