document type

documents for social innovation

  •  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.

publication

publication date : 17-11-2015

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment

Green Jobs for Social Inclusion

In our publication 'Green Jobs for Social Inclusion' we present good practice examples from 13 major European cities on how they combine the objective of becoming greener and growing the green economy at local level with social and labour market inclusion of vulnerable groups.

publication

publication date : 02-06-2015
brochure/report, good practices

  •  cooperation

SEISMIC policy watch #1

SEiSMiC (Science Engagement in Society – Mutual learning in Cities) has published the first edition of its Policy Watch reports, highlighting trends in urban social innovation at global, European and project levels. The report summarises the priority areas identified over SEiSMiC's first year by ten newly established country networks. These can be divided into three main categories: new modes of urban governance; the new economy, including the sharing economy; and new ways to manage...

publication

publication date : 13-03-2015
brochure/report

  •  knowledge society

publication

publication date : 04-03-2015
brochure/report

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

EUROCITIES declaration on work

Cities for more and better jobs, and a fairer, more inclusive society

publication

publication date : 26-02-2015
policy publication

  •  cooperation

Urban development in Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, Turkey and the UK

These maps feature in the SEISMIC scoping paper: "EU policies; urban and social innovation dimensions".

publication

publication date : 20-01-2015
brochure/report

publication

publication date : 06-01-2015
brochure/report, good practices

EUROCITIES Social Affairs Forum

General information on the activities of the EUROCITIES Social Affairs Forum

publication

publication date : 07-11-2014
brochure/report

  •  cooperation

SEISMIC guide: EU support for cities & social innovation

This project explores how cities and city based stakeholders produce innovative solutions to common social challenges in ten countries. This publication is the first scoping paper of the project.

publication

publication date : 16-10-2014
brochure/report