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Press release: Climate action - an opportunity for cities

Leaders of major European cities met on Friday in Copenhagen for discussions on climate action ahead of COP 21 in Paris next month.

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publication date : 09-11-2015

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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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Press release: Big cities aim higher on emissions targets

Binding 2025 emissions reductions targets on some of the most harmful pollutants in our air agreed by MEPs yesterday are a positive step, but the big European cities would like to see these go further.

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publication date : 29-10-2015

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Quote: Anna Lisa Boni - NEC vote is crucial to clean air in cities

Statement by Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES secretary general, ahead of the European Parliament vote on the National Emissions Ceilings (NEC) Directive.

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publication date : 26-10-2015

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Press release: No global climate deal without cities

European cities have a wealth of experience and expertise to share that could make the crucial difference in achieving global climate goals. In the run up to a global climate deal at COP 21 in Paris this December, city mayors met today in Nantes to discuss the challenges and opportunities of climate action.

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publication date : 10-06-2015
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NEWSflash: EUROCITIES publication 'Green Jobs for Social Inclusion'

Our new collection of good practices highlights what cities are doing to promote employment and social inclusion in the green sector for vulnerable groups such as young people and the long term unemployed.

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publication date : 02-06-2015
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Press release: EU urban agenda for better regulation and better results - EUROCITIES at 2nd CiTIES Forum

Today, commissioners, MEPs, local and national politicians discussed how to advance an EU urban agenda at the Commission’s 2nd European CiTIES Forum.

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publication date : 02-06-2015
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NEWSflash : EUROCITIES response to European Commission open consultation on long term unemployment

We recently submitted our response to the European Commissions open consultation on long term unemployment.

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publication date : 13-05-2015
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SAF NEWSFlash - EUROCITIES statement on asylum

European cities located in arrival, transit and destination countries are experiencing the social, humanitarian and financial challenges of the current asylum crisis. On the day that the European Commission is launching its new agenda on migration, we published our political statement on asylum.

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publication date : 13-05-2015
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NEWSflash - 'A local solution to a European issue - the case of integrated employment services in Newcastle'

We recently published our video on the not for profit company Newcastle Futures, which is an innovative concept designed to enhance the services provided by JobCentre Plus, the national employment agency.

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publication date : 07-05-2015
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