4th Call for Proposals: next steps

Eligibility check until March 2019
Strategic assessment until May 2019
Operational assessment until July 2019

Discover the 22 cities selected for the 3rd Call for Proposals

UIA latest news & events

All news & events
12 Jun
13 Jun

UIA workshop on the Integration of Migrants and Refugees

The UIA initiative in cooperation with the City of Antwerp are pleased to invite you to the workshop entitled "The role of cities in the integration o...
Integration of migrants and refugees
05 Jun
06 Jun

UIA projects at the International Social Housing Festival

The International Social Housing Festival (ISHF), organised by Housing Europe, is traveling to Lyon in summer 2019. As a part of it, UIA will host a s...
Housing
16 May
17 May

UIA projects at the 4th Circular Change Conference

Four UIA cities (Antwerp, Heraklion, Ljubljana, Maribor) will take part in a dedicated workshop on Circular Economy. Registrations are now open....
Circular economy
UIA job position Project and dissemination officer

Recruitment of a Project and Dissemination Officer

The Urban Innovative Actions is opening a vacancy for a Project and Dissemination Officer position (initially on a fixed-term contract starting asap) ...
UIA lessons and findings

2019: It’s time to start sharing the first UIA lessons and findings

The selection of 22 new projects in the framework of the 3rd Call for Proposals and the closure of the 4th Call for Proposals with 175 proposals from ...
Air quality

Involving citizens for better air quality measures: the 5 UIA cities leading the way

Despite the recent considerable progress, ambient air pollution remains the first environmental cause of death in the EU, still leading to about 400.0...
Air quality
Antwerp Circular South project

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

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...
Circular economy
Call 3 projects

Call for the UIA Experts Call 3 projects now reopened

The call for the selection of the UIA Experts to support the Call 3 projects has now been reopened. The new deadline for applications is the 5th of Ap...
Air quality
Climate adaptation
Housing
Jobs and skills in the local economy

News from the UIA projects

AVEIRO STEAM CITY - Urban Network for Upgrading STEAM Skills and Increasing Jobs Added-Value through Digital Transformation in a new economic context

Aveiro - Portugal

AVEIRO Steam City at the Portugal Smart Cities Summit

Aveiro STEAM City project attended the Portugal Smart Cities Summit, between 21st and 23rd of May in Lisbon. The event is the biggest conference and e..

SASMob - Smart Alliance for Sustainable Mobility

Szeged - Hungary

SASmob at the Environmental Management Company: New Scooter Shelter at the HQ

An increasing number of employees at Szegedi Környezetgazdálkodási Nonprofit Kft. (Szeged Environmental Management Not for Profit Ltd.) are switching ..

TUPPAC - Transforming Urban Planning Providing Autonomous Collective mobility

Albertslund - Denmark

Testing the future of driverless vehicles already today

A dialogue with the test design coordinator in the LINC project by Anna Pernestål, UIA Expert for the TUPPAC-LINC project 5first zoom in)..

E-Co-Housing - Co-creating a Regenerative Housing Project Together with the Community

Budapest - Hungary

Focus Group Meetings – The beginning of Co-Designing

Sustainability have three equally important pillars: environmental, economic and social pillar. The E-CO-Housing project is focusing on all three: it ..

FED - Fossil Free Energy Districts

Gothenburg - Sweden

Göteborg Energi in training for a challenging future

Increased fluctuations in the energy market are predicted in future, due to a higher use of weather-dependent energy sources and growing demand. In ad..

TMaaS - Traffic Management as a Service

Ghent - Belgium

Designing a mobility dashboard: features and considerations

When designing a mobility dashboard, you’ll to want to design something user-friendly and attractive, but above all you will want to create a tool tha..

BRIDGE - Building the Right Investments for Delivering a Growing Economy

Rotterdam - The Netherlands

BRIDGE Expert Journal: Get an update on what has been happening in the last 6 months

In his 4th journal of BRIDGE, UIA expert Eddy Adams looks into the future legacy of the project. To name but a few, the high-level Work Learning Agree..

APPLAUSE - Alien Plant Species from harmful to useful with citizens' led activities

Ljubljana - Slovenia

APPLAUSE Journal 2: A new system to tackle Invasive Alien Plant Species

Ljubljana has been progressing in the development of its circular model for IAPS management. ..

A2UFood - Avoidable and Unavoidable Food Wastes: A Holistic Managing Approach for Urban Environments

Heraklion - Greece

A2UFood Journal 2: The project moves forward

Discover the latest updates around Heraklion’s project. ..

Key figures

55
Projects funded
17
Countries covered
9
Topics addressed
3
Calls finalised