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Cities at work: Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Careers Hut

Brighton & Hove Employability Advice and Careers Hut (BEACH) is an online tool to develop young people’s employment chances in the local area.

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publication date: 12-01-2016

EUROCITIES contributes to the EU green jobs debate

We participated in an event on the circular economy held by the Greens/European Free Alliance at the European Parliament on 9 December 2015.

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publication date: 12-01-2016

EUROCITIES call for publication and video production

We are looking for a company to deliver the outputs (publication and video production) of the EUROCITIES annual work plan for social inclusion, financed under the EU Programme for Employment and Social Investment (EaSI) 2016-2017.

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publication date: 11-01-2016

  •  economy

Cities at work: Gothenburg’s entrepreneurial hub

Gothenburg’s ‘Entrepreneurial West Hisingen’ programme is supporting employability among residents in a challenging city district.

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publication date: 07-01-2016

Conference on integrating most deprived people at the local level

EUROCITIES participated in an event organised by the European Commission on cooperating to integrate the most deprived people at local level.

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publication date: 06-01-2016

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

Open call to young professionals - views on the urban future

To mark the 30th anniversary of EUROCITIES, we are launching an open call to collect material to be published in an edited volume of selected views from young professionals.

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publication date: 06-01-2016

New EU Covenant on Demographic Change

Anne Berit Rafoss from the city of Oslo, chair of our working group on urban ageing, addressed the closing panel of a conference held on 8-9 December on age-friendly environments.

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publication date: 05-01-2016

Anna Lisa Boni focuses on refugees with EU ministers

Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES secretary general, represented us at an informal meeting of EU ministers for urban policy in Luxembourg on 27 November.

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publication date: 17-12-2015

EUROCITIES working group education explores intercultural mediators in Ghent

The EUROCITIES education met in Ghent on 18-21 November to discuss the issue of parental involvement to prevent early school leaving.

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publication date: 16-12-2015

  •  mobility

Milan wins 2016 Access City Award

EUROCITIES member Milan is the winner of this year’s Access City Award, and Toulouse, also a member, received both the third prize and a special mention as a ‘smart city’.

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publication date: 08-12-2015