UIA at the European Week of Regions and Cities – Register now!

Thinking urban transitions: the way towards a new socio-ecological pact

News from the UIA projects

Integration of migrants and refugees

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

Great results of the fourth edition of BC Labs

Integration of migrants and refugees
This last edition of the BC LABS has been a mixture of a new type of training in two new labour niches and experimentation with online ..
Jobs and skills in the local economy

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 expands its technological laboratories to Intermediate Schools

Jobs and skills in the local economy
After the installation and implementation of Tech Labs in Primary and Secondary Schools, in September 2021 this activity has been exten..
Jobs and skills in the local economy

NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe

Ventspils & Valmiera - Latvia

The Next Generation European micro-cities Ventspils and Valmiera will share their experience, lessons learned, and conclusions on the innovations introduced in urban development.

Jobs and skills in the local economy
On October 13, 2021, the closing conference of the unique Project in Latvia and the Baltics, “Europe’s Next Generation Micro Cities”, w..
Digital transition

WESH – We.Service.Heerlen

Heerlen - The Netherlands

WESH: a perfect showcase for the new Public Services Lab

Digital transition
We have interviewed Mr Ivar Moberts, Business & Community Developer at Brightlands Smart Service Campus in Heerlen and partner of the W..
Integration of migrants and refugees

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

MILMA project's it is still ongoing

Integration of migrants and refugees
As the Mayor said last June in the closing event, the MILMA project is ongoing with own funds, because of the successes obtain due to t..
Housing

ICCARus (Gent knapt op) - Improving housing Conditions for CAptive Residents in Ghent

Ghent - Belgium

Helping people to happy homes – ICCARUS interview in Salto

Housing
ICCARUS was featured in the Italian online news portal salto.bz, which has a specific series – “Start Europe Up”. ..
Air quality

AirQon - Air Quality through EV Battery Connectivity

Breda - The Netherlands

AirQon had a great weekend at the Ploegendienst festival

Air quality
In July, AirQon was at work at the Ploegendienst festival at the Galderse Meren near Breda. The project’s cars have powered a lot of vi..
Climate adaptation

GUARDIAN - Green Urban Actions for Resilient fire Defence of the Interface Area

Riba-roja de Túria - Spain

The second largest firefighting infrastructure in the world begins the first pilot tests

Climate adaptation
In recent weeks, the GUARDIAN project, aimed at increasing fire resilience in urban-forest interface areas of the Parc Natural del Túri..
Climate adaptation

RESILIO - Resilience nEtwork of Smart Innovative cLImate-adapative rOoftops

Amsterdam - The Netherlands

Tom (34) realized his own sustainable house with a blue-green RESILIO roof

Climate adaptation
In 2017, Tom Kuster (34) and his partner applied with a group for a building plot in the Bajeskwartier in Amsterdam East through a CPC:..

UIA latest news & events

rEGIO Star awards

ICCARus and NextGen Microcities selected for the RegioStars Awards

With a record of 214 applications up to May 2021, the 14th edition of the RegioStars Awards is arriving at its final stage. Two UIA projects are selec...
UIA Article
EURW

UIA at the European Week of Regions and Cities – Register now!

UIA will be present at the European Week of Regions and Cities 11-14 October for 3 sessions. Do not miss them!...
UIA Article
Aveiro foto

Thinking urban transitions: the way towards a new socio-ecological pact

Facing climate risks together with their social consequences, cities need to find new solutions to build a new socio-ecological pact. UIA is launching...
UIA Article
Lahti Mobility

COVID-19 Pandemic: a challenging time for UIA cities

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated cities’ resilience and ability to switch to new methods. The fight against the pandemic has forced governance s...
UIA Article
R2H logo

Right2housing.eu:The housing one-stop shop platform

As the 1 200 people who participated in the activity, if you are interested in how to concretely implement the right to housing at the local level, vi...
UIA Article
Cluj Napoca photo

UIA Summer Reading List: Green, Just and Productive European Cities

This Summer Reading List explores UIA projects’ contribution to the 3 pillars of the New Leipzig Charter, preparing for the Urban Agenda September web...
UIA Article
14 Oct 2021

UIA @EURegionsWeek: How to contribute to innovative, integrated and effective urban policies – UIA stories

SAVE THE DATE- UIA projects will be present at the European Week of Regions and Cities on 14th October (9.30-11.00 CET) to share their story at the en...
14 Oct 2021

UIA @EURegionsWeek: Innovation for Just Urban Transitions

SAVE THE DATE- UIA will be present at the European Week of Regions and Cities on 14th October (11.30-13.00 CET). During this key EU Regional and Urba...

UIA Knowledge Lab

Find inspiration and innovative solutions for your city

Search by ...

Theme
City
City size
Countries
Content types

Search by themes or location

Key figures

86
Projects funded
20
Countries covered
14
Topics addressed
5
Calls finalised