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URBACT’s Good Practices unveiled: 'Inspiring solutions for better cities'

Looking for ideas on how to improve a city’s air quality, support local jobs, or involve citizens in accommodating refugees? Scores of tried-and-tested city solutions have been published online by URBACT, the EU learning and exchange programme for integrated, sustainable urban development.

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publication date : 25-07-2017

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Urban Water Agenda 2030: the deadline to reply to the consultation extended!

ICLEI and EUROCITIES, on behalf of the European Commission, are conducting an online consultation on the development of the Urban Water Agenda 2030.

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publication date : 24-07-2017

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PROSPECT - Peer-powered cities and regions has been launched!

The PROSPECT project had its kick off meeting on 5-6 of July in Brussels. A three year project bringing together 10 partners from across Europe, PROSPECT will develop a peer-to-peer learning programme, which will allow more than 180 local authorities, collaborating with their local energy agencies, to discuss and learn from each other on how to better finance the development of energy and climate project for buildings, mobility and lighting and more!

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publication date : 19-07-2017

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Apply now for the IUC city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development

The new call of the International Urban Cooperation (IUC) city-to-city cooperation programme on sustainable urban development. European cities who wish to exchange with a city facing similar challenges in another global region are encouraged to apply.

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publication date : 18-07-2017

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Shaping the future of research and innovation funding programme 'FP9'

EUROCITIES participated in two events looking at providing recommendations on the future funding programme for research and innovation, provisionally called 'FP9'.

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publication date : 10-07-2017

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Participate in the survey on smart lampposts in cities!

The Action Cluster for Integrated Infrastructures of the EIP-SCC (European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities) is currently collecting responses to their 5 minutes survey on the ‘Humble Lamppost’ initiative.

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publication date : 07-07-2017

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publication date : 05-07-2017

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Circular economy taskforce second meeting in Brussels

On 20 June the EUROCITIES Circular Economy task force meeting took place in Brussels, with 16 cities participating.

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publication date : 05-07-2017

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publication date : 05-07-2017

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URB@EXP launches guidelines and lab kit for urban lab practitioners

The URB@EXP project, which made a very interesting presentation about urban labs during the last EUROCITIES Environment Forum in Antwerp, has recently launced guidelines and a lab kit for urban lab practicioners. The guidelines are designed for team members, managers of urban labs as well for civil servants, while the toolkit can be useful for municipalities or city stakeholders who are interested in setting up a urban lab.

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publication date : 03-07-2017