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New Austrian presidency of the European Union announces policy priorities

The Austrian presidency of the council of the European Union, which started on 1 July 2018, has identified three main fields of action to help tackle the legitimacy crisis that the European Union is facing among citizens.

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publication date: 13-07-2018

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A Europe closer to citizens? The Urban and territorial dimension of cohesion policy post-2020

The European Parliament’s urban intergroup, together with CEMR and EUROCITIES invites you to the event ‘A Europe closer to citizens? The urban and territorial dimension of cohesion policy post-2020’ on 4 September 2018, 10.30-12.30 at the European Parliament.

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start date: 04-09-2018
end date: 04-09-2018

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start date: 09-10-2018
end date: 09-10-2018

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WG Creative Citizenship - Nantes 1/3 October 2018

The next meeting of the EUROCITIES working group Creative Citizenship will take place in Nantes on 1-3 October 2018

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start date: 01-10-2018
end date: 03-10-2018

Timisoara welcomes critical friendly review from peer cities on their Roma inclusion action plan

From 12 to 14 June, a delegation of cities from EUROCITIES visited Timisoara to offer peer support to further improve the host city’s action plan for Roma inclusion.

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publication date: 10-07-2018

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Panorama Magazine: A stronger partnership for Europe and its citizens

Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, shares some thoughts on the future of cohesion policy.

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publication date: 09-07-2018

Progressive Post: Urban solutions for European challenges

"The setting of the next EU budget provides an opportunity to make sure that cities’ actions in the field of migration are matched with adequate funding." Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES, writes for The Progressive Post.

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publication date: 09-07-2018

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2018 URBACT City Festival: new cities welcomed!

Europe’s cities are invited to come to Lisbon on 13-14 September 2018 for the 2018 edition of the URBACT City Festival. Registrations extended for new cities until 15 July.

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publication date: 06-07-2018

City Metric: “While member states talk, cities act”: the mayor of Ghent on Europe’s migration crisis

In an open letter ahead of the European Council summit Daniël Termont, president of EUROCITIES and mayor of Ghent, sets out some of actions already undertaken by cities, and the commitments now needed from EU heads of state.

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publication date: 28-06-2018

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Ghent named EU fair and ethical trade capital

The city of Ghent has won the first-ever fair and ethical trade award which celebrates cities' achievements and impact in the areas of social and environmental sustainability in international trade.

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publication date: 28-06-2018