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Cities and Gender: empowering women in business and politics

European women networks and women working either in cities or city networks as well as experts from EU institutions come together to discuss in a “World Café” format to enable active exchanges.

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start date: 06-03-2018
end date: 06-03-2018

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Regional Forum for Sustainable Development, 1-2 March

The Regional Forum on Sustainable Development (RFSD) follows up on and reviews the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the UNECE region. Focusing on practical value-added and peer learning, it creates a regional space to share policy solutions, best practices and challenges in SDG implementation and helps identify major regional and subregional trends.

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start date: 01-03-2018
end date: 02-02-2018

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Cities get smarter with EU funding

On 26 January 2018 in Brussels, representatives of 40 cities sat around the table at the Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) with industry representatives and experts to ensure that the €263.84 million invested by the Commission through the Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities programme generates returns.

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publication date: 15-02-2018

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Urban agenda for the EU - have your say!

Three of the urban agenda partnerships – Digital Transition, Circular Economy and Urban Mobility – have finalised their draft action plans on better regulation, better funding and better knowledge sharing.

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publication date: 12-02-2018

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General Data Protection Regulation: Commission Guidance

The Commission presented its Communication on 'Stronger protection, new opportunities - Commission guidance on the direct application of the General Data Protection Regulation as of 25 May 2018', on 24 January 2018.

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publication date: 08-02-2018

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EUROCITIES 2017 wins Conventa Best Event Award

Ljubljana has received the Conventa Best Event of the Year Award 2017 for its organisation of the EUROCITIES 2017 conference, which took place last November.

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publication date: 07-02-2018

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Imagining the urban future

At EUROCITIES we are proud of our many achievements since our founding over 30 years ago, for example in achieving an Urban Agenda for the EU, but success means being adaptable and responding to a world that is evolving at great speed. That’s why we are taking an in-depth look at EUROCITIES’ vision, priorities and actions. We want to make sure that the needs and views of Europe’s major cities are increasingly met over the next 30 years, and that EUROCITIES structure and services best...

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publication date: 01-02-2018

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REFILL final conference

REFILL stands for 'reuse of vacant spaces as driving force for innovation on local level'

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start date: 27-03-2018
end date: 27-03-2018

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Imagining an urban future of technology in service of people: GDC-KSF joint conference

Are the cities of the future to be a series of opal blue utopias, or streets of bent necked citizens crouching over screens?

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publication date: 30-01-2018

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New publication: GDC 2017 collection of case-studies is out now!

Green Digital Charter collection of case studies 2017

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publication date: 30-01-2018