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Eurostat regional book 2018 is out! Check out the main findings

Every year Eurostat publishes its regional book, providing valuable data and statistics on a wide range of fields, from demography to digital transition, passing through health, business and living conditions.

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publication date : 21-09-2018

Register NOW for the WG Smart Social Inclusion meeting - 24 October, Stuttgart

We are pleased to invite you to join our next meeting of the Working Group Smart Social Inclusion on 24 October in Stuttgart. The meeting will be preceded by the Social Affairs Forum that will include workshops and site visits relevant on smart social inclusion.

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publication date : 21-09-2018

  •  environment

EUROCITIES met the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to housing

On 12 September, EUROCITIES Secretary General, Anna Lisa Boni and Policy Director Silvia Ganzerla have met the UN Special Rapporteur on right to housing, Leilani Farha, to discuss about the role of cities in fighting homelessness and ensuring adequate and affordable housing for all citizens.

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publication date : 18-09-2018

How is education doing in Europe?

The 2018 OECD report on education is out. Despite high education level when compared to other parts of the world, Europe still has many challenges to face. And cities can make the difference.

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publication date : 14-09-2018

WG Urban Ageing meeting in Frankfurt, 25-26 October

EUROCITIES Working Group Urban Ageing will meet in Frankfurt, on 25-26 October. The members of the WG will discuss about the social inclusion of older people through cultural activities as well as the development of age-friendly strategies at local level.

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publication date : 14-09-2018

Cities4People: migrating ideas, inspiring integration

With the issue of immigration at the top of the political agenda in Europe, city representatives will meet in Milan during the 8th Integrating Cities Conference, to discuss the impact this issue has on our cities and to examine the solutions.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

New EUROCITIES project 'VALUES' on migrant integration to start

The European Commission DG Home has approved VALUES - Volunteering Activities to Leverage Urban and European Social integration of migrants, a new project on integration led by EUROCITIES.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

The Skilllab startup calls for partner cities to test innovative app for labour market integration

In preparation for the official launch of their skill assessment application in early 2019, the startup Skilllab is looking to partner with cities interested in adopting new, innovative approaches to labour market integration of migrants and refugees.

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publication date : 13-09-2018

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publication date : 06-09-2018

  •  environment

European Solidarity Corps: a new unmissable opportunity for cities!

The European Commission has launched a brand new initiative allowing cities and municipalities to involve young European citizens to build a more inclusive and sustainable society. Cities can present project proposals on a wide range of policy areas and receive funding for their implementation.

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publication date : 03-09-2018