housing

Working group housing discuss inclusiveness and limited profit housing associations in Vienna

On 3 and 4 May, members of the working group housing gathered in Vienna to discuss inclusiveness of the housing market and the role of limited profit housing associations in the provision of affordable housing. The meeting explored their scale of activities and legal architecture in various cities.

news

publication date: 09-05-2017

Cities reaffirm their commitment to fight against poverty and rising inequalities

On 3-4 of April 2017, the EUROCITIES Social Affairs Forum held a meeting in the city of Lisbon. A record number of 140 representatives from over 40 cities gathered to discuss effective ways to prevent and respond to deep-seated poverty and rising inequalities in cities.

news

publication date: 10-04-2017

  •  cooperation

publication

publication date: 29-03-2017

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

How can cities and regions turn barriers in long-term investments into future opportunities?

On 8 March 2017 the Urban Intergroup and the Long-Term Investment and Reindustrialisation Intergroup hosted a joint workshop led by POLIS and co-organised by CEMR and EUROCITIES at the European Parliament in Brussels entitled “Long-term investments: Barriers and opportunities for regional and local authorities”.

news

publication date: 10-03-2017

event

start date: 03-04-2017
end date: 04-04-2017

  •  cooperation

event

start date: 22-03-2017
end date: 23-03-2017

EUROCITIES contribution to the consultation on a European Pillar of Social Rights

EUROCITIES has finalised its report contributing to the European Commission’s consultation on the European Pillar of Social Rights. EUROCITIES supports this initiative and recommends that:

news

publication date: 01-12-2016

  •  environment

Covenant of Mayors signatories discuss energy poverty

The Covenant of Mayors and the Committee of the Regions organised a conference on the role of local and regional authorities in addressing energy poverty on 11 October.

news

publication date: 28-11-2016

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

Reflecting on EUROCITIES 2016 Milan

EUROCITIES 2016 Milan on 16-18 November was an opportunity for in-depth discussions on the sharing economy, a debate on ‘rethinking Europe’, and celebrations for our 30th birthday.

news

publication date: 25-11-2016