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  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

Cultural heritage, social and economic returns

Cultural heritage in cities, while valuable in itself, is also something that can yield major social and economic dividends. In this webinar, we will hear from three expert practitioners from Europe, Turkey and China on how cities can leverage tangible and intangible heritage for more cohesive societies and increased attractiveness for business and tourism.

event

start date: 06-02-2020
end date: 06-02-2020

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

Green financing, unlocking the local energy transition

The local energy transition requires investments in buildings, transport and public infrastructure. Often, investment capital is available in public and private funds, but bridging the gap to concrete project implementation remains a big challenge. Having a toolbox of smart financing instruments and programmes is like a key to the local energy transition – it unlocks possibilities.

event

start date: 05-03-2020
end date: 05-03-2020

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society

EU-China cooperation for inclusive and sustainable development

The creation of socially integrative and inclusive cities should become a cornerstone of EU-China cooperation on sustainability. sustainable urban development and the elaboration of comprehensive strategies for socially integrative and inclusive cities should be placed as a permanent topic on the agenda of EU-China policy dialogues.

news

publication date: 15-01-2020

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Next generation CityChangers wanted!

The Urban Future Global Conference, which gathers City Changers from across the world, is fast approaching!

news

publication date: 15-12-2019

  •  economy
  •  knowledge society

Cities and EU agree joint investment plan for digital upscaling

European cities have struck a deal to adopt and implement common existing digital solutions on a large scale in the EU.

publication

publication date: 10-12-2019

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Cities leading the way on climate action

Cities are climate leaders. 64% of EUROCITIES members have already committed to reach carbon neutrality by 2050. Among them, 12 cities have even committed to reach neutrality before 2040. And climate mitigation is only one side of the coin; 87.5% of our cities have adopted climate adaptation strategies to adapt to the impact of climate change and to protect their citizens.

publication

publication date: 10-12-2019

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

event

start date: 30-01-2020
end date: 31-01-2020

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

publication

publication date: 03-12-2019

  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Business reporter: Top principles for smarter cities

"The effects of digital transformation are already all around us in our everyday lives, and cities are embracing the benefits," says Anna Lisa Boni, secretary general, EUROCITIES.

publication

publication date: 27-11-2019

  •  knowledge society

Cities Today: Ten cities release new guidance on data

EUROCITIES has launched a new publication offering cities guidance on data to help ensure citizens remain in control of their data while at the same time allowing cities to use data-generated knowledge to improve liveability.

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publication date: 27-11-2019