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EUROCITIES contribution to the consultation on a European Pillar of Social Rights

EUROCITIES has finalised its report contributing to the European Commission’s consultation on the European Pillar of Social Rights. EUROCITIES supports this initiative and recommends that:

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publication date: 01-12-2016

  •  environment

Covenant of Mayors signatories discuss energy poverty

The Covenant of Mayors and the Committee of the Regions organised a conference on the role of local and regional authorities in addressing energy poverty on 11 October.

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publication date: 28-11-2016

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

Reflecting on EUROCITIES 2016 Milan

EUROCITIES 2016 Milan on 16-18 November was an opportunity for in-depth discussions on the sharing economy, a debate on ‘rethinking Europe’, and celebrations for our 30th birthday.

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publication date: 25-11-2016

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

Press release: Impact of the sharing economy in cities

EUROCITIES 2016 Milan on 16-18 November explored the impact of the sharing economy in cities.

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publication date: 24-11-2016

  •  cooperation

Pact of Amsterdam

The Dutch EU presidency secured an agreement on the Pact of Amsterdam, establishing an urban agenda for the EU, during the 30 May informal Council meeting on urban matters. This shows important political recognition of the role of cities in the EU, providing a new framework for their involvement in developing and implementing EU policy.

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publication date: 03-08-2016

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start date: 21-06-2016
end date: 22-06-2016

EUROCITIES contributes to FEANTSA 'Housing First in Europe' conference

EUROCITIES contributed to ‘Housing First in Europe’ conference organised in Brussels by European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless (FEANTSA) and the Belgian Public Planning Services on 9 June.

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publication date: 14-06-2016

  •  cooperation

European cities call for clarity on impact of TTIP at local level

European city leaders are calling for clarifications on several aspects of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).

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publication date: 13-06-2016

EUROCITIES urban ageing working group, Tilburg, 22-23 September 2016

This meeting will focus on e-inclusion, ICT solutions and dementia-friendly environments. It will also look at implementation of WHO age-friendly environment tools

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start date: 22-09-2016
end date: 23-09-2016

Lisbon hosts study visit on Housing First

On 25-27 May, the city of Lisbon hosted 60 participants in a study visit on Housing First, in the framework of our working group on homelessness.

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publication date: 02-06-2016