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  •  environment

Open letter to global financial leaders

An alliance of global city voices, of which EUROCITIES is a part, has shared an open letter claiming that the post-COVID 19 recovery cannot lead to a return to ‘normal’.

news

publication date: 20-05-2020

  •  mobility

Webinar on Business models, funding and financing transport

Join our webinar on 2 July from 10:10-12:00 CET on business models, funding, and financing transport to learn from your peers about innovative financing models for urban mobility.

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start date: 02-07-2020
end date: 02-07-2020

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

event

start date: 25-05-2020
end date: 25-05-2020

  •  knowledge society

Forbes: Building smart cities - EU and China

Smart cities are popping up left and right. China and the EU are taking different approaches when it comes to funding: Who is actually building these smart cities? Nikolaos Kontinakis, Acting Projects Director, EUROCITIES, shares some thoughts.

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publication date: 19-05-2020

  •  knowledge society

SCIS Webinar: 'Replication in practice' Common challenges and enablers for the replication of smart city solutions

Join us on Tuesday 9 June from 2:00 - 3:30 PM for the webinar co-organised with the Smart Cities Information System (SCIS):

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start date: 09-06-2020
end date: 09-06-2020

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

Cities Today: Cities need more support from the EU in light of the coronavirus

Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, shares some thoughts on much needed solidarity at this time, and what cities are already doing to respond both now and for the longer term.

publication

publication date: 11-05-2020

  •  mobility

COVID-19 - City Dialogue on mobility measures - Highlights

Given the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on our cities, and specifically its implications for sustainable urban mobility, on 22 April 2020, EUROCITIES organised a city-to-city online dialogue on mobility measures currently adopted in European cities in response to COVID-19.

news

publication date: 29-04-2020

  •  environment

14 associations across Europe call upon the European Union to set higher co-financing rates for energy projects under the new LIFE programme.

On 20 April, EUROCITIES, and other 13 EU associations, signed a letter to call upon the European Commission and the LIFE Committee to set an appropriate co-financing rate for the future LIFE “Coordination and Support Actions” (CSA) projects on energy transition.

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publication date: 22-04-2020

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

The three Rs

We find ourselves amid a historical crisis with terrifying health implications and obvious socioeconomic consequences. To survive these shocks many of us are taking one day at a time; feeling grateful for our health and those around us. Meanwhile, we must start thinking as soon as possible about post-emergency plans.

news

publication date: 21-04-2020

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

Open Access Government: 100 climate neutral smart cities

Since the launch of the European Union mission on ‘climate neutral and smart cities’ in the framework of the future Horizon Europe programme, its board of 15 experts, including Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES Secretary General (in her capacity as the board’s rapporteur), has developed a paper proposing to support and promote 100 European cities in their systemic transformation towards climate-neutrality by 2030, for and by the citizens.

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publication date: 20-04-2020