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  •  environment

EUROCITIES met the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to housing

On 12 September, EUROCITIES Secretary General, Anna Lisa Boni and Policy Director Silvia Ganzerla have met the UN Special Rapporteur on right to housing, Leilani Farha, to discuss about the role of cities in fighting homelessness and ensuring adequate and affordable housing for all citizens.

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publication date : 18-09-2018

  •  mobility

EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2018 gets moving!

Ghent hosted the official launch of EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2018 on 16 September, kicking off a week of activities focusing on multimodal transport and inviting people to 'Mix and Move!'

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publication date : 17-09-2018

How is education doing in Europe?

The 2018 OECD report on education is out. Despite high education level when compared to other parts of the world, Europe still has many challenges to face. And cities can make the difference.

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publication date : 14-09-2018

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publication date : 14-09-2018

WG Urban Ageing meeting in Frankfurt, 25-26 October

EUROCITIES Working Group Urban Ageing will meet in Frankfurt, on 25-26 October. The members of the WG will discuss about the social inclusion of older people through cultural activities as well as the development of age-friendly strategies at local level.

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publication date : 14-09-2018

Cities4People: migrating ideas, inspiring integration

With the issue of immigration at the top of the political agenda in Europe, city representatives will meet in Milan during the 8th Integrating Cities Conference, to discuss the impact this issue has on our cities and to examine the solutions.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

  •  mobility

Highlights from the Burgas mobility forum

When EUROCITIES mobility forum met in Burgas on 10-12 September, over 70 participants from 25 cities addressed the theme 'Smart mobility: a clever move'. Here are some of the highlights – from urban mobility frameworks to parking strategies.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

New EUROCITIES project 'VALUES' on migrant integration to start

The European Commission DG Home has approved VALUES - Volunteering Activities to Leverage Urban and European Social integration of migrants, a new project on integration led by EUROCITIES.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

  •  economy

Policy brief on the InvestEU Programme proposal for 2021-2027

The EUROCITIES Policy brief on the InvestEU Programme proposal for 2021-2027 is now out.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

The Skilllab startup calls for partner cities to test innovative app for labour market integration

In preparation for the official launch of their skill assessment application in early 2019, the startup Skilllab is looking to partner with cities interested in adopting new, innovative approaches to labour market integration of migrants and refugees.

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publication date : 13-09-2018