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Circular cities – a month of action

Our current levels of consumption exceed what our natural resource systems can produce, and we throw away more than we reuse or recycle, with tangible consequences for our environment and climate.

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publication date : 12-10-2017

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EU Digital Cities Challenge launched

On 10 October 2017, during the European Week of Regions and Cities, the European Commission (DG GROW and DG REGIO) and the Committee of the Regions launched the Digital Cities Challenge. The Challenge invites cities in Europe to improve the life of their citizens through the development and implementation of digital policies.

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publication date : 12-10-2017

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EUROCITIES members win approval in Urban Innovative Actions

Several EUROCITIES members won approval for their projects under the Urban Innovative Actions Call 2.

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publication date : 12-10-2017

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URBACT’s Good Practices unveiled: 'Inspiring solutions for better cities'

Looking for ideas on how to improve a city’s air quality, support local jobs, or involve citizens in accommodating refugees? Scores of tried-and-tested city solutions have been published online by URBACT, the EU learning and exchange programme for integrated, sustainable urban development.

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publication date : 25-07-2017

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Apply now for the IUC city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development

The new call of the International Urban Cooperation (IUC) city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development. European cities who wish to exchange with a city facing similar challenges in another global region are encouraged to apply.

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publication date : 18-07-2017

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Circular economy taskforce second meeting in Brussels

On 20 June the EUROCITIES Circular Economy task force meeting took place in Brussels, with 16 cities participating.

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publication date : 05-07-2017

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EUROCITIES 2017 Ljubljana - latest news, website and registration

Registration is now open for our annual conference, which will be held on 15-17 November on the theme of ‘circular cities’.

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publication date : 28-06-2017

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EUROCITIES at the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017

The 2017 edition of the EU Sustainable Energy Week, which took place from 19-25 June, focused on the theme of 'Clean Energy for all Europeans'. EUROCITIES took active part in the event.

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publication date : 28-06-2017

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Local government leaders urge MEPs to engage cities for successful EU energy transition

22 June 2017, Brussels, Belgium – Today, municipal representatives of five city networks met with Members of the European Parliament to drive home the importance of local level involvement in EU energy and climate policy. Known as the Urban 5, these networks point to the local level’s power to provide jobs, its proximity to the people and its swift ability to deliver change as essential components for energy transition success.

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publication date : 22-06-2017

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EUROCITIES cooperation platform brings together members from across Europe

The EUROCITIES cooperation platform, which took place in the city of Antwerp from 17 – 19 May, welcomed over 120 participants from 72 cities.

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publication date : 22-05-2017