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  •  environment

EUROCITIES on COP 21: Malmo's Climate Living in Cities Concept

Malmo ran its CLICC project from 2010-2014 to tackle household carbon emissions by refurbishing three housing compounds.

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publication date: 02-12-2015

  •  environment

EUROCITIES on COP 21: Energy efficiency through participation

Malaga involved residents in the energy efficiency refurbishment of Los Limoneros, a housing complex in one of its most deprived neighbourhoods.

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publication date: 30-11-2015

Supporting Roma inclusion in cities

Our statement on Roma inclusion emphasises the key role city authorities play in offering a decent life to all, by providing non-discriminatory access to services such as education, health, training, employment and housing.

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publication date: 24-11-2015

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

EUROCITIES partners Metropolis Policy Transfer Platform

We have become a partner of Metropolis, the world association of major metropolises.

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publication date: 23-11-2015

  •  economy

Cities addressing youth unemployment

High youth unemployment is a problem in cities across the EU, even in regions and countries where overall unemployment is relatively low.

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publication date: 20-11-2015

Lessons from the social affairs forum in Brussels - 'inclusive labour markets'

We look at some of the lessons from our social affairs forum in Brussels on 20-21 October, which focused on inclusive labour markets.

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publication date: 18-11-2015

  •  economy

Cities discuss innovation and social clauses in public procurement

Last week we hosted the first in a series of events that will help member cities make the best of public procurement. The two day seminar took place in Brussels from 12-13 November and focused on innovation, pre-commercial procurement and social clauses.

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publication date: 17-11-2015

  •  cooperation

New urban governance: SEISMIC Policy Watch n°2

The objective of this document is to show what is being discussed and what is being done in cities to find creative solutions to societal issues (social innovation) and to upgrade local governance systems.

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publication date: 17-11-2015

EUROCITIES Youth Employment Statement - Summary

EUROCITIES Youth Employment Statement - Summary

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publication date: 12-11-2015

  •  cooperation
  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

A reflection on EUROCITIES 2015 Copenhagen/Malmo

EUROCITIES 2015 Copenhagen/Malmo, our annual conference, took place on 4-6 November.

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publication date: 10-11-2015