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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

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

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  environment

Innovating Cities: Cultural Heritage in Action

The ROCK Final Conference and Business Matching Event

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start date: 14-05-2020
end date: 15-05-2020

  •  culture

European Year 2018 shows cultural heritage counts for Europe!

Cultural heritage has the power to connect and shape a common European identity. Its strength was demonstrated throughout the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 which had amazing success among citizens of all 28 EU-member states and, as a new report highlights, delivered a range of innovative and valuable outcomes.

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publication date: 26-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  mobility

Warsaw hosted the EUROCITIES Barrier-free City for All WG meeting

The Eurocities working group "Barrier-free City for All" met from 30.09.2019 until 02.10.2019 in Warsaw.

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publication date: 20-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment

Culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration: a ROCK webinar

Through the EU-funded ROCK project, EUROCITIES and Julie’s Bicycle invite you to a webinar on 'Culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration: a critical look'. Culture is used as a development strategy in many European cities, especially those where deindustrialisation hit harder. Culture can also become a means to attract capital, to improve the image of the city, and to promote unity and cooperation. Without necessarily building flagship cultural venues, cities are betting on culture...

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start date: 22-11-2019
end date: 22-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment

Join our webinar on culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration!

Through the EU-funded ROCK project, EUROCITIES and Julie’s Bicycle invite you to a webinar - 'Culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration: a critical look' - on 22 November. The webinar will explore how culture is being used as a development strategy in many European cities, particularly those hit hard by deindustrialisation, and how culture policy can contribute to more just, sustainable and healthy cities.

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publication date: 31-10-2019