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Gijon pledges to the European Pillar of Social Rights

Gijon is the latest city joining the EUROCITIES campaign 'Inclusive Cities for All: Social Rights in My City'. Gijon's Mayor, Ana Gonzalez Rodriguez, signed a strong pledge to gender equality, which is principle 2 of the European Pillar of Social Rights.

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publication date : 08-04-2020

Take part in the consultation on the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

The European Commission is consulting local authorities on how they are using the EU Charter on the ground. The results of the consultation will feed into a new Commission Strategy on the effective application of the EU Charter, to be published in autumn 2020.

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publication date : 03-04-2020

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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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Love in the time of cho…rona

I am sure you recognise my adapted title of the famous novel by Gabriel García Márquez. It reflects for me what COVID19 has unfortunately turned our daily reality into, right across the world.

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publication date : 19-03-2020

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publication date : 17-03-2020

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Call for Expression of Interest: 'The citizen card -providing access to digital services to create digital inclusion' Powered by EUROCITIES

Do you want to take your city to the next level of digital transformation? Are you looking for ways to improve the access to digital services for citizens in your city in a participatory and inclusive way? Join our pilot on the citizen card.

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publication date : 16-03-2020

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publication date : 16-03-2020