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9 cities have already joined the #Cities4Europe campaign. Who will be next?

Nine cities have already joined the EUROCITIES campaign 'Cities4Europe - Europe for citizens'. Is your city going to be the tenth to register?

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publication date: 01-12-2017

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European Commission launches ‘EU cities for fair and ethical trade award’

The ‘EU cities for fair and ethical trade award’ is an initiative of the Directorate General for Trade launched as a commitment of its ‘Trade for all’ communication published in 2015. The award is part of EU’s effort to raise awareness about how EU trade patterns can affect the environment and livelihoods of communities in other countries, and the role that cities play in this. Cities as the platform for increasing the information flow about sustainable and ethical trade is the at the...

news

publication date: 28-11-2017

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publication date: 13-11-2017

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MUFPP annual general meeting – shaking the hands that feed

“The Milan Pact, two years after its launch, is proving to be an extraordinary means to promote collaboration among cities on food policies and sustainability.” These were the words of Giuseppe Sala, Mayor of Milan, at the 2017 gathering of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact in Valencia, and the 400 mayors, experts and city delegates surrounding him were a testament to the truth of his statement.

news

publication date: 08-11-2017

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Life Below Water 2017

Between the 11th - 13th October 2017, the City of Malmo invites you to join us in an international conference, Life Below Water 2017, on local implementation of UN goal 14.

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start date: 11-10-2017
end date: 13-10-2017

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SAVE THE DATE: Cities set standards to be smarter and more sustainable - 19 October

How to replicate smart city solutions? Are standards the right tools for cities? Can the European Standardization Organisations be part of the cities' journey towards a smart and sustainable future?

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start date: 19-10-2017
end date: 19-10-2017

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SAVE THE DATE: Cities set standards to be smarter and more sustainable - 19 October

How to replicate smart city solutions? Are standards the right tools for cities? Can the European Standardization Organisations be part of the cities' journey towards a smart and sustainable future?

event

start date: 19-10-2017
end date: 19-10-2017

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Food issues dropped on city’s plates

Gone are the days when food production was not an urban concern. Cities are looking beyond their limits, developing food strategies to reduce waste and carbon emissions, and to save money on food.

news

publication date: 04-09-2017

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event

start date: 16-10-2017
end date: 16-10-2017

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Cities Today: Food for thought - how cities shape more than what is on your plate

In this piece, Giuseppe Sala, Mayor of Milan and member of EUROCITIES Executive Committee, discusses the growing understanding among local authorities about the importance of food policy.

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publication date: 27-07-2017