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Highlights from the Mobility Forum in Uppsala on 21-23 October

“People are not interested in which border they are crossing, they just want to get where they need to.” We could not have found a better way to encapsulate the importance of mobility planning for the wider urban area than these words from Maria Nimvik Stern, Secretary-General of The Council for the Stockholm Mälar Region.

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publication date : 06-11-2019

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The path to sustainable urban mobility

Three trends will shape the evolution of mobility in our cities: decarbonisation, demand and digitalisation. A European Green Deal should encompass and shape these trends if we are to achieve our vision.

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publication date : 04-11-2019

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Our members first past the finish line at Europe's top mobility awards

Europe’s leading lights in sustainable transport were honoured yesterday at the 2019 CIVITAS Awards. Our member cities of Antwerp, Bremen, Stockholm walked away with Europe’s most prestigious prizes for clean, green mobility, as did the Ukrainian city of Vinnytsia.

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publication date : 04-10-2019

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Let's do it together! Citizens engagement at local level

With the goal of supporting local governments in their work on participatory democracy, EUROCITIES, our WG creative citizenship, and the city of Paris are pleased to invite you to attend our conference on citizens engagement at local level.

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publication date : 01-10-2019

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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

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Espoo hosts opening of the European week of sport

Studies show that Europeans are not getting enough exercise, with obesity and disease at an all-time high.

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publication date : 23-09-2019

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Help to map Europe's sports organisations!

You can play your part in Active Local Europe, a European Parliament pilot project, by contributing details of regional and national umbrella organisations of local authorities for sport in your country.

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publication date : 18-09-2019

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The New Paradigm for Safe City Streets

How can cities make streets safer, and what can EU and national governments do to support them? We put this question directly to European Commission representatives at the launch of this years' EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK as we launched our city declaration on road safety.

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publication date : 18-09-2019

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Cities walk the walk at EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2019!

The EU has been talking the talk about sustainable mobility for years, and this year cities are continuing to walk the walk with EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK. This year’s theme 'Walk with us!' has seen more than 3,000 towns and cities across Europe and the globe working with citizens to show off the many benefits that more walking and cycling bring.

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publication date : 16-09-2019