Projects

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

  • 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
  • Putting cities at the heart of food system transformation.

    About the project
    Food Trails
  • SCALE-UP will  bring together three advanced urban nodes – Antwerp, Madrid, and Turku –  around one main goal: developing data-driven and user-centric strategies to accelerate the take-up of smart, clean, and inclusive mobility, by means of well-connected and multi-usage urban nodes, and to the level needed to meet EU climate and transport objectives.

    About the project
    SCALE-UP
  • 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
  • Dramatic embodied carbon reduction and increased use of biobased materials is required to mitigate further climate breakdown, requiring changes to what we build and where, how projects are chosen and delivered, and how materials are made, recycled and utilized.

    About the project
    Dramatically Reducing Embodied Carbon in Europe
  • Through this work, cities can deliver EU social policy objectives at local level and help mitigate the socio-economic consequences of the pandemic crisis on the most vulnerable people, driving a fair and inclusive recovery and making a tangible difference for the lives of over 36 million Europeans.

    About the project
    EaSI 2021
  • Respond, Rebuild, Reinvent wants to support local authorities in improving cross-sectoral collaboration with Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) ecosystems and in tapping into the solutions and social innovations provided by SSE ecosystems and social enterprises.

    About the project
    Respond. Rebuild. Reinvent.
  • 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
  • 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
  • CitiMeasure focuses on the application of citizen science in creating more smart, sustainable, and inclusive European cities.

    About the project
    CitiMeasure
  • A swift transition to zero-emissions and climate-resilient transport systems requires that passenger and freight transport are no longer addressed separately and in isolation from one another. MOVE21 will tackle policies, infrastructure (physical and digital), vehicles, and energy in an integrated and coherent way in six urban nodes.

    About the project
    MOVE21
  • 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
  • The sustainable transition is possible, with mayors and cities on board.

    About the project
    Mayors Alliance for the European Green Deal
  • NetZeroCities will support European cities to drastically and rapidly cut their greenhouse gas emissions through systemic and transformative actions to achieve climate neutrality.

    About the project
    Net Zero Cities
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • CONNECTION promotes transnational learning on and implementation of integration policies.

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

    About the project
    USER-CHI
  • FastTrack will support the transfer, financing and implementation of innovative transport solutions amongst 24 cities and metropolitan regions.

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

    About the project
    International Urban and Regional Cooperation (IURC)