5th Call for Proposals: next steps

Launch of the Call: mid-September 2019
Applicant seminars: October & November 2019
Closure of the Call: mid-December 2019

20 new projects approved under the 4th Call for Proposals

News from the UIA projects

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 ..

5Bridges - Creating bridges between homeless and local communities

Nantes - France

5Bridges project and the French national Housing First strategy

This zoom-in explores the potential of a strong link being established between the 5Bridges project and the recent national Housing First strategy lau..

AS-Fabrik -Bilbao Alliance for smart specialisation in advanced services towards the digital transformation of the industry

Bilbao - Spain

Co-creation and collaboration processes within AS-FABRIK project

This Zoom-in deals with the issue of co-creation in Bilbao, in the framework of AS-FABRIK project, wherein a physical location that will become the be..

OpenAgri - New Skills for new Jobs in Peri-urban Agriculture 

Milan - Italy

OpenAgri presents “Promised Land: the future of urban consumption”

On June 20th-21st Municipality of Milan organized Promised Land, a two-day event discussing about future skills, new technologies, narratives and poli..

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

MILMA Zoom-in 1: The entrepreneurial approach

How entrepreneurship education helps to face challenges in regard to inclusion in the MILMA project...

CURANT - Co-housing and case management for Unaccompanied young adult Refugees in ANTwerp

Antwerp - Belgium

CURANT Zoom-in 2: Theory of Change

UIA Expert Fabio Sgaragli dives into the details!..

SASMob - Smart Alliance for Sustainable Mobility

Szeged - Hungary

Széchenyi Square Swarming with Scooters and Mini Motorbikes

Promoting biking and walking was the aim of the programme organised in Széchenyi Square on Saturday. Children could test their knowledge in the mini t..

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

Athens - Greece

Curing the Limbo Zoom-in 1: From refugees to active citizens

Mapping the Victoria neighbourhood in Athens...

UIA latest news & events

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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...
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...
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Circular Cities: UIA projects at the 4th Circular Change Conference

Check out the conclusions from our Circular economy workshop in Maribor!...
Circular economy
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New Concepts for Housing: UIA at the International Social Housing Festival in Lyon

Read about the UIA housing workshop in Lyon!...
Migrants and refugees publication

Migrants and refugees integration: first lessons to share from the UIA projects

Read the final report with conclusions from the migrants and refugees integration capitalisation workshop....
Integration of migrants and refugees
15 Oct

Applicant Seminar Call 5 in Prague

UIA will hold an Applicant Seminar in Prague on 15 October 2019. Registrations for this event will open at a later stage. Stay tuned!...
05 Nov

Applicant Seminar Call 5 in Brussels

UIA will hold an Applicant Seminar in Brussels on 05 November 2019. Registrations for this event will open at a later stage. Stay tuned!...
07 Oct
10 Oct

UIA workshops at the European Week of Regions and Cities 2019

The European Week of Regions and Cities is the annual event organised by Committee of the Regions and DG Regional and Urban Policy for cities and regi...

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