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Digital Democracy Day 2018 - Crowdsourcing EU Legislation (Brussels, 27 Feb 2018)

Our 2018 Digital Democracy Day will take place in Brussels on February 27 and will focus on crowdsourcing practices.

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publication date : 18-01-2018

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New video showcases GDC signatory cities at Barcelona Smart City Expo 2017

Bordeaux, Barcelona, Ghent, Nantes, Tampere, Valencia... meet the GDC signatory cities that were present at Europe's largest smart city fair!

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publication date : 16-01-2018

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Consultation open on the EU budget after 2020

The Commission launched a series of public consultations on the priorities of the EU that should be reflected in the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) for the period 2021-2028. The consultations are open until 8 March 2018. We will be answering to those consultations which are relevant to local authorities, trough relevant forums and working groups.

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publication date : 15-01-2018

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Registration to the 2018 Covenant of Mayors Ceremony is open!

Since 2008, over 9,200 local authorities have taken action to reach their Covenant of Mayors targets and contribute to the EU climate and energy objectives.

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publication date : 15-01-2018

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2018 EU Green Week: register now your partner event!

Your city is invited to submit partner events proposals in the framework of the 2018 EU Green Week. This year’s edition will take place from 21 to 25 May on the theme of ‘Green cities for a greener future’.

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publication date : 12-01-2018

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publication date : 12-01-2018

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From Sharing to Sharing Economy: The World Economic Forum’s report on collaboration practices in cities

Four EUROCITIES member cities are featured in a new report that examines how cities can leverage the potential of the sharing economy in use of municipal goods, spaces, and civic assets such as the talents and skills of city residents.

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publication date : 11-01-2018

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Put your cybersecurity expertise on the map!

Are you a center of excellence in the field of cybersecurity?

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publication date : 10-01-2018

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Space4Ghent: Satellite data improving life in cities (Ghent, 6 Mar 2018)

How can satellites help cities become more sustainable and efficient? How can satellite-based services enhance our urban experience? What satellite data is freely available and how to access it? This conference will aim at addressing such questions. The event will present experiences of use of Earth Observation data in cities and will generate debate among experts, citizens and local administrations on the opportunities and challenges related to the use of satellite-based services to...

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publication date : 10-01-2018

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Call for participation: join COLLECTOR's Regional Working Group!

COLLECTORS is a new Horizon 2020 project starting in December 2017 and focusing on good practices for the collection and sorting of three waste categories: packaging and paper waste, WEEE, and construction and demolition waste.

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publication date : 05-01-2018