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EUROCITIES workshop on Clean Mobility Package

On 12 December 2017, EUROCITIES organised a workshop on the Clean Mobility Package, published on 8 November 2017 by the European Commission. The event enabled EUROCITIES members to go into the details of the various proposals included in this 2nd Mobility Package, following the publication of the 1st Package on 31 May 2017.

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publication date : 19-12-2017

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ESPRESSO strengthens collaboration on the European standardisation for smart cities

The H2020-funded project is opening its results to a wider community of smart city stakeholders.

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publication date : 18-12-2017

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Meet the world’s most inspiring CityChangers

From 28 February - 2 March Vienna is going to host the 2018 edition of the Urban Future Global Conference. And it will be bigger and better than ever. 3,000 CityChangers from hundreds of cities in 50+ countries will transform the city into the place to be for urban decision makers, doers and innovators.

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publication date : 18-12-2017

  •  environment

New EU waste rules agreement meets many of EUROCITIES' lobby efforts

On 18 December, the Estonian Presidency and the European Parliament reached a provisional agreement on new EU waste rules, following months of discussions during which EUROCITIES pushed for key amendments.

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publication date : 18-12-2017

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21st European Forum on Eco-innovation - 5-6 February 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria

The 21st European Forum on Eco-innovation will take place in Sofia, Bulgaria, on 5-6 February 2018, on the theme of air quality.

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publication date : 14-12-2017

Cities open the door for reading to children

Gothenburg, Turku, Milan, Brussels and Bristol partner up in an EU project to exchange knowledge on how to promote reading to children. The EU project is called "Open the door for reading". It is funded through the Erasmus+ programme and is coordinated by Gothenburg. Over the next two years, the project will include workshops, seminars and visits in all five cities.

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publication date : 14-12-2017

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EAFIP presents 12 showcase videos on innovation procurement

To promote the benefits and best practices of innovation procurement, the European Commission, EAFIP (European Assistance for Innovation Procurement) initiative, has presented 12 showcase videos where public procurers and suppliers explain how they have successfully developed and implemented innovation procurement.

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publication date : 14-12-2017

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Apply for the first European Startup Prize for Mobility

Co-founded by the MEP Karima Delli and officially endorsed by the European Parliament and the European Commission, the first edition of the European Startup Prize for Mobility is open for application until 8 January!

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publication date : 13-12-2017

  •  cooperation

Cities are partners towards a more positive future for Europe

With the EU at a cross roads, we need to seize the opportunity to change the way things are done in Europe.

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publication date : 13-12-2017

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Metropolises on the move – challenges and strategies for a lasting shift to cycling

The Hanse Region Office in Brussels hosted a conference on the future role of cycling in urban mobility on 5th December 2017.

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publication date : 13-12-2017