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

Read the first lessons from our Migrants and Refugees projects

News from the UIA projects

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..

U-RLP Utrecht Refugee Launch Pad

Utrecht - The Netherlands

U-RLP Zoom-in 2: Plan Einstein’s Narrative

Is the Plan Einstein (U-RLP) project contributing to the creation of a new narrative on the reception of refugees?..

NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe

Ventspils & Valmiera - Latvia

Municipal leaders and experts discuss innovation in urban development

On 6 June Ventspils gathered city leaders and city development specialists from all over Latvia. During the discussion event “Next Generation Innovati..

NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe

Ventspils & Valmiera - Latvia

ACORN, a municipal financial scheme, supports six business innovation projects

The evaluation of project applications of the innovation support programme ACORN (ZĪLE in Latvian) took place last June. From a total of 12 applicatio..

CoRE - Centre of Refugee Empowerment

Vienna - Austria

CoRE project and the role of volunteering

In his third journal, UIA Expert Christoph Reinprecht guides us through the role and relevance of voluntary activity both from the angle of refugee (s..

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

Lappeenranta - Finland

Do we need innovations? Zoom-in on geopolymers composites

Making the construction sector circular is one of the main challenge for the implementation of a full circular economy. The Urban Infra Revolutions pr..

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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...
Picture of the participants

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!...
Housing
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...
Mares

Beauty in Poor Places - a blog on two Jobs & Skills projects

“Why shouldn’t poor neighbourhoods have beautiful things?” Mauro-Gil Fournier asked me this a few weeks ago in Madrid. We were standing in a gleaming...

Key figures

75
Projects funded
18
Countries covered
12
Topics addressed
4
Calls finalised