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Solidarity Cities stand #WithRefugees on World Refugee Day 2018

To mark World Refugee Day (20 June), mayors from more than 50 cities around the world are calling on all local authorities and municipalities to join them in welcoming and including refugees in their communities. The announcement follows the release yesterday (19 June) of new figures by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency that show a continuation of a five-year upward trend in the number of people displaced by conflict or persecution worldwide.

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publication date : 20-06-2018

  •  mobility

How can we boost SUMP take-up across Europe?

On 13 June at the Vienna House in Brussels, representatives from cities, the European Commission and other thematic organisations, discussed how to best support and boost SUMP take-up in cities and regions in the EU.

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publication date : 19-06-2018

  •  environment

Be part of the Mayors delegation to the ChangeNOW International Summit for Change

Local politicians of the Covenant of Mayors Community are invited to join the Mayors’ delegation to the ChangeNOW International Summit for Change taking place in Paris on 28 September 2018.

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publication date : 18-06-2018

Cities initiatives to improve local area aspects of quality of life

Eurofound has produced an exploratory research on measures and ways at the local level to build up quality of life.

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publication date : 18-06-2018

Publication and video production services needed

We are looking for companies to deliver the outputs (publications and video production) of the EUROCITIES annual work plan for employment and social inclusion, financed under the EU Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2018-2021.

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publication date : 18-06-2018

  •  knowledge society

KSF Policy update: review of the Public Sector Information directive

Public sector information is a large source of information in the EU and a critical asset for the development of new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence.

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publication date : 15-06-2018

  •  mobility

Apply now for the CIVITAS Awards 2018

Europe's top sustainable urban mobility awards are open for applications. Towns and cities have until 13 July 2018 to submit their entries and be in with a chance of winning a prestigious prize for their clean urban transport initiatives.

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publication date : 14-06-2018

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment

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publication date : 14-06-2018

  •  economy
  •  environment

Europe’s ‘City Finance Lab’ launches first call for ideas

The call – which runs until 20th July 2018 – seeks finance innovations that can scale up climate-relevant investment in Europe’s cities

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publication date : 13-06-2018

  •  environment

European Green Capital and European Green Leaf Awards now open

The European Commission has launched its competition for the 2021 European Green Capital and 2020 European Green Leaf Award winning cities.

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publication date : 13-06-2018