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EUROCITIES Working Group Employment meeting 23-24 October 2017

The next meeting of the WG Employment will take place on 23 -24 October in Gothenburg, just before the EUROCITIES Social Affairs Forum. The meeting will start at 2 pm on the 23 and end at 3.30 pm on the 24. The meeting will focus on the European Pillar of Social rights and the principle of Active support to employment on the drafting of the 2018 workplan as well as it will give the possibility to know more about what the City of Gothenburg does in the employment field.

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start date: 23-10-2017
end date: 24-10-2017

Social innovation in Rotterdam: One-stop-shop for youth at risk of exclusion

Jongerenloket (Youth Desk) is a hub of free services in Rotterdam where vulnerable people under the age of 27 can seek assistance for education, work or care. The one-stop-shop enables young people to access all of the city’s youth-related social services at one central location, hence making it easier for young people to receive the help they need.

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publication date: 18-08-2017

  •  cooperation

Estonian Presidency brings a focus on inclusive and sustainable Europe

Estonia took over the Presidency of the Council of the EU from Malta on 1 July 2017.

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publication date: 14-08-2017

  •  mobility

DG-MOVE launches public consultation on TEN-T projects implementation.

On August 1st, the Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission published an open survey to gather input from the general public and stakeholders regards the main problems and proposed solutions for simplifying the future implementation of TEN-T projects.

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publication date: 10-08-2017

  •  economy

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publication date: 09-08-2017

  •  environment

Webinars on sustainable heating and cooling for local authorities: register now!

The PLANHEAT project is organising a first webinar on 4th September on heating and cooling for local authorities.

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start date: 04-09-2017
end date: 04-09-2017

  •  mobility

Connected and automated driving (CAD) in CIVITAS cities session at CIVITAS Forum 2017

On Friday 29 September 29 (9:30-11:30), the discussion on connected and automated driving (CAD) will be part of CIVITAS. Come and join us in this discussion to ensure the sustainable integration of connected and automated vehicles (CAVs) in our overall mobility objectives in cities. The session will also feature our CREATE project, with a presentation on “Will automated vehicles kill off mass transit in smaller urban areas?” (Tom Cohen, CREATE Project Partner, University College London)

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publication date: 07-08-2017

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

The Ruhr metropolitan region invites you to a day of conference on digitalisation of cities (6 September)

Together with partners, the Ruhr metropolitan region is organising a day of conference on ‘How digitalization change cities – Innovations for the urban economy of tomorrow’.

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start date: 07-08-2017
end date: 07-08-2017

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

Eurobarometer shows optimism in the EU is on the rise

The latest Eurobarometer published on 2 August shows that Europeans are more positive about the future of the EU and their trust in the EU is on the rise.

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publication date: 04-08-2017

  •  mobility

Lisbon's new e-bike scheme

Lisbon’s city planners are preparing sustainable mobility solutions that will tackle challenges such as decreasing air pollution and traffic congestion.

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publication date: 04-08-2017