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  •  culture

City metric: European city governments are using 'matchmaking' to boost their cultural life

"At a time when most public administrations are making do with fewer resources, city administrations are increasingly providing non-financial support to local actors and assuming new roles," says Julie Hervé, senior policy advisor at EUROCITIES.

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publication date : 28-06-2019

  •  knowledge society

The Times: How Stockholm is leading the way for smart cities

"Being smart is about working in a smarter way with different partners and empowering citizens" says Anna König Jerlmyr in this 'future cities' supplement for The Times.

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publication date : 13-06-2019

  •  environment

Open Access Government: Cities proving to be the real climate champions

Anna Lisa Boni, Secretary General, EUROCITIES provides an absorbing insight into how cities in Europe are proving to be the real climate champions

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publication date : 11-06-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

European Business Summit: The Future of Europe Depends on its Cities

Our cities are the places where the fight against climate change becomes real, where technological innovation can help boost the digital transformation, and where equal and inclusive societies are made.

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publication date : 07-06-2019

  •  environment
  •  mobility

European Energy Innovation: The e-mobilty revolution

Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, shares thoughts on the potential impacts of é-mobility in cities.

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publication date : 07-06-2019

  •  cooperation

UFGC: The change Europe needs

We want the European institutions to work with us as partners in decision making, to let us shape policy where it matters – at the level of the citizen, says Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES in this blog for the Urban Future Global Conference.

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publication date : 07-06-2019

  •  economy

Cities Today: How Nantes is driving innovation at the local level

Cities can play a decisive role in shaping innovation, says André Sobczak, chair of EUROCITIES Economic Development Forum. At the forum's recent meeting in Florence, which focusses on local innovation systems, Simone d'Antonia asked André some questions.

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publication date : 05-06-2019

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

UFGC: Cities inspiring green innovation

The city of Stockholm has committed to become fossil fuel free by 2040 – with the city administration anticipating to achieve this feat for its own services by 2030. Anna König Jerlmyr, the recently elected mayor of Stockholm, says that climate was notably a top issue for voters in the campaign. It’s also an area of key importance to König Jerlmyr herself, who plans to tackle other environmental challenges, such as reducing plastic use and waste.

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publication date : 03-06-2019

  •  cooperation

Euractiv: A city leaders agenda for Europe

EUROCITIES second mayors summit called on European and national leaders to commit to carbon neutrality by 2050, boost the digital transformation across the EU and recognise the vital contribution of cities to the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights.

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publication date : 28-05-2019

  •  knowledge society

Government Europa: Smart city citizen engagement the key to future development

Government Europa spoke to Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general of EUROCITIES, about how Europe can implement smart city solutions and help governments to offer dynamic living solutions for the future.

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publication date : 28-05-2019