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Cities and EU agree joint investment plan for digital upscaling

European cities have struck a deal to adopt and implement common existing digital solutions on a large scale in the EU.

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publication date: 10-12-2019

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Cities leading the way on climate action

Cities are climate leaders. 64% of EUROCITIES members have already committed to reach carbon neutrality by 2050. Among them, 12 cities have even committed to reach neutrality before 2040. And climate mitigation is only one side of the coin; 87.5% of our cities have adopted climate adaptation strategies to adapt to the impact of climate change and to protect their citizens.

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publication date: 10-12-2019

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start date: 30-01-2020
end date: 31-01-2020

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publication date: 03-12-2019

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Business reporter: Top principles for smarter cities

"The effects of digital transformation are already all around us in our everyday lives, and cities are embracing the benefits," says Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES.

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publication date: 27-11-2019

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Cities Today: Ten cities release new guidance on data

EUROCITIES has launched a new publication offering cities guidance on data to help ensure citizens remain in control of their data while at the same time allowing cities to use data-generated knowledge to improve liveability.

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publication date: 27-11-2019

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Cities at a crossroads: outcomes from EUROCITIES Annual Conference 2019

“It’s incredible to witness how all cities across Europe are transforming, every day”, remarked Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES secretary general, in her opening remarks to 400 urban experts gathered in Prague for the EUROCITIES Annual Conference 2019.

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publication date: 22-11-2019

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EUROCITIES Awards 2019 presented for excellence

The winners of the EUROCITIES Awards 2019 have been announced at a ceremony in Prague.

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publication date: 22-11-2019

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Top city prizes at EUROCITIES Awards 2019

Antwerp, Munich and Zaragoza have scooped the top places in the EUROCITIES Awards 2019. Each demonstrated outstanding commitment to this year’s theme, ‘cities at a crossroads’.

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publication date: 22-11-2019

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Top city recommendations on citizen data

Citizens should always be in control of their data, while politicians should be able to use data for the public good – to ensure this, EUROCITIES today presented a publication at the Smart City Expo World Congress outlining 10 principles on citizen data with real world examples from cities.

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publication date: 19-11-2019