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Culture and cultural heritage

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

Budapest Újbuda - Hungary

CUP4Creativity Zoom-in #2: Building local civic ecosystems

Culture and cultural heritage
Local civil ecosystems are important building blocks of our cities. With a better understanding of the resources and needs of local ini..
Culture and cultural heritage

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

Budapest Újbuda - Hungary

Building new communities through culture: The legacy of CUP4Creativity in Újbuda

Culture and cultural heritage
In the past three years, the Urban Innovative Actions-funded project CUP4Creativity has been working on strengthening the local cultura..
Circular economy

URBAN SOIL 4 FOOD - Establishment of Innovative Urban Soil Based Economy Circles to Increase Local Food Self-sufficiency and Minimize Environmental Footprint

Maribor - Slovenia

Developing a new business culture for circular economy - Zoom in 3

Circular economy
One of the components within the Urban Soil 4 Food (US4F) project in Maribor has been the support to innovative products in the field o..
Circular economy

URBAN SOIL 4 FOOD - Establishment of Innovative Urban Soil Based Economy Circles to Increase Local Food Self-sufficiency and Minimize Environmental Footprint

Maribor - Slovenia

US4F Journal 6

Circular economy
The Urban Soil 4 Food (US4F) project reached its end, and this last Journal aims at reconstructing its journey and the impacts it has r..
Demographic change

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

Verona - Italy

S.T.E.P.S. initiatives by local stakeholders. Everyone can be a part of the solution.

Demographic change
Urban security

BeSecure-FeelSecure - Holistic Urban Security Governance Framework for Monitoring, Assessing and Forecasting the Efficiency, Sustainability and Resilience of Piraeus

Piraeus - Greece

What can cities do to prevent gender-based violence?

Urban security
Cities play a crucial role in preventing gender-based violence (GBV) through comprehensive measures, as highlighted in the context of t..
Culture and cultural heritage

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

Budapest Újbuda - Hungary

Highlights from Szabad a Tér Initiatives

Culture and cultural heritage
In the framework of the Szabad a Tér competition, various events unfolded across Újbuda, showcasing the community's creativity, collabo..
Culture and cultural heritage

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

Budapest Újbuda - Hungary

Successful University Band Talent Show for Emerging Musicians

Culture and cultural heritage
In an effort to promote and celebrate musical talent among university students, we organized a talent show named "Nagyelőadó" exclusive..
Culture and cultural heritage

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

Budapest Újbuda - Hungary

Private Stage - at YOUR place

Culture and cultural heritage
After Insert’s first Private Stage program, we released a new initiative called “Private Stage at YOUR place, but this time we gave awa..

UIA latest news & events

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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...
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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
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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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Projects funded
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Countries covered
14
Topics addressed
5
Calls finalised