procurement

Social entrepreneurship 'the new normal' in Utrecht

From 22-23 September, Utrecht hosted the EUROCITIES working group on smart social inclusion and presented the city’s strategies and experiences in supporting the social economy and social entrepreneurship.

news

publication date: 29-09-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

Fifth Nantes European Meeting on Public Services

For the fifth consecutive year, Nantes Métropole and the City of Nantes open up for debate the question of local public action and public services in Europe, allowing the stakeholders and citizens of the local area to have their say in a democratic debate.

event

start date: 01-12-2016
end date: 02-12-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

Mayor of Ghent talks TTIP with Commissioner Malmström

Daniël Termont, mayor of Ghent and EUROCITIES vice president, met the European commissioner for trade today to clarify aspects of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).

news

publication date: 06-09-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

publication

publication date: 05-09-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

Press release: European cities call for clarity in TTIP negotiations

Daniël Termont, mayor of Ghent and EUROCITIES vice president, will meet Commissioner Malmström today to call for clarifications on several aspects of the TTIP (the ‘Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership’). The European commissioner for trade is leading the EU side of negotiations with the US.

publication

publication date: 05-09-2016

  •  cooperation

Pact of Amsterdam

The Dutch EU presidency secured an agreement on the Pact of Amsterdam, establishing an urban agenda for the EU, during the 30 May informal Council meeting on urban matters. This shows important political recognition of the role of cities in the EU, providing a new framework for their involvement in developing and implementing EU policy.

publication

publication date: 03-08-2016

  •  economy

Responsible public procurement in the spotlight

A number of events and meetings will take place in Nantes in late November and early December, focusing on public procurement.

news

publication date: 20-07-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

event

start date: 30-11-2016
end date: 01-12-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

European cities call for clarity in TTIP negotiations

As European Commission President Juncker prepares to ask EU leaders to reconfirm their support for TTIP (the 'Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership') at Friday's European Council, European city leaders are calling for clarifications on several aspects of the agreement

publication

publication date: 22-06-2016

EUROCITIES addresses Commission conference on public procurement

Yurri Starrenburg, senior programme manager at the city of Eindhoven, spoke on our behalf at the European Commission conference on award criteria in public procurement in Tallinn on 19 May.

news

publication date: 25-05-2016