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City reps meet Commission inter-cabinet group on urban issues

Mary-Ann Schreurs, Eindhoven’s deputy mayor for innovation and chair of our knowledge society forum, headed up a small delegation of cities at a meeting with the European Commission’s inter-cabinet group on urban issues.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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CITYkeys project reaches successful conclusion

The CITYkeys project came to an end in January. This two-year project successfully developed a performance measurement framework for the common and transparent monitoring and comparability of smart city solutions across European cities.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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Culture for Cities and Regions coaching visits to Bratislava and Kaunas

Under the Culture for Cities and Regions project, EUROCITIES and our partners organise coaching visits to ten cities and regions.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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Ian Ward: "Cities need a long-term Culture for Cities and Regions programme"

On 31 January, Ian Ward, deputy leader of Birmingham city council and chair of our culture forum, addressed an event on ‘Capitals of culture - A driver for cultural, social and economic changes for cities’ hosted by the European Parliament.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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New urban governance models to tackle traffic congestion

On 25 January, the CREATE project organised a reception dedicated to the theme of ’Strong urban governance for liveable cities‘.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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Report: Madrid Neighbourhood Employment Plans

We are glad to disseminate the report on the Madrid Neighbourhood Employment Plans initiative, which was the focus of a study visit in Madrid on long-term unemployment.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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Six EUROCITIES members finalists of EU sustainable mobility awards

Lisbon, Malmo, Skopje are the finalists of the EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK Award 2016, while Brussels, Budapest and Stockholm have been nominated for the 5th SUMP Award on urban freight.

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publication date : 21-02-2017

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EUROCITIES sets up task force on circular economy

Now that the circular economy is moving up the political agenda of the EU and in cities, EUROCITIES has decided to set up a circular economy task force.

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publication date : 17-02-2017

Anna Lisa Boni: Time for a renewed Europe

As EUROCITIES is preparing to host a 'Mayors summit on the future of Europe' on 7 March in Brussels, our secretary general reiterates the need to find new ways to build bridges between the EU institutions and the people they serve.

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publication date : 16-02-2017

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Openness policy in Gdansk

In our series of short articles, we highlight how EUROCITIES members across Europe are engaging with their citizens.

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publication date : 15-02-2017