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Philipp Rode on sustainable cities at EUROCITIES 2015

Philipp Rode, executive director of LSE Cities, delivered the keynote speech at EUROCITIES 2015 Copenhagen/Malmo on 5 November.

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publication date: 05-11-2015

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Press release: Edinburgh, Gothenburg and Milan recognised for projects on sustainable growth & quality of life

The cities of Edinburgh, Gothenburg and Milan were revealed last night as the winners of the 2015 EUROCITIES awards at a ceremony in Malmo. The cities were selected by an independent jury for their projects on sustainable growth and quality of life.

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publication date: 05-11-2015

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EUROCITIES 2015 Copenhagen/Malmo starts tomorrow

The EUROCITIES annual conference on ‘Living cities – sustainable growth and quality of life’ takes place on 4-6 November in Copenhagen and Malmo.

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publication date: 03-11-2015

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Revealed: winners of the EUROCITIES awards 2015!

The cities of Edinburgh, Gothenburg and Milan were revealed last night as the winners of the EUROCITIES awards at a ceremony in Malmo.

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publication date: 03-11-2015

Cities welcome refugees - Helsinki

The Finnish capital city Helsinki, chair of our working group on migration and integration, has long been a city of asylum, having welcomed thousands of Somali refugees since the early 90s.

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publication date: 02-11-2015

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POLITICO: What works Brussels

From countering security threats to economic development, cities are sharing lessons. Where do the best ideas come from and how are they best shared?

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start date: 10-11-2015
end date: 10-11-2015

Cities welcome refugees - Dresden

We continue our series of articles looking at how cities are responding to the current refugee crisis with Dresden, which has welcomed 5,500 asylum seekers so far this year.

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publication date: 29-10-2015

EUROCITIES Statement on Roma inclusion in cities

Roma inclusion is a shared concern across Europe, especially in cities. In this statement, developed by our task force on Roma inclusion, we acknowledge the key role played by city authorities in offering a decent life to all by providing non-discriminatory access to services and call on European institutions, member states and candidate countries to support the effective implementation of the EU Framework of Roma inclusion. A German version of the statement is also available.

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publication date: 29-10-2015

Refugee resettlement and integration in Europe: experiences and lessons learned

The event was the occasion to launch the joint statement 'Protecting and welcoming refugees in Europe'

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publication date: 29-10-2015

How cities are promoting inclusive labour markets

Over 160 participants from 40 cities, including seven politicians, attended our social affairs forum on inclusive labour markets in Brussels on 20-21 October.

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publication date: 22-10-2015