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  •  knowledge society

Briefing notes on Horizon Europe and Digital Europe programmes

Please, find attached briefing notes on two EU funding programmes for the next programming period 2021-2027: Horizon Europe and Digital Europe.

publication

publication date : 06-07-2018

  •  environment
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES statement on the ambient air quality directives fitness check

Poor air quality leads to more than 400,000 premature deaths per year in Europe - the urgency to act for clearer air is clear. Cities and urban areas, where 75% of EU’s population live, are where the effects of poor air are felt the most.

publication

publication date : 04-07-2018

  •  environment

publication

publication date : 30-05-2018

  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Statement on the Clean Mobility Package

Clean mobility is a priority for European cities. The impact of transport on urban air quality and the climate has direct consequences on the health of citizens and strength of our cities. The Clean Mobility Package aims to stimulate the market uptake of low- and zero-emission vehicles and strengthen the deployment ambition of alternative fuels infrastructure. Ambition and a recognition of the local dimension are a necessary starting point to harness the potential of cities and support...

publication

publication date : 03-05-2018

  •  culture

State of the public art in European cities - A EUROCITIES study

Based on responses from 25 cities to a survey, this EUROCITIES study presents how European cities deal with public art: How do they understand public art? How do they support public art?

publication

publication date : 19-04-2018

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES Statement on Transport Automation in Urban Areas

Europe’s major cities recognize the potential of automated vehicles to make urban transport safer, cleaner, more efficient and more inclusive, on the condition that their deployment supports the strategic long-term objectives of a city’s sustainable urban mobility plan. Many European cities are already playing an active role in the transition towards transport automation by conducting pilot projects or by exploring how to adapt local regulatory frameworks, and it is therefore important...

publication

publication date : 12-03-2018

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

publication

publication date : 07-03-2018

Publication on the role of cities in promoting social entrepreneurship

EUROCITIES has prepared a publication on the role of cities in promoting social entrepreneurship. This publication is based on the work of the EUROCITIES WG Smart Social Inclusion which has been gathering practices from its members.

publication

publication date : 22-02-2018

  •  mobility

EUROCITIES statement on EU rules on road charging schemes – ‘Eurovignette’

The proposed revision of the Eurovignette Directive 1 can play an important part in delivering a more sustainable transport system across the EU.

publication

publication date : 21-02-2018

  •  mobility

EUROCITIES statement on the interoperability of electronic road toll systems

Many European cities operate or are planning Urban Vehicle Access Restriction (UVAR) schemes, such as low emission zones and congestion charges, to address local mobility or environmental challenges. Effective enforcement against all users is important to ensure public acceptance of schemes.

publication

publication date : 21-02-2018