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The Urban Economy Forum

The Urban Economy Forum is a Toronto-based initiative that focuses on urban economics and municipal finance. Together with UN-Habitat and International City Leaders (ICL), they are collaborating to promote innovative approaches to urban governance and management. The aim is to assist city leaders to establish prosperous urban futures that are economically, socially, politically and environmentally viable. The Urban Economy Forum in collaboration with UN-Habitat is organizing the Second...

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start date: 05-10-2020
end date: 06-10-2020

Brno pledges to support children, people with disabilities and the elderly

On 15 September 2020, Brno signed a pledge to improve childcare, the inclusion of people with disabilities and long-term care, reaffirming its strong commitment to principles 11, 17 and 18 of the European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR). These commitments are part of the ‘Strategy Brno 2050’, which seeks to provide quality, accessible public services to those in need of social assistance.

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publication date: 17-09-2020

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Healthy, thriving and inclusive cities workshops series

EUROCITIES Healthy, thriving and inclusive cities workshops series

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publication date: 15-09-2020

Leipzig signs pledge to healthcare

Leipzig signed a strong pledge to healthcare in September 2020 with a focus on mental health and well-being. This is the second pledge from Leipzig, reaffirming the city's commitment to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights, after the first pledge in 2019 on housing and assistance for the homeless.

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publication date: 08-09-2020

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Ljubljana signs pledge to gender equality, work-life balance and equal opportunities

Ljubljana signed a strong pledge to gender equality, work-life balance and equal opportunities. This is the third pledge from Ljubljana reaffirming the city's commitment to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights, after the first two pledges in 2018 and 2019 to improve access to healthcare, housing and inclusion of people with disabilities.

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publication date: 08-09-2020

Istanbul signs strong pledge on childcare and support to children

Istanbul is the latest city to join our Eurocities campaign by signing a pledge to implement the European Pillar of Social Rights.

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publication date: 07-09-2020

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The Cross-Border Cooperation Congress Lublin 2020

The Cross-Border Cooperation Congress Lublin 2020 - the annual meeting place of professionals in cross-border cooperation from the EU and the Eastern Partnership countries – will host the Best Practice Competition. This-year Congress edition is entitled ‘Local Government of Tomorrow. Between openness and responsibility’. The event will be held online on a modern platform, with simultaneous translation provided into Polish, English, and Russian, from 6 to 9 October 2020. The aim of the...

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start date: 07-09-2020
end date: 07-09-2020

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Eurocities has moved

Eurocities has a new website.

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publication date: 01-09-2020

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publication date: 27-08-2020

Munich joins Solidarity Cities Initiative

"As a growing city, Munich is and has always been a city of immigrants", said Dieter Reiter, Mayor of Munich.

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publication date: 13-08-2020