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European Commission’s SURE instrument enables €100 billion solidarity loans to support jobs and lives

On Thursday 2 April, the European Commission has proposed a new instrument to ‘Support to mitigate Unemployment Risks in an Emergency (SURE)’. This new temporary pan-European instrument worth up to €100 billion of loans dedicated to members states. The proposal needs to be voted in the Council, before becoming an official EU loans instrument.

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publication date : 07-04-2020

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We're dependant on plastics, but now we're drowning in it: how your city can stop the overflow

Every year, 500,000 tonnes of plastic enter our oceans in the EU - Recycling 1 million tonnes of plastics = taking 1 million cars off the road

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publication date : 07-04-2020

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COVID-19: Cities call for European solidarity

Mayors of big cities across Europe call for cross-border solidarity during the corona crisis. In a joint statement of the network EUROCITIES, they urge strong collaboration between all levels of government.

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publication date : 01-04-2020

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publication date : 30-03-2020

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European cities respond to the coronavirus crisis

In the Turkish city of Pendik, police go shopping for the elderly who have to stay at home. London has reserved 300 hotel rooms for homeless people to help them self-isolate, to protect themselves and others against infection. And Barcelona makes advance payments for artists whose shows have been postponed.

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publication date : 24-03-2020

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publication date : 24-03-2020

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Online EUROCITIES Mobility Forum meeting - 19-20 October

The next EUROCITIES Mobility Forum meeting will take place online on 19-20 October 2020.

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publication date : 24-03-2020

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Targeted Consultation on the future of the LIFE Programme

The consultation is open until the 27 of April. The consultation findings will be taken into account during the preparation of the Multiannual Work Programme for LIFE for the period 2021-2024.

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publication date : 19-03-2020

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publication date : 18-03-2020

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publication date : 17-03-2020