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Brussels among winners of European sustainable mobility awards

The Brussels Capital Region’s sustainable urban mobility planning includes ambitions to have zero road deaths by 2030, reducing the speed limit to 30kph by 2021 and increasing the number of pedestrianised zones.

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publication date : 19-05-2020

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  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
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The path to paradise begins in hell

This famous line of Dante Alighieri made me think of the current crisis and how we are all moving from a hell-like emergency phase to the recovery of our economies and societies.

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publication date : 19-05-2020

  •  culture
  •  environment

Leave a trace, not a footprint! Addressing environmental impacts of cultural events in cities

A new guide developed by EUROCITIES and Julie’s Bicycle as part of the ROCK EU-funded project.

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publication date : 14-05-2020

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  •  environment
  •  mobility

REGISTER for city dialogue on public health and urban preparedness with the WHO on May 29

The dialogue will engage cities in direct exchange with WHO Europe on public health measures in the context of urban preparedness and local response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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publication date : 12-05-2020

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  •  economy

Nardella: A reinforced cohesion policy needed for coronavirus recovery plans

“In a time of lockdown, regional and local representatives have come to the fore,” commented Commissioner Elisa Ferreira in an online gathering of Cohesion Alliance politicians this Europe Day (9 May).

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publication date : 11-05-2020

  •  mobility

Webinar: Cities approaches to EV charging infrastructure deployment

Join us on Wednesday 27 of May, starting from 11.00 (CEST) for our webinar on ‘Cities approaches to EV charging infrastructure deployment’.

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publication date : 11-05-2020

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Key messages from our city dialogue on mitigating the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 in cities

EUROCITIES brought together 120 strategists from 60 European cities across 23 countries in direct dialogue with OECD to discuss the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 in cities and how to tackle them.

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publication date : 07-05-2020

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publication date : 06-05-2020

  •  mobility

COVID-19 - City Dialogue on mobility measures - Highlights

Given the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on our cities, and specifically its implications for sustainable urban mobility, on 22 April 2020, EUROCITIES organised a city-to-city online dialogue on mobility measures currently adopted in European cities in response to COVID-19.

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publication date : 29-04-2020

  •  environment

14 associations across Europe call upon the European Union to set higher co-financing rates for energy projects under the new LIFE programme.

On 20 April, EUROCITIES, and other 13 EU associations, signed a letter to call upon the European Commission and the LIFE Committee to set an appropriate co-financing rate for the future LIFE “Coordination and Support Actions” (CSA) projects on energy transition.

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publication date : 22-04-2020