Innovation in Urban Mobility in the 2020s - final report!

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Integration of migrants and refugees

Curing the Limbo - From apathy to active citizenship: Empowering refugees and migrants in limbo state to ignite housing affordability

Athens - Greece

Curing the Limbo 2018-2021: Athens’ lessons shared

Integration of migrants and refugees
Upon the occasion of the completion of the European pilot program of the City of Athens’ Curing the Limbo after 3 years of field of imp..
Circular economy

Urban infra revolution - Circular economy materials and novel method development to produce recyclable and functional urban construction products

Lappeenranta - Finland

The Urban Infra Revolution project Journal 5: get an update about Lappeenranta's project

Circular economy
The fifth edition of the Journal describes and analyses the progress of the Urban Infra Revolution (UIR) project in the last six months..
Urban poverty

Co-City - The collaborative management of urban commons to counteract poverty and socio-spatial polarisation

Turin - Italy

Co-city Journal 6: final steps of the Turin project

Urban poverty
This sixth and final journal of the Co-City project introduce you to the final steps of the Co-City Turin project, drawing also from th..
Digital transition

WESH – We.Service.Heerlen

Heerlen - The Netherlands

WESH: relying on the ‘wisdom of the crowd’ in managing the city

Digital transition
We have interviewed Mr Kurt Isik, Innovation Advisor at the Association of Dutch Municipalities (VNG) and partner in the We.Service.Hee..
Digital transition

RUDI - Rennes Urban Data Interface

Rennes Metropole - France

Data governance at the local level: lessons from European cities

Digital transition
UIA expert Simon Chignard reports a webinar organised by Rudi on data governance in April 2021, with the inputs of Marion Glatron (Rudi..
Urban poverty

EPIU - Energy Poverty Intelligence Unit

Getafe - Spain

Strategic Committee as a governance tool to ensure a committed leadership: the case of EPIU project

Urban poverty
Implementing an Urban Innovation Action implies a degree of risk for local authorities and a committed leadership is a requisite for mu..
Air quality

INNOAIR - Innovative demand responsive green public transportation for cleaner air in urban environment

Sofia - Bulgaria

Sofia’s INNOAIR presented in the European Parliament

Air quality
The European Parliament's Special Committee on Artificial Intelligence in a Digital Age (AIDA) organized a workshop on May 28, 2021, on..
Urban mobility

SASMob - Smart Alliance for Sustainable Mobility

Szeged - Hungary

Greenformers Go and Help Applications Have Gone Live

Urban mobility
Greenformers Go and Help have been developed in the framework of the SASMob project, by Griffsoft, one of the project partners...
Jobs and skills in the local economy

NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe

Ventspils & Valmiera - Latvia

Prototyping Workshop in Ventspils!

Jobs and skills in the local economy
In October 2020 the Foundation “Ventspils High Technology Park” opened a Prototyping Workshop in Ventspils in cooperation with “Aspired..

UIA latest news & events

IURC open call for EU cities

The International Urban and Regional Cooperation Programme is calling for EU cities!

The doors are open for you to apply for the International Urban and Regional Cooperation programme, an opportunity for your city or region and local s...
UIA Article
Housing platform the EU cities’ call for adequate housing

Building on their 1.5 year joint initiative, UIA and URBACT launch the “Cities engaging in the right to housing” platform providing hands-on practices...
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Future steps

Next call for proposals?

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22 Apr 2021

Cities engaging in the right to housing: a call for a long-term political commitment

UIA & URBACT are organising a final event featuring the main results of the culminating activity of Cities Engaging in the Right to Housing - a 1.5 ye...
Affordable housing
people looking at tech

Think bold and bring results #UIAstories

Five years into the Initiative’s implementation, 21 projects are closing their activities and delivering initial results. The amazing journey of thes...
UIA Article

Time to share: ending phase for 2020 UIA Knowledge Activities

Building on the knowledge generated by the 86 UIA ongoing projects, the Initiative is leading, together with its partners and UIA cities, two thematic...
UIA Article
UIA & Cohesion Policy: Bridging UIA & Cohesion Policy; how to optimize UIA added value?

Bridging UIA & Cohesion Policy: how to optimize UIA added value?

UIA and the Urban Development Network (UDN) are joining forces to organise a series of three webinars on UIA, achievements and perspectives. The sec...
UIA Article
UIA Achievements: What has been achieved so far?

UIA Achievements: What has been achieved so far?

The Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) and the Urban Development Network (UDN) are joining forces to organise a series of three webinars on UIA, achieveme...
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