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  •  knowledge society

KSF - GDC conference: Imagine the Urban Future. Brussels, 23 January 2018

EUROCITIES Knowledge Society forum and the Green Digital Charter invite you to their annual event that looks to the trends, technologies and challenges that will shape the future European cities.

event

start date: 23-01-2018
end date: 23-01-2018

  •  environment

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.

event

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

  •  cooperation
  •  knowledge society

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

  •  cooperation

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

  •  cooperation

event

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

  •  cooperation

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.

publication

publication date: 27-07-2017

  •  environment

Cities in action: Ghent’s sustainable food strategy

Ghent has capitalised on political will, citizen support and a growing global knowledge base to develop a local sustainable food strategy. Its approach is not only helping to achieve ecological and social progress throughout the food chain, it is also encouraging Council departments to consider food issues in policy making for the first time.

news

publication date: 25-07-2017

case study

publication date: 25-07-2017

  •  environment

Cities in action: Ghent’s sustainable food strategy

Ghent has capitalised on political will, citizen support and a growing global knowledge base to develop a local sustainable food strategy. Its approach is not only helping to achieve ecological and social progress throughout the food chain, it is also encouraging Council departments to consider food issues in policy making for the first time.

news

publication date: 25-07-2017

case study

publication date: 25-07-2017

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

URBACT’s Good Practices unveiled: 'Inspiring solutions for better cities'

Looking for ideas on how to improve a city’s air quality, support local jobs, or involve citizens in accommodating refugees? Scores of tried-and-tested city solutions have been published online by URBACT, the EU learning and exchange programme for integrated, sustainable urban development.

news

publication date: 25-07-2017

  •  cooperation

Food in cities: mapping cities activities in the area of food

These reports are the results of the project ‘Food in cities: study on innovation for a sustainable and healthy production, delivery and consumption of food in cities’.

publication

publication date: 24-07-2017