news for economic development

Cities in action: Glasgow adopts cooperative model

Glasgow Council is changing the way it works internally and with external organisations to make a greater difference to city life.

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publication date : 28-04-2017

EUROCITIES statement on sharing economy

Following on from our Annual Conference in Milan 2016, we published our statement on the sharing economy in March.

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publication date : 27-04-2017

URBAN-EU-CHINA project goes live

Two recent events - one in Putian on 19 March and the other in Brussels on 28-29 March - marked the official launch of the new Horizon 2020 URBAN-EU-CHINA project.

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publication date : 27-04-2017

  •  knowledge society

Building a European data economy

Back in January, the European Commission presented its data economy strategy.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

  •  economy

EP intergroup grants EUROCITIES partner status

EUROCITIES has been granted partner status by the European Parliament’s long-term investment and reindustrialisation intergroup, which focuses on the financing of long-term sustainable investment in the real economy within the EU.

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publication date : 16-03-2017

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

How can cities and regions turn barriers in long-term investments into future opportunities?

On 8 March 2017 the Urban Intergroup and the Long-Term Investment and Reindustrialisation Intergroup hosted a joint workshop led by POLIS and co-organised by CEMR and EUROCITIES at the European Parliament in Brussels entitled “Long-term investments: Barriers and opportunities for regional and local authorities”.

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publication date : 10-03-2017

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  mobility

New business models in the sharing economy

At EUROCITIES 2016 Milan, participants had the chance to debate ways to support new business models in the sharing economy during a political roundtable session.

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publication date : 08-12-2016

  •  economy

Lessons from our economic development forum

Our latest economic development forum explored long-term migrant integration through local economic activities.

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publication date : 05-12-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Anna Lisa Boni: sharing about sharing in Milan

Anna Lisa Boni reflects on a successful conference in Milan on 16-18 November, where EUROCITIES members met to exchange on the impact of the sharing economy in cities.

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publication date : 25-11-2016

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Reflecting on EUROCITIES 2016 Milan

EUROCITIES 2016 Milan on 16-18 November was an opportunity for in-depth discussions on the sharing economy, a debate on ‘rethinking Europe’, and celebrations for our 30th birthday.

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publication date : 25-11-2016