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  •  environment

Open public consultation on the Water Framework Directive and the Floods Directive

We invite you to answer the public consultation which is open until 4 March 2019.

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publication date : 05-10-2018

  •  culture

Creative Europe 2021-2027 proposal: our comments

The European Commission has proposed a 27% budget increase for Creative Europe, the programme supporting European cultural and creative sectors. As the European Parliament and Council debate the Commission's proposal for 2021-2027, we're making sure our comments are heard.

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publication date : 04-10-2018

  •  cooperation

Join us at the European Week of Regions and Cities 2018!

EUROCITIES will demonstrate at the European Week of Regions and Cities, 8-11 October in Brussels, how cities create growth and employment, and localise European policy. If you will be there, we hope to see you in the following sessions with EUROCITIES speakers:

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publication date : 04-10-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  mobility

World’s first Global Active Cities announced

EUROCITIES members Hamburg, Liverpool, and Ljubljana have been announced among the names of the world’s first Global Active Cities.

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publication date : 04-10-2018

  •  environment

Amsterdam commits to 55% CO2 emissions reduction by 2030 at the ChangeNOW Summit

Amsterdam hereby renews its commitment under the Covenant of Mayors. By committing to reduce CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, it sets even more ambitious targets than the minimum Covenant requirements (40% emission reductions by 2030).

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publication date : 03-10-2018

  •  environment

New step for the COLLECTORS project with the identification of well-performing waste management systems in Europe

The project is advancing towards its objective of studying in detail 12 waste management systems as “good practice examples”

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publication date : 03-10-2018

Apply to be part of PROSPECT: energy efficiency finance peer learning project

The PROSPECT energy efficiency finance peer learning programme is now open for applications. Designed for both experienced practitioners and those wishing to learn, this second learning cycle will start in late 2018 — and applications close on 19 October.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

  •  environment

Circular City Portal - workshop on exchanging knowledge and case studies

A workshop aimed at providing input for a Circular City Portal that will act as a one-stop-shop for cities transitioning to a circular economy, is being held on 11 October as an official side-event of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

  •  environment

EUROCITIES partner of the European Green Capital Network pilot project

EUROCITIES, along with ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability), is to run a pilot project for the European Green Capital Network. As well as supporting the EU Commission in coordinating the work of the network of winners and finalists, we will also be involved in developing tools to share these cities' expertise with a wider audience.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

Making social rights a reality: the commitment of cities to deliver on European Pillar for Social Rights

Despite the European Union’s economic growth, EU is facing raising social challenges. Beside the income inequalities, new forms of inequalities are emerging as a result of technological change and ageing society. The European Pillar for Social Rights (EPSR), which was the result of the call for action made by the European Parliament, aims at better fulfilling and implementing the social rights of Europeans. EUROCITIES is launching the online campaign ‘Inclusive cities for all: Social...

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publication date : 02-10-2018