Cities at work: Rotterdam Buzinezzclub Social Impact Bond
Our latest case study looks at Rotterdam pioneering the use of social impact
bonds (SIB) to address youth unemployment.
Interview with Daniël Termont, mayor of Ghent: the opportunities of smart mobility
Daniël Termont, mayor of Ghent and EUROCITIES vice president, represented us at
a European Commission event on transport for smart cities at the end of
Sharing Cities project takes off
In a true spirit of collaboration, around 70 representatives of 30
organisations from six European cities met in Brussels on 20-21 January to
launch Sharing Cities, a pioneering project under the EU’s Horizon 2020 Smart
Cities and Communities programme.
Event on separate waste collection in a circular economy
We hosted a joint event with Municipal Waste Europe on separate waste
collection in the context of a circular economy in Europe.
Next social affairs forum on cities' contribution to social innovation
Cities will explore how to involve citizens in social innovation in Nantes on
EUROCITIES Mobility Forum to meet in Munster
The forum will explore 'The challenge of limited space in inner cities: how
best to organise urban mobility.'
EUROCITIES Economic Development Forum to explore economic added value of innovation
Discussions on how cities can capture as much of the value of innovation as
Culture for Cities and Regions - update and next steps
Latest information on our Culture for Cities and Regions initiative: study
visits and coaching sessions still to come!
EUROCITIES members participate in public hearing on EU urban agenda
Cities outlined challenges and opportunities under some of the priority themes
identified as part of an EU urban agenda.