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  •  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

Register NOW for WG Roma critical friend review on integrated city plan for Roma inclusion in Braga, 24-26 September

EUROCITIES WG Roma inclusion is meeting in Braga, on 24-26 September, for a mutual learning under the format of a critical friend review on ‘how to develop an effective integrated city plan for Roma inclusion’.

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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

European Solidarity Corps: what is in it for cities?

Is your city working on migrant integration, fighting poverty or other ambitious project with a strong solidarity component? Would you need extra helping hands to realise your project? Would you be willing to employ and train young people from a different European country to help you? Then, look no further and get involved in the European Solidarity Corps initiative!

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publication date : 30-04-2019

European Solidarity Corps: what is in it for cities?

Is your city working on migrant integration, fighting poverty or other ambitious project with a strong solidarity component? Would you need extra helping hands to realise your project? Would you be willing to employ and train young people from a different European country to help you? Then, look no further and get involved in the European Solidarity Corps initiative!

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publication date : 30-04-2019

  •  culture

Culture forum in Chemnitz: sharing effective ideas

Chemnitz hosted 92 representatives from 61 cities on 10-13 April to discuss the role of city administrations in developing and supporting local cultural networks and the lessons and impact of local networking examples.

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publication date : 25-04-2019