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UIA projects experimenting bold solutions for a Circular Economy – Part 2

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In January the European Commission and the UIA Initiative announced that Circular Economy will be among the topics for the last UIA Call for Proposals in the current programming period. In this perspective and as a continuation of our previous article , we would like to present the other four cities which were funded under Call 2 to implement innovative circular economy solutions.

5th Call for Proposals

Topics of the call

Air quality

Despite considerable progress in the past decades, ambient air pollution remains .. Read more

Circular economy

The transition to a circular economy, where the value of products .. Read more

Culture and cultural heritage

Culture and cultural heritage including Cultural and Creative Industries, are vital assets.. Read more

Demographic change

In the EU, 43% of the population live in a NUTS 3 region that lost population .. Read more

Lappeenranta

City of Lappeenranta
Urban infra revolution - Circular economy materials and novel method development to produce recyclable and functional urban construction products
Topic:
Circular economy
Population:
73,000
ERDF:
EUR 3,386,638.4
Duration:
01/11/2017-31/10/2020
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Sevran

Sevran Earth Cycle project
Earth Cycle - On-site recycling process of extracted soil from the subway work in SEVRAN and its impact on the circular economy
Topic:
Circular economy
Population:
50,374
ERDF:
EUR 4,885,025.36
Duration:
01/03/2018-28/02/2021
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Antwerp

Antwerp Circular South project
Antwerp Circular South - engaging the community in an online and offline circular economy
Topic:
Circular economy
Population:
521,946
ERDF:
EUR 4,979,239.40
Duration:
01/01/2018-31/12/2020
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Heraklion

Heraklion A2UFood project
A2UFood - Avoidable and Unavoidable Food Wastes: A Holistic Managing Approach for Urban Environments
Topic:
Circular economy
Population:
173,993
ERDF:
EUR 3,130,359.00
Duration:
01/03/2018-28/02/2021
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