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Social Affairs Forum updates for November 2018 - March 2019

This document presents an overview of EU key policy and funding updates relevant to social affairs for the period November 2018 - March 2019.

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publication date : 15-03-2019

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

publication

publication date : 07-03-2018

  •  economy

Social Rights for All: Cities are committed to deliver on the European Pillar of Social Rights

EUROCITIES adopted a statement to show the commitment of cities to deliver on the principles and rights enshrined in the European Pillar of Social Rights and to promote social rights for all citizens.

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publication date : 19-10-2017

  •  cooperation

Pact of Amsterdam

The Dutch EU presidency secured an agreement on the Pact of Amsterdam, establishing an urban agenda for the EU, during the 30 May informal Council meeting on urban matters. This shows important political recognition of the role of cities in the EU, providing a new framework for their involvement in developing and implementing EU policy.

publication

publication date : 03-08-2016

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES statement on an urban agenda for the EU

The Pact of Amsterdam establishing an urban agenda for the EU is a good starting point. It provides a new framework for working on urban issues with cities in the EU. The urban agenda recognises the role of cities in tackling some of Europe's most pressing socioeconomic challenges, while respecting the principle of subsidiarity.

publication

publication date : 30-05-2016

Better regulation - cities contributing to effective EU policy making

Our response to the Commission's better regulation package

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publication date : 09-10-2015

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES policy paper on an EU urban agenda

Engaging cities for a smart, sustainable and inclusive Europe.

publication

publication date : 24-06-2014
policy publication

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES policy paper on an EU urban agenda

Engaging cities for a smart, sustainable and inclusive Europe.

publication

publication date : 24-06-2014
policy publication

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES statement on the EU urban agenda

This initial statement was drafted in January 2014 to feed in the discussion starting at EU level on the possibility to build an urban agenda. It will be further developed throughout the year.

publication

publication date : 05-02-2014
policy publication