5th Call for Proposals

Launch of the Call: 16 September 2019
Applicant seminars in October & November 2019
Closure of the Call: 12 December 2019

Register to our Applicant Seminars for Call 5 in Prague and in Brussels

News from the UIA projects

CLAIRO - CLear AIR and Climate Adaptation in Ostrava and other cities

Ostrava - Czech Republic

Measurement has started!

The measuring instruments are now on-site, launching the first key phase of the project. Ostrava’s technical university has installed new-generation m..

B-MINCOME - Combining guaranteed minimum income and active social policies in deprived urban areas

Barcelona - Spain

B-MINCOME and the Guaranteed Minimum Income

In this first Zoom-in, Laura Colini, UIA Expert for B-MINCOME shows the approach taken by the project of combining the Guaranteed Minimum Income to di..

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

What companies think about MILMA

MILMA’s Companies Network evaluated their collaboration after the end of the first project’s edition. After the first edition, more than 200 companies..

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

Milma’s first edition of BC Labs has been completed

On 12nd of July, the first edition of BC LABS has officially ended at the same time as the longest BC Lab Front-end web development...

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

Turin - Italy

Rethinking the future of the former factory of Via Cumiana: the collaboration between residents and associations at the Co-City Lab

The regeneration of an iconic building usually looks as an ambitious challenge for the neighbourhood where the structure is located and for its reside..

FED - Fossil Free Energy Districts

Gothenburg - Sweden

Unique testbed helps Gothenburg become an international innovation player

Through its innovation program, the City of Gothenburg works systematically to increase the innovation capacity within its administration. Fossil-free..

AIR-HERITAGE - Improving the environmental quality of the City of Portici: Monitoring, Modelling, and Mitigating Air Pollution through participated and efficient Policies

Portici - Italy

Portici: Air Monitoring Start

In order to improve air quality, Air Heritage project aims to build a framework based on pervasive AQ monitoring, by integrating mobile monitoring sta..

ICCARus (Gent knapt op) - Improving housing Conditions for CAptive Residents in Ghent

Ghent - Belgium

Ghent starts the recruitment of captive residents for house renovation

In May 2019, the recruitment for candidates for the first wave of house renovations started...

Home Silk Road - Housing toward empowerment

Lyon Metropole - France

Home Silk Road is a genuine laboratory to build a new inclusive city

Watch the great video from Home Silk Road and see how they will renew the housing approaches by installing vulnerable groups in the heart of the city ..

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Ravenna docks

From URBACT to UIA: the trajectory and approach of the city of Ravenna

After the testimonies of Bologna, Rotterdam and Turin, you can now read the story from the city of Ravenna, which built upon its experiences in URBACT...
Digital transition
22 Oct
12 Nov

Register to our online support sessions

In addition to the seminars, the Permanent Secretariat will also organise online sessions with applicants – two collective Q&A sessions, on 22 October...
Air quality
Circular economy
Culture and cultural heritage
Demographic change
Launch of UIA Call 5

Launch of the 5th and last UIA call for proposals

The UIA Initiative has launched its fifth Call for Proposals. It will remain open from 16 September 2019 until 12 December 2019 at 2pm CET....
Air quality
Circular economy
Culture and cultural heritage
Demographic change
Promised land event

Promised land, the future of urban consumption - takeaways

The Municipality of Milan organised in June a two day event to discuss the future skills, new technologies, narratives and policies with which cities ...
Circular economy
Jobs and skills in the local economy
Urban poverty
Experts at work

Call for External Experts to assess Call 5 project applications now open!

Apply to the Call for Applications to join the Panel of External Experts (Assessors) for the Strategic Assessment of the UIA fifth Call for Proposals ...
Air quality
Circular economy
Culture and cultural heritage
Demographic change
Picture of some of the participants

Registration for Call 5 Applicant Seminars is now open!

UIA organises two Applicants Seminars – one in Prague (15 October) and one in Brussels (05 November)....
Air quality
Circular economy
Culture and cultural heritage
Demographic change
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Call for Applications for UIA experts for selected UIA projects

The Hauts-de-France Region (Entrusted Entity for the implementation of the UIA Initiative) has issued a Call for Applications for UIA Experts supporti...
Circular economy
Energy Transition
Urban poverty
Winners from the previous call 3

20 new UIA projects! Find out about the results of the 4th call for proposals

20 new projects have been selected in the framework of the 4th UIA Call for Proposals. As for the previous calls, the competition among cities has bee...
Digital transition
Sustainable use of land and nature based solutions
Urban poverty
Urban security

Key figures

75
Projects funded
18
Countries covered
12
Topics addressed
4
Calls finalised