news for culture & creativity

  •  culture

Let there be light: cultural heritage and light management in Lyon

In Lyon, urban lighting is closely embedded in the whole urban landscape and is part of the city’s heritage.

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publication date : 19-12-2019

  •  culture

The ideal cultural and creative city in Europe is a mix of 7 cities

The second edition of the Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor shows how well 190 cities in 30 European countries perform on a range of measures describing the ‘Cultural Vibrancy’, the ‘Creative Economy’ and the ‘Enabling Environment’ of a city.

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publication date : 19-12-2019

  •  culture

Cultural participation in Europe

The 2019 edition of Culture statistics was recently published by EUROSTAT and presents comparable data on culture available in the EU-28, EFTA and enlargement countries.

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publication date : 18-12-2019

  •  culture

Culture goes hand in hand with sustainable development!

Finland's Presidency of the Council of the EU : resolution on the cultural dimension of sustainable development.

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publication date : 18-12-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Cities demand action from EU Commission

Network EUROCITIES launches ‘100 days’ campaign.

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publication date : 29-11-2019

  •  culture

European Year 2018 shows cultural heritage counts for Europe!

Cultural heritage has the power to connect and shape a common European identity. Its strength was demonstrated throughout the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 which had amazing success among citizens of all 28 EU-member states and, as a new report highlights, delivered a range of innovative and valuable outcomes.

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publication date : 26-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  mobility

Warsaw hosted the EUROCITIES Barrier-free City for All WG meeting

The Eurocities working group "Barrier-free City for All" met from 30.09.2019 until 02.10.2019 in Warsaw.

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publication date : 20-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment

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

  •  culture

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

  •  cooperation
  •  culture

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