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Demographic change

S.T.E.P.S Shared Time Enhances People Solidarity

Verona - Italy

Circuito S.T.E.P.S. – the community takes action!

Demographic change
As part of the S.T.E.P.S. project, the Municipality of Verona launched in 2023 the initiative  “Circuito S.T.E.P.S.” - Fai la tua parte..
Culture and cultural heritage

CUP 4 CREATIVITY - Cultural Urban Platform to nurture creativity and fight digital loneliness

Budapest Újbuda - Hungary

CUP4Creativity Journal #3: Institutionalisation and continuous experimentation

Culture and cultural heritage
This journal by expert Levente Polyák documents the evolution of the UIA project CUP4Creativity. This issue serves as a summary of the ..
Air quality

CAIRGO BIKE - Clean AIR GO cargo BIKE

Brussels Capital Region - Belgium

Podcast: the benefits and challenges of cargo bike and trailer sharing systems

Air quality
Join us in this podcast as we delve into the groundbreaking cAIRgo Bike project, an initiative transforming Brussels with cargo bikes t..
Digital transition

VoxPop - People, Processes & Technology towards the digital transformation of the urban mobility system of Lisbon

Lisbon - Portugal

Zoom-in about the VoxPop open call for innovators

Digital transition
This video presents the second zoom-in of the VoxPop project. ..
Culture and cultural heritage

ForwArt - Moving forward with the power of art: from a place to hide to a place of pride

Tilburg - The Netherlands

Zoom-in 3: Elevating youth participation in North Tilburg

Culture and cultural heritage
A Commitment to Youth Empowerment. A dedicated team of young individuals is making a difference through the Noordvoerders platform. Bri..
Digital transition

DARE - Digital Environment for collaborative Alliances to Regenerate urban Ecosystems in middle-sized cities

Ravenna - Italy

From crowdfunding to community finance: Funding the Darsena’s bottom-up transformation

Digital transition
Financing territorial redevelopment is largely seen as a top-down process with priorities defined by public administrations at the loca..
Digital transition

DARE - Digital Environment for collaborative Alliances to Regenerate urban Ecosystems in middle-sized cities

Ravenna - Italy

After RADAR: long-term perspectives for development in the Darsena

Digital transition
Property development is a long-term genre, with processes between vision, programming, design, development and inauguration that may ta..
Digital transition

DARE - Digital Environment for collaborative Alliances to Regenerate urban Ecosystems in middle-sized cities

Ravenna - Italy

Building an inclusive digital environment: data collection, management and literacy in Ravenna’s Darsena area

Digital transition
Digital platforms and tools have been increasingly central elements of urban planning and design. With the proliferation of digital ins..
Circular economy

RE/SOURCED Renewable Energy SOlutions for URban communities based on Circular Economy policies and Dc backbones

Leiedal Intermunicipal Association - Belgium

A viable Energy Community at Transfo

Circular economy

UIA latest news & events

eui

UIA in Perspective

Reaching the end of the 2014-2020 programming period, implementing UIA and transitioning to EUI is a moment to summarize ambitions that were behind es...
UIA Article
gree

Building green cities: accessible and affordable to all!

Climate change affects and will continue to affect all Europeans. However, the magnitude of its consequences is not equitably distributed among people...
UIA Article
eui

The European Urban Initiative for your city!

With the official agreement signed between the Region Hauts-de-France and the European Commission, we shift from UIA to the new European Urban Initiat...
UIA Article
EFZ

The European Urban Initiative: official agreement signed between the Region Hauts-de-France and the European Commission

The Region Hauts-de-France and European Commission have now officially signed an agreement for the management of the European Urban Initiative....
UIA Article
euwrc

Join us at the European Week of Regions and Cities 2022

We are back at the annual European Week of Regions and Cities 2022! Register now for our sessions and find out more details about what we have planned...
UIA Article
NEB

New European Bauhaus: 20 small and medium municipalities to receive support for frontrunner projects

The Commission announces the 20 winners of the first call of the New European Bauhaus dedicated to place-based transformative projects led by small an...
UIA Article
ueau

New Call for Partners: Urban Agenda for the EU Partnerships on Greening Cities and Sustainable Tourism

New call for partners to form two new Thematic Partnerships under the Urban Agenda for the EU: Sustainable Tourism and Greening Cities ...
UIA Article
16 Mar 2023
17 Mar 2023

Cities Forum 2023 – Together for green and just cities

The European Commission’s Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy is organising its biennial major event, the CITIES FORUM, on 16-17 March, ...

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Countries covered
14
Topics addressed
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Calls finalised