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  •  environment

EUROCITIES & Polis joint letter on the air policy review

The European Parliament and Council are currently discussing the Commission’s proposal for the revision of the 2003 National Emission Ceiling (NEC) Directive. This directive can steer national policies to reduce air pollution in the EU. European cities are fully committed to improving air quality. However, many factors affecting air pollution are beyond our control, and many city authorities are struggling to meet the local air quality requirements of the Ambient Air Quality Directive...

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publication date : 11-06-2015
policy publication

  •  environment

EUROCITIES statement on cities and climate action: towards COP 21

Taking the right actions on climate – for jobs, social inclusion, and a better life in the city

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publication date : 10-06-2015
policy publication

  •  cooperation

Towards an EU urban agenda - infographic

This infographic illustrates how an EU urban agenda could come together to better involve cities in EU policy making that impacts on their territories and citizens, and to provide more effective solutions to major European challenges.

publication

publication date : 02-06-2015
policy publication

  •  cooperation

EUROCITIES statement on an EU urban agenda

Towards an EU urban agenda - the building blocks from a city perspective

publication

publication date : 01-06-2015
policy publication

  •  cooperation
  •  knowledge society

EUROCITIES statement on smart cities

In our statement on 'ever smarter cities - delivering sustainable urban solutions and quality of life for Europe' we call for continued effort at EU level to support and strengthen initiatives that make Europe's cities smarter.

publication

publication date : 21-05-2015
policy publication

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES statement on the Energy Union Package

A localised Energy Union of smart cities – for jobs, prosperity and sustainability

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publication date : 13-05-2015
policy publication

  •  economy

EUROCITIES response to European Commission public consultation on long term unemployment

Members of the EUROCITIES social affairs and economic development forums have contributed to drafting a response to the European Commission public consultation on long term unemployment. This response aims to showcase cities’ efforts in this field as well as highlighting some of the common trends emerging from the good practice examples we have collected.

publication

publication date : 12-05-2015
policy publication

EUROCITIES statement on asylum in cities

European cities located in arrival, transit and destination countries are experiencing the social, humanitarian and financial challenges of the current asylum crisis. On 13 May, we published our political statement on asylum. Our statement was developed by our working group migration and integration with input from all social affairs forum working groups. We stress the important role European cities play in receiving and integrating asylum seekers, refugees and other beneficiaries of...

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publication date : 12-05-2015
policy publication

  •  cooperation
  •  economy

publication

publication date : 18-03-2015
policy publication

  •  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