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Access City Award 2021 information webinar

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  • mobility
start date
09-07-2020
end date
09-07-2020

Are you interested in applying to the Access City Award 2021, the EU Prize for cities accessible to persons with disabilities and elderly people?

The EUROCITES information webinar with the European Commission on the Access City Award brought together 30 participants from 20 cities to

• Learn about the ACA process and key criteria for a successful application
• Discuss key issues of this year’s edition including the special mention
• Learn from the ACA 2019 winning city - Breda

Background:

European cities over 50 000 inhabitants have the opportunity to present their designed actions and strategies to become barrier-free and better places for everyone to live and work. This special edition of the Access City Award will take into account the current situation and introduces a special mention “Accessibility of public services in times of pandemic” will be created to reward cities’ efforts. Since the 10th anniversary of the Award (ACA2020), the European Commission awards a financial incentive of EUR 350.000. This amount shall be shared among the three winning cities. The deadline for applications is September 9, 2020.


The recording of the webinar is available here

The presentations are available below (after website log-in)


If you have further questions, please get in touch with masha.sminrova@eurocities.eu
 

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    ACA_Bredadownload/preview this file