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Cities leading the way on climate action

Cities are climate leaders. 64% of EUROCITIES members have already committed to reach carbon neutrality by 2050. Among them, 12 cities have even committed to reach neutrality before 2040. And climate mitigation is only one side of the coin; 87.5% of our cities have adopted climate adaptation strategies to adapt to the impact of climate change and to protect their citizens.

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publication date: 10-12-2019

Cities learn how to support new groups at risk of homelessness in Poznan

How can cities support new groups at risk of homelessness?

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publication date: 10-12-2019

Working group migration & integration: Amsterdam meeting highlights

Counter narratives on migration was the topic of the meeting of the EUROCITIES working group migration & integration held in Amsterdam on 13-14 November. Read on for a summary of the event's discussions about different approaches and narratives in the context of migration, best practices and funding mechanisms for action at local level.

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publication date: 05-12-2019

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start date: 30-01-2020
end date: 31-01-2020

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publication date: 03-12-2019

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Cities at a crossroads: outcomes from EUROCITIES Annual Conference 2019

“It’s incredible to witness how all cities across Europe are transforming, every day”, remarked Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES secretary general, in her opening remarks to 400 urban experts gathered in Prague for the EUROCITIES Annual Conference 2019.

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publication date: 22-11-2019

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EUROCITIES Awards 2019 presented for excellence

The winners of the EUROCITIES Awards 2019 have been announced at a ceremony in Prague.

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publication date: 22-11-2019

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Top city prizes at EUROCITIES Awards 2019

Antwerp, Munich and Zaragoza have scooped the top places in the EUROCITIES Awards 2019. Each demonstrated outstanding commitment to this year’s theme, ‘cities at a crossroads’.

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publication date: 22-11-2019

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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

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Social economy to combat long-term unemployment – Highlights from the policy transfer in Lille Metropole

“Fighting unemployment is inseparable from the ideal society we want to build. This is the ambition which leads Marc Godefroy, Counsellor and Lille Metropole’s team in their actions to fight long-term unemployment.

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publication date: 19-11-2019