news for social affairs

Cities learn how to support new groups at risk of homelessness in Poznan

How can cities support new groups at risk of homelessness?

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publication date : 10-12-2019

Guidelines for the integration of young migrants and refugees

In the past few years, many European countries have experienced a surge in arrivals of young migrants and asylum seekers, which has pushed their systems of care and support to the limit. Young newcomers are a particularly vulnerable group, due to their limited autonomy as well as their emotional and psychological vulnerability and often compounded by traumatic experiences in the case of young refugees. Many arrive in Europe unaccompanied, due to family loss or separation.

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publication date : 09-12-2019

  •  mobility

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publication date : 06-12-2019

Working group migration & integration: Amsterdam meeting highlights

Counter narratives on migration was the topic of the meeting of the EUROCITIES working group migration & integration held in Amsterdam on 13-14 November. Read on for a summary of the event's discussions about different approaches and narratives in the context of migration, best practices and funding mechanisms for action at local level.

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publication date : 05-12-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Cities demand action from EU Commission

Network EUROCITIES launches ‘100 days’ campaign.

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publication date : 29-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Cities at a crossroads: outcomes from EUROCITIES Annual Conference 2019

“It’s incredible to witness how all cities across Europe are transforming, every day”, remarked Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES secretary general, in her opening remarks to 400 urban experts gathered in Prague for the EUROCITIES Annual Conference 2019.

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publication date : 22-11-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Awards 2019 presented for excellence

The winners of the EUROCITIES Awards 2019 have been announced at a ceremony in Prague.

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publication date : 22-11-2019

  •  culture
  •  mobility

Warsaw hosted the EUROCITIES Barrier-free City for All WG meeting

The Eurocities working group "Barrier-free City for All" met from 30.09.2019 until 02.10.2019 in Warsaw.

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publication date : 20-11-2019

  •  economy

Social economy to combat long-term unemployment – Highlights from the policy transfer in Lille Metropole

“Fighting unemployment is inseparable from the ideal society we want to build. This is the ambition which leads Marc Godefroy, Counsellor and Lille Metropole’s team in their actions to fight long-term unemployment.

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publication date : 19-11-2019

  •  culture

Call for civil society organisations interested in a campaign on early childhood development

Eurochild and International Step by Step Association are launching a call for interest to identify civil society organisations interest to join a campaign on early childhood development policies and services.

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publication date : 15-11-2019