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Join our webinar on culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration!

Through the EU-funded ROCK project, EUROCITIES and Julie’s Bicycle invite you to a webinar - 'Culture as a rocket fuel for urban regeneration: a critical look' - on 22 November. The webinar will explore how culture is being used as a development strategy in many European cities, particularly those hit hard by deindustrialisation, and how culture policy can contribute to more just, sustainable and healthy cities.

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publication date : 31-10-2019

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Highlights from the EUROCITIES culture forum in Leeds

100 representatives from 57 cities met in Leeds, United Kingdom, on 9-11 October 2019. Discussions focused on how cities celebrate diversity through innovative cultural partnerships.

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publication date : 28-10-2019

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What happens when cities and universities work together to shape local cultural policies?

Today, a university is very much a part of the city it's in, and universities and cities can work together to build a better urban future. Both are locally rooted, globally aware, responsive and pragmatic, willing to work with communities to transform themselves and their environment.

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publication date : 25-10-2019

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EUROCITIES Awards 2019: find out about our inspiring finalists!

With our annual awards just a few weeks away, we'd like to introduce you to the nine projects selected as the very best examples of action transforming the liveability of city centre districts, the social fabric of cities and the repurposing of historic buildings.

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publication date : 24-10-2019

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A rising tide lifts all boats: Leeds 2023 explained

Cities bidding for the European Capital of Culture (ECoC) benefit from the process regardless of the result.

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publication date : 22-10-2019

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What's hot at the EU Week of Regions and Cities?

We are busy at this year’s European Week of Regions and Cities, from 7-10 October, making sure there are plenty of sessions that meet the needs and interests of our member cities. There is a lot to choose from, so here’s a quick run-down of the sessions to look out for.

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publication date : 27-09-2019

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Join the next ROCK webinar on participatory approaches in cultural heritage

Join the second ROCK webinar of the autumn programme on 3 October to discuss ideas and local experiences around participatory approaches in cultural heritage and how these are contributing to the social cohesion of our cities.

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publication date : 12-09-2019

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What makes a city liveable?

EUROCITIES presents the world’s most liveable cities

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publication date : 06-09-2019

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ROCK webinar on cultural policy driving environmental change

The ROCK webinar programme is back for autumn 2019! The season will kick off on 5 September with insights on cultural policy driving environmental change. This episode will be led by Julie's Bicycle, our partner in the ROCK project.

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publication date : 20-08-2019

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  •  culture

New ROCK case studies: inspiring ideas for using cultural heritage to engage citizens

The second ROCK case studies booklet showcases the innovative work of five cities testing new tools to open up opportunities for citizen engagement and social inclusion through cultural heritage.

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publication date : 12-07-2019