select a topic

news

WG Employment meeting and mutual learning, Madrid, 27-28 September

EUROCITIES Working Group Employment will meet in Madrid, on 27-28 September to discuss cities' initiatives on ‘fighting long-term unemployment (LTU) of people aged 45+ and developing 21st century skills’. The event will include a WG meeting, a high-level panel debate and a mutual learning experience.

news

publication date : 20-07-2018

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

2018 Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation and showcase their innovative practices

The Guangzhou Award, established by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), World Association of the Major Metropolises (METROPOLIS) and City of Guangzhou, is open to all the cities and local authorities

news

publication date : 19-07-2018

Call for external evaluator on impacts - Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) programme

We are looking for an external evaluator to assess the impact of the EUROCITIES mutual learning activities under the Employment and Social Inclusion (EaSI) operating grant 2018.

news

publication date : 18-07-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

news

publication date : 18-07-2018

  •  economy
  •  environment

A Guide to the Statistical Treatment of Energy Performance Contracts

In May 2018 the Eurostat and the European Investment Bank (EIB) published ‘A Guide to the Statistical Treatment of Energy Performance Contracts’.

news

publication date : 17-07-2018

  •  environment

Informal Climate Strategy roundtable in Brussels, Thursday 20 September 2018

With the EU currently developing its 2050 climate strategy in line with the Paris Agreement, and many national and local governments adopting similarly ambitious plans, we thought it would be a good opportunity to meet and discuss the strategic and cross-cutting elements of climate change in cities.

news

publication date : 17-07-2018

  •  mobility

Take part in the first Europe-wide Social Biking Challenge

The European Commission is launching its Social Biking Challenge this year from 16 September - start of EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK.

news

publication date : 16-07-2018

  •  environment

Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive: consultation open

Public and private organisations and citizens are urged to respond by 19 October to the online public consultation that's just been launched by the EU Commission on the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (UWWTD).

news

publication date : 16-07-2018

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

New Austrian presidency of the European Union announces policy priorities

The Austrian presidency of the council of the European Union, which started on 1 July 2018, has identified three main fields of action to help tackle the legitimacy crisis that the European Union is facing among citizens.

news

publication date : 13-07-2018

  •  mobility

New developments and services in urban public transport: EUROCITIES member showcased at the Cities for mobility Summit

The 9th edition of the International Cities for Mobility Summit was organised and hosted by our member city, Stuttgart, on 18-19 June 2018. This year’s event focused on mobility trends and their influence on creating liveable urban in cities, with a special emphasis on innovations impacting positively citizens and making use of public space to prioritise sustainable modes of transport.

news

publication date : 10-07-2018