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Agile cities: how are cities adapting to the fourth industrial revolution?

In September 2018, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization of the World Economic Forum has released a report on the adaptation of urban landscapes and administrations to the fourth industrial revolution.

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publication date : 17-10-2018

  •  environment

New step for the COLLECTORS project with the identification of well-performing waste management systems in Europe

The project is advancing towards its objective of studying in detail 12 waste management systems as “good practice examples”

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publication date : 03-10-2018

  •  environment

Circular City Portal - workshop on exchanging knowledge and case studies

A workshop aimed at providing input for a Circular City Portal that will act as a one-stop-shop for cities transitioning to a circular economy, is being held on 11 October as an official side-event of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

  •  environment

Submit your project for the Energy Globe Award 2019: the largest environmental prize worldwide

Energy Globe Award supports most outstanding sustainable initiatives from all over the world and let them set an example for others.

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publication date : 26-09-2018

  •  environment

#EUGreenWeek 2019 – call for proposals to organise the opening event is now open

Environmental laws have a huge impact on our life. They improve water and air quality, they protect nature, and they encourage recycling and waste management. But to really make an appreciable difference, these EU laws have to be properly implemented.

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publication date : 19-09-2018

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publication date : 14-09-2018

  •  economy
  •  environment

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

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

  •  culture
  •  environment

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

  •  environment

Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive: consultation open

Public and private organisations and citizens are urged to respond by 19 October to the online public consultation that's just been launched by the EU Commission on the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (UWWTD).

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publication date : 16-07-2018