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What role do cities play in social inclusion and welfare policies? - Policy brief for EUROCITIES

In 2017, EUROCITIES contracted an external expert to research the changing role of cities in designing and delivering social inclusion and welfare policies.

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publication date : 22-12-2017

  •  economy

Social Rights for All: Cities are committed to deliver on the European Pillar of Social Rights

EUROCITIES adopted a statement to show the commitment of cities to deliver on the principles and rights enshrined in the European Pillar of Social Rights and to promote social rights for all citizens.

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publication date : 19-10-2017

  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES standards & interoperability management guide

Smart cities are based on a holistic approach to urban planning. Yet, the main standardisation bodies at national, European and international level have been created and controlled by industrialists and governments working in a more siloed way. By being involved from the beginning of the standardisation process, city authorities will be able to push for the creation of open standards, without hindering innovation, for a more fair and multi-vendor market which will drastically reduce both...

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publication date : 10-10-2017

EUROCITIES statement on the European Pillar of Social Rights

This statement from EUROCITIES emphasises the contribution that cities can bring to the European Pillar of Social Rights. It also highlights that EUROCITIES is willing to engage with the European Commission on the development and implementation of the pillar by sharing cities’ expertise, knowledge and capacity to bring real policy change at the local level.

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publication date : 09-02-2017

City responses on preventing radicalisation and violent extremism: social inclusion as a tool?

Our report is based on response from 28 cities around Europe and looks at approaches and strategies for addressing radicalisation and violent extremism.

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publication date : 26-10-2016

  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES statement: Smarter cities: city-led, citizen-focused

In our new statement on smart cities, we share our vision for smarter cities that are led by city needs and that effectively engage citizens.

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publication date : 14-06-2016

  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

Infographic: EUROCITIES - networking ever smarter cities across Europe

With a track record of working on smarter cities and empowering smart citizens since 2010, EUROCITIES truly connects all aspects of smart cities. Connecting over 130 of Europe's cities, and across all areas of urban policy, we enable cities to connect, share, learn, influence and act together. Working at strategic level, with our mayors and leaders, we connect city realities and priorities to developments, opportunities and policy at EU level. Working at technical level, with over 2,000...

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publication date : 13-05-2016