Each forum is able to set up a certain number of working groups focusing on
specific policy issues. Each working group has a specific remit and tasks, for
example preparing a position paper on a particular topic, or managing
activities such as a European project or campaign.
Each working group consists of individuals, nominated by member cities, who are considered as having relevant knowledge and expertise. Each working group is chaired by a member city, which is also responsible for reporting back to the relevant forum on the results achieved.
This working group focuses on: 1. better spending for better social outcomes: exploring smarter investments and innovative solutions to respond to reduced public spending and higher demand for social...
- knowledge society
Within this working group, members seek to improve the interoperability of city systems and to develop common standards in several domains in order to maximise the release, accessibility and usability of...
This working group aims at sharing best practice and developing positions linked to EU policy, for example the white paper on transport and the urban mobility action plan
This working group follows up on the TEN-T (Trans-European transport networks) guidelines, including TEN-T project financing through the Connecting Europe Facility, the greening of transnational corridors...
One of the key outputs of the Dutch EU presidency is the Pact of Amsterdam, establishing the EU Urban Agenda. The Pact will comprise the rationale, objectives, operational framework and themes of an EU Urban...
This WG will focus on sustainable transport and logistics and its connection with energy efficient fleet management. Focus will be on best practice exchanges.
This working group provides city input to the EU circular economy package and helps members in the implementation of circular economy practices. It also offers a platform for best practice exchange on...
This working group provides a platform for members to exchange innovative and sustainable solutions to manage the quantity and quality of surface and ground water in urban area.