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EU Research and Innovation for Cities of the Future

An event jointly organized by the URBAN Intergroup of the European Parliament with the European Commission, Directorate General for Research and Innovation, on cities. Cities have moved to the centre of the European and Global Sustainability and Climate Agenda. This joint event will show how EU-funded Research and Innovation actions are driving Sustainable Urban Development to address major urban challenges.

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publication date : 04-03-2019

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Make European democracy live through creative and cultural actions: apply now to action grant!

This call from the European Cultural Foundation is for creative, cultural actions prior, during and after the European Parliamentary elections that can breathe life into Europe, and democracy at large.

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publication date : 07-02-2019

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50 cities sign Declaration on citizens engagement

50 cities have now adopted the EUROCITIES Declaration on citizens' engagement, demonstrating their commitment to create a Europe where people come first and citizens have a role in new forms of participatory democracy.

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publication date : 31-01-2019

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URBACT III call for Action Planning open!

URBACT released its final URBACT III call for Action Planning networks on January 7th. The focus is on collaborative networks of cities to co-design integrated action plans on urban poverty, mobility, digital transitions etc.

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publication date : 11-01-2019

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publication date : 20-12-2018

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publication date : 20-12-2018

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New set of actions on cultural heritage: prominent role for cities

To ensure that the efforts initiated during the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 have a lasting impact, the European Commission recently adopted a European Framework for Action on Cultural Heritage which acknowledges the significant role cities can play.

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publication date : 11-12-2018

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EUROCITIES event at COP24: How cultural heritage can contribute to sustainability

A side event we're organising with partners at COP24 in Katowice on 6 December will explore how cities can work together to boost sustainable and inclusive business innovation in cultural heritage to raise ambitions in tackling climate change.

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publication date : 05-12-2018

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Meet our young ambassadors #13

Meet three more of the young ambassadors from across Europe who will be attending EUROCITIES 2018 Edinburgh, listening, learning and having their say. Here Pedro Roque Domingues from Lisbon, Colyn Heinze from Stuttgart and Marialena Bamiedaki from Heraklion introduce themselves and reveal what they care about, from affordable housing to education for all and a greener, more inclusive Europe.

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publication date : 26-11-2018

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Meet our young ambassadors 12

A special young ambassadors programme will be running throughout EUROCITIES 2018 Edinburgh, giving young people an active voice in discussions and the chance to share their perspectives. Here we get to know Karl Mattias Sepp from Tallinn, Artyom Lipin from Riga and Emma Procee from Groningen, finding out what they want to learn from the experience, how they want to see democracy in Europe strengthened and what they love best about their cities.

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publication date : 23-11-2018