sustainability

  •  environment
  •  mobility

Local climate action : several EUROCITIES members raise the bar

Several EUROCITIES members took ambitious commitments to become low-carbon at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco on 14 September 2018.

news

publication date: 20-09-2018

  •  culture
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  mobility

Building Social Europe - flagship conference

On the occasion of the first anniversary since the proclamation of the European Pillar of social rights, EU, national and local decision makers will gather in Lisbon for a 2-days conference, together with social partners, civil society and academia.

event

start date: 29-11-2018
end date: 30-11-2018

  •  mobility

EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2018 gets moving!

Ghent hosted the official launch of EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK 2018 on 16 September, kicking off a week of activities focusing on multimodal transport and inviting people to 'Mix and Move!'

news

publication date: 17-09-2018

  •  mobility

Highlights from the Burgas mobility forum

When EUROCITIES mobility forum met in Burgas on 10-12 September, over 70 participants from 25 cities addressed the theme 'Smart mobility: a clever move'. Here are some of the highlights – from urban mobility frameworks to parking strategies.

news

publication date: 13-09-2018

  •  environment

event

start date: 07-11-2018
end date: 08-11-2018

  •  cooperation

Interreg Europe Peer Review – Call for Interest

Is your organisation responsible for the implementation of local or regional development policies, in particular the management of structural funds? Would you like to team up with other European regions to receive advice on how to best implement your policy or programme? If so, the peer review service of the Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform is for you.

news

publication date: 30-08-2018

  •  environment

event

start date: 10-10-2018
end date: 12-10-2018

  •  environment

Antwerp's 'Greentool' to measure the environmental and ecological benefits of green areas

Among many other co-benefits, blue-green infrastructures help cities become more resilient to climate change. Antwerp’s ‘Greentool‘ allows urban planners to explore green potential to improve the living environment (heat stress, air quality, etc.) in a specific area or neighbourhood.

case study

publication date: 24-08-2018

  •  environment

Berlin's innovative wastewater heat recovery for the swimming pool on Sachsendamm

In the framework of the climate protection agreement with the Berlin Senate, the municipal water company, Berliner Wasserbetriebe (BWB – Berlin water company), was searching for innovative renewable energy sources. Through the installation of a heat pump, they now recover heat from the city’s wastewater systems and use it for a local swimming pool.

case study

publication date: 24-08-2018