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 integrat...
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

Urban infra revolution - Circular economy materials and novel method development to produce recyclable and functional urban construction products

Lappeenranta - Finland

Designing and modelling the city!

The City of Lappeenranta, the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences and Design Reform and have been working together on developing the virtual modell..

Super Circular Estate - First Circular Social Housing Estate for 100% Material and Social Circularity

Kerkrade - The Netherlands

Large-scale renovation of the Voorterstraat

On 21 March a milestone took place for the UIA project Super Circular Estate. The demolition works of the high-rise flat on the Voorterstraat started...

B-MINCOME - Combining guaranteed minimum income and active social policies in deprived urban areas

Barcelona - Spain

Let’s boost the local economy!

A new municipal currency has been launched as part of the B-MINCOME project and it seems to be producing good results...

Antwerp Circular South - engaging the community in an online and offline circular economy

Antwerp - Belgium

Living waste free

More than 100 households living with the area of Antwerp Circular South project participated the 100-100-100 waste campaign and tried during 100 days ..

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

Ljubljana - Slovenia

Detection and mapping of Japanese knotweed with the use of satellite images

Did you know that we can detect and map Japanese knotweed with the help of satellites?..

BRIDGE - Building the Right Investments for Delivering a Growing Economy

Rotterdam - The Netherlands

Hundreds of students go for a job

The message of the BRIDGE career start guarantee, part of the National Urgency Programme South Rotterdam (NPRZ), is reaching more and more people. As ..

SASMob - Smart Alliance for Sustainable Mobility

Szeged - Hungary

Counting the number of travellers on the City Centre Bridge

Everyone – even those travelling in a car or crossing the bridge on a trolleybus. And it's far more simple than one would think. ..

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

Antwerp - Belgium

CURANT will host next international conference on migration projects with other UIA projects

On 12 and 13 June 2019, CURANT is hosting an international conference, together with the UIA Secretariat and the cities of Bologna, Vienna and Utrecht..

CitiCap - Citizen's cap-and-trade co-created

Lahti - Finland

Lahti invites fellow cities to join in

The CitiCAP project will launch the world’s first pilot on personal carbon trading on mobility emissions in the Autumn 2019. One of the City of Lahti’..

Key figures

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