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Agile cities: how are cities adapting to the fourth industrial revolution?

In September 2018, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization of the World Economic Forum has released a report on the adaptation of urban landscapes and administrations to the fourth industrial revolution.

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publication date: 17-10-2018

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EIP-SCC Marketplace Matchmaking November 14, Barcelona

During the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, the EIP-SCC is organising a Matchmaking on November 14. This initiative is designed to facilitate interactions between actors in urban development smart initiatives and the financial sector through one-to-one discussions of approximately half-an-hour.

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start date: 14-11-2018
end date: 14-11-2018

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Getting ready for your next application: EUROCITIES Training on EU funding

During the European Week of Regions and Cities EUROCITIES organised a training on EU funding at the Greater Birmingham and West Midlands Brussels Office.

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publication date: 12-10-2018

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Euractiv: Time to shift responsibility on plastics

Plastic pollution is increasingly in the spotlight but Europe could learn a thing or two from one of the cities leading the charge to curb unnecessary waste, writes the governing mayor of Oslo.

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publication date: 10-10-2018

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EUROCITIES statement on the LIFE programme 2021-2027

The EUROCITIES statement on the Commission proposal for a regulation on LIFE (2021-2027) is now out.

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publication date: 08-10-2018

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Open public consultation on the Water Framework Directive and the Floods Directive

We invite you to answer the public consultation which is open until 4 March 2019.

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publication date: 05-10-2018

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start date: 06-11-2018
end date: 06-11-2018

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Amsterdam commits to 55% CO2 emissions reduction by 2030 at the ChangeNOW Summit

Amsterdam hereby renews its commitment under the Covenant of Mayors. By committing to reduce CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, it sets even more ambitious targets than the minimum Covenant requirements (40% emission reductions by 2030).

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publication date: 03-10-2018

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New step for the COLLECTORS project with the identification of well-performing waste management systems in Europe

The project is advancing towards its objective of studying in detail 12 waste management systems as “good practice examples”

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publication date: 03-10-2018

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EUROCITIES partner of the European Green Capital Network pilot project

EUROCITIES, along with ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability), is to run a pilot project for the European Green Capital Network. As well as supporting the EU Commission in coordinating the work of the network of winners and finalists, we will also be involved in developing tools to share these cities' expertise with a wider audience.

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publication date: 02-10-2018