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  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Commission 100 days: 'Get things done with cities'

Major European cities have offered the European Commission to join forces in key areas like climate change, digital transformation and social inclusion. “A closer cooperation with cities will enable faster progress,” said Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general of the cities network EUROCITIES, in a statement after the first hundred days of the Commission. “Cities are needed to get things done.”

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publication date: 09-03-2020

  •  cooperation

Cities are leading the way to gender equality

Ahead of the International Women’s Day on 8 March, the European Commission announced the first-ever Gender Equality Strategy at EU level.

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publication date: 06-03-2020

  •  culture

Cultural heritage in Action: join our community of practice!

We are thrilled to launch Cultural Heritage in Action, a peer-learning programme for local and regional policy makers to exchange knowledge on cultural heritage, with a focus on participatory governance, adaptive reuse and quality of interventions on heritage.

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publication date: 25-02-2020

  •  culture

WG cultural services and culture for inclusive cities

Learning from and with Gothenburg on how to measure the social impact of culture

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publication date: 31-01-2020

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

Cultural heritage, social and economic returns

Cultural heritage in cities, while valuable in itself, is also something that can yield major social and economic dividends. In this webinar, we will hear from three expert practitioners from Europe, Turkey and China on how cities can leverage tangible and intangible heritage for more cohesive societies and increased attractiveness for business and tourism.

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start date: 06-02-2020
end date: 06-02-2020

  •  culture

Let there be light: cultural heritage and light management in Lyon

In Lyon, urban lighting is closely embedded in the whole urban landscape and is part of the city’s heritage.

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publication date: 19-12-2019

  •  culture

The ideal cultural and creative city in Europe is a mix of 7 cities

The second edition of the Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor shows how well 190 cities in 30 European countries perform on a range of measures describing the ‘Cultural Vibrancy’, the ‘Creative Economy’ and the ‘Enabling Environment’ of a city.

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publication date: 19-12-2019

  •  culture

The ideal cultural and creative city in Europe is a mix of 7 cities

The second edition of the Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor shows how well 190 cities in 30 European countries perform on a range of measures describing the ‘Cultural Vibrancy’, the ‘Creative Economy’ and the ‘Enabling Environment’ of a city.

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publication date: 19-12-2019

  •  culture

Cultural participation in Europe

The 2019 edition of Culture statistics was recently published by EUROSTAT and presents comparable data on culture available in the EU-28, EFTA and enlargement countries.

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publication date: 18-12-2019

  •  culture

Culture goes hand in hand with sustainable development!

Finland's Presidency of the Council of the EU : resolution on the cultural dimension of sustainable development.

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publication date: 18-12-2019