news for culture & creativity

Imagine the urban future: 24-hour cities- Making the most of the night time economy

On 26 June, you are invited to Imagine the urban future and discuss 24-hour cities and how cities can make the most of the night time economy.

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publication date : 18-04-2019

  •  culture

Interview with Jaana Jalonen, member of Espoo city council

With the EUROCITIES Culture Forum currently taking place in Chemnitz, we took a moment to get to know Jaana Jalonen, chair of EUROCITIES Culture Forum and member of Espoo city council.

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publication date : 10-04-2019

  •  culture

Culture and demographic change: new EUROCITIES recommendations

Our new recommendations for cities, cultural institutions and practitioners were developed by the EUROCITIES young people and culture working group and aim to strengthen the strategic planning and development of local cultural institutions facing challenges linked to demographic changes.

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publication date : 03-04-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture

Join our webinar on regulating the urban commons

Through the ROCK EU-funded project, EUROCITIES and Julie’s Bicycle invite you to a webinar on Thursday 4 April at 11.00 CET. The webinar will be the opportunity to discuss ideas and practice around regulating urban commons, a practice in which Bologna has been a front-runner.

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publication date : 22-03-2019

  •  culture

Why should Chemnitz become your next cultural destination

Culture plays a special role in Chemnitz, which is hosting the next EUROCITIES culture forum in April, yet the recent spotlight on the city in the international press has reflected a different picture.

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publication date : 07-03-2019

  •  culture
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

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publication date : 05-03-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy

ROCK case studies showcase new governance models for creative, sustainable and circular cities

Citizens’ needs are changing and cities must adapt and reassess priorities for the greater good. A new booklet of case studies, published as part of the ROCK EU project, shows how five cities have invented new governance models that are helping them become more creative and sustainable places to live.

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publication date : 05-03-2019

  •  culture

Make European democracy live through creative and cultural actions: apply now to action grant!

This call from the European Cultural Foundation is for creative, cultural actions prior, during and after the European Parliamentary elections that can breathe life into Europe, and democracy at large.

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publication date : 07-02-2019

  •  culture

New set of actions on cultural heritage: prominent role for cities

To ensure that the efforts initiated during the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 have a lasting impact, the European Commission recently adopted a European Framework for Action on Cultural Heritage which acknowledges the significant role cities can play.

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publication date : 11-12-2018