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publication date : 10-11-2020

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publication date : 05-11-2020

Learn about Housing First in Lyon during our online policy transfer on 24-25 November

Housing first is a promising model for combatting homelessness at local level. Since 2018, Lyon metropole developed in cooperation with the state a 5-year strategy for implementing housing first at local level and reducing homelessness. Within this framework, the city focusses in particular on increasing the availability of housing (including through the private housing market), combining housing with new forms of support and ensuring change in the culture and practices of the different...

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publication date : 04-11-2020

Brno pledges to support children, people with disabilities and the elderly

On 15 September 2020, Brno signed a pledge to improve childcare, the inclusion of people with disabilities and long-term care, reaffirming its strong commitment to principles 11, 17 and 18 of the European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR). These commitments are part of the ‘Strategy Brno 2050’, which seeks to provide quality, accessible public services to those in need of social assistance.

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publication date : 17-09-2020

Leipzig signs pledge to healthcare

Leipzig signed a strong pledge to healthcare in September 2020 with a focus on mental health and well-being. This is the second pledge from Leipzig, reaffirming the city's commitment to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights, after the first pledge in 2019 on housing and assistance for the homeless.

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publication date : 08-09-2020

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Ljubljana signs pledge to gender equality, work-life balance and equal opportunities

Ljubljana signed a strong pledge to gender equality, work-life balance and equal opportunities. This is the third pledge from Ljubljana reaffirming the city's commitment to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights, after the first two pledges in 2018 and 2019 to improve access to healthcare, housing and inclusion of people with disabilities.

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publication date : 08-09-2020

Istanbul signs strong pledge on childcare and support to children

Istanbul is the latest city to join our Eurocities campaign by signing a pledge to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights.

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publication date : 07-09-2020

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publication date : 27-08-2020