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Agile cities: how are cities adapting to the fourth industrial revolution?

In September 2018, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization of the World Economic Forum has released a report on the adaptation of urban landscapes and administrations to the fourth industrial revolution.

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publication date : 17-10-2018

Info Session AMIF CALL 2018

An Info Session on the AMIF CALL 2018 will be webstreamed on 18 October 2018 from 10.00 to 12.00 CET.

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publication date : 15-10-2018

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EUROCITIES and the sustainable development goals

EUROCITIES and our member cities fully support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a means to achieving a better and more sustainable future for all.

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publication date : 15-10-2018

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Smart with a Heart: Bringing Together the Smart City Community in Stavanger

From 25-27 September 2018, the fourth Nordic Edge Expo & Conference took place in Stavanger, Norway. The Nordic Edge is an annual event showcasing the latest innovative solutions from the Smart City community and thus the ideal meeting place for the project partners of the Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities programme. 4500 visitors from all across Europe and even beyond attended this three-day event to present outcomes, exchange knowledge and meet with project partners. Apart from...

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publication date : 15-10-2018

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The status of SUMPs in EU Member States

The “Status of SUMPs in EU Member States” report aims to support the advancement of national SUMP programmes by highlighting the main findings of a joint CIVITAS SUMPs-Up and PROSPERITY study. It summarises the status of SUMP and national SUMP programmes in all 28 EU Member States and elaborates recommendations for countries interested in developing their national programmes.

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publication date : 15-10-2018

Policy Statement on the new Asylum and Migration Fund Regulation proposal

Reception and early integration measures will be key priorities in the future. Clearly, the proper integration of migrants and refugees must be supported by more funding, yet public budgets are restricted and EU funds are not easily accessible for city authorities.

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publication date : 14-10-2018

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Getting ready for your next application: EUROCITIES Training on EU funding

During the European Week of Regions and Cities EUROCITIES organised a training on EU funding at the Greater Birmingham and West Midlands Brussels Office.

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publication date : 12-10-2018

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EUROCITIES members win majority of Urban Innovative Actions projects

The Urban Innovative Actions offer cities a chance use European money to test out new ways of tackling local challenges by changing the way policies are designed and implemented at the local and European level.

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publication date : 11-10-2018

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Statement on CO2 emission performance standards for new heavy-duty vehicles

The EUROCITIES Statement on CO2 emission performance standards for new heavy-duty vehicles is now out.

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publication date : 10-10-2018

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Meet our young ambassadors #3

The special young ambassadors programme that will run throughout EUROCITIES 2018 Edinburgh aims to give young people an insight into how we work and the challenges we're addressing and an opportunity to get involved in our discussions. Here we get to know Nanouk Lemmerling from Ghent, Rok Milavec from Ljubljana and Sonia Singh from Vantaa and find out what they would do if they were mayor of their city for a day and whose future vision for Europe involves flying cars, high educational...

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publication date : 09-10-2018