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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

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publication date : 14-09-2018

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publication date : 14-09-2018

  •  economy
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Ghent wins Milan Pact Award 2018

The Milan Pact Awards, part of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact, highlights best practices and helps foster the exchange of ideas and solutions for food related issues among cities.

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publication date : 10-09-2018

  •  environment

European Solidarity Corps: a new unmissable opportunity for cities!

The European Commission has launched a brand new initiative allowing cities and municipalities to involve young European citizens to build a more inclusive and sustainable society. Cities can present project proposals on a wide range of policy areas and receive funding for their implementation.

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publication date : 03-09-2018

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EUROCITIES statement on plastics strategy and single use plastics

The EUROCITIES statement on plastic strategy and single use plastics is now out.

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publication date : 30-08-2018

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publication date : 30-08-2018

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Towards greener cultural activities in cities

On July 18-20 34 participants from 14 cities and 8 European cultural organisations attended a EUROCITIES study visit in Leeuwarden, European Capital of Culture 2018. The visit focused on greening cultural events and on how culture drives innovation, socio-economic change and sustainability.

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publication date : 28-08-2018

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Apply now for the new call of the European Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy twinning programme

The call for a new edition of the twinning programme, which connects two cities facing similar climate change challenges, is now open and cities, regions and provinces have until 14 September to apply.

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publication date : 01-08-2018

  •  environment

The 1st Covenant Cities in the Spotlight call is now open!

In the 10th year of the initiative, the Covenant of Mayors wishes to reward signatories that have been working within the Covenant framework and achieving remarkable progress in their local energy and climate action. Being a "Covenant City in the Spotlight" is a great opportunity to showcase the progress made and become a reference example for the whole Covenant Community and beyond.

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publication date : 01-08-2018