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Have your say on the action plan of the Climate Adaption Urban Agenda partnership

The online Public Feedback on the Climate Adaptation Partnership’s Action plan is open until 17 August 2018.

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publication date : 06-07-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

A more citizens focussed, globally competitive future for Europe

EUROCITIES is working with citizens to build a stronger Europe, said Daniël Termont during an intervention at the Committee of the Regions plenary session on Wednesday 4 July.

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publication date : 04-07-2018

  •  mobility

ELENA: supporting the deployment of sustainable and innovative urban mobility

Four of EUROCITIES member’s cities are currently benefitting from ELENA (European Local Energy Assistance) facility.

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publication date : 04-07-2018

  •  environment
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES statement on the ambient air quality directives fitness check

Poor air quality leads to more than 400,000 premature deaths per year in Europe - the urgency to act for clearer air is clear. Cities and urban areas, where 75% of EU’s population live, are where the effects of poor air are felt the most.

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publication date : 04-07-2018

  •  culture

Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor future mobile web app

The Joint Research Centre of the European Commission is developing ‘Cultural gems’, a Mobile Web App that will allow city residents and tourists to share and discover hidden cultural and creative treasures of the 168 cities included in the Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor.

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publication date : 02-07-2018

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  •  knowledge society

European Innovation Scoreboard 2018

On 22 June, the European Commission published the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) 2018, the 2018 edition of the annual document that shows a comparative assessment of innovation performance and research in EU countries, other European countries, and regional neighbours.

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publication date : 02-07-2018

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90 Cities4Europe!

Our ‘Cities4Europe – Europe for citizens’ campaign welcomed its 90th signatory city today!

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publication date : 28-06-2018

  •  environment

Apply now for the new call of the European Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy twinning programme

The call for a new edition of the twinning programme, which connects two cities facing similar climate change challenges, is now open and cities, regions and provinces have until 14 September to apply.

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publication date : 28-06-2018

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  •  economy
  •  environment

Ghent named EU fair and ethical trade capital

The city of Ghent has won the first-ever fair and ethical trade award which celebrates cities' achievements and impact in the areas of social and environmental sustainability in international trade.

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publication date : 28-06-2018

  •  environment

Lisbon wins European Green Capital 2020 Award

Two EUROCITIES members, Lisbon (Portugal) and Ghent (Belgium), along with Lahti (Finland), were finalists at the European Green Capital 2020 Awards at a ceremony hosted by this year’s Green Capital, Nijmegen (Netherlands).

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publication date : 28-06-2018