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  •  culture

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

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

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

  •  culture

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

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

What makes a city liveable?

EUROCITIES presents the world’s most liveable cities

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publication date : 06-09-2019

  •  culture
  •  environment

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

  •  cooperation
  •  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

  •  culture
  •  economy

How to make the most of the night time economy in cities?

On 26 June we hosted an ‘Imagine the urban future’ event focusing on 24-hour cities and how cities plan and manage life at night.

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publication date : 02-07-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy

Culture is the rocket fuel for regeneration

This is Liverpool’s motto when it comes to cultural and creative urban regeneration. And the UK city has come a long way.

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publication date : 01-07-2019

  •  culture

Leeuwarden-Friesland European Capital of Culture 2018 was a sustainable success on all counts

Investing in culture is smart, and Leeuwarden-Friesland (LF), European Capital of Culture (ECoC) 2018 is here to prove it. The Dutch-Frisian city with over 100,000 inhabitants has unveiled the impact report of the year showing impressive results.

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publication date : 03-06-2019

  •  culture

Culture forum in Chemnitz: local networks are enablers of public culture

In Chemnitz, during EUROCITIES Culture Forum (10-13 April 2019) on 'Cities developing and supporting networks of local cultural organisations', cultural policy expert Raluca Iacob gave a keynote speech on 'local networks, enablers of public culture'.

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publication date : 22-05-2019