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

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

Kerkrade - The Netherlands

Super Circular Estate Journal 2: Next steps

Take a look at the latest developments around Kerkrade’s project. ..

FED - Fossil Free Energy Districts

Gothenburg - Sweden

FED Journal 4: The FED system becomes operational

Gothenburg is heading towards a successful closure. ..

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

Antwerp - Belgium

Antwerp Circular South Journal 2: Moving towards direct implementation

Antwerp Circular South has begun unfolding. ..

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

Ljubljana - Slovenia

Design workshop An Object of Change

Designing sustainable products from wood and paper from invasive non-native plants at the Academy for Fine Arts and Design of University of Ljubljana ..

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 kicking off!

On 08 March, The City of Aveiro organised the kick-off event of the project Aveiro Steam City. During the event, held at “Teatro Aveirense”, the City ..

BRIDGE - Building the Right Investments for Delivering a Growing Economy

Rotterdam - The Netherlands

Invitation to the International UIA BRIDGE workshop

BRIDGE project is organising a workshop on 12 June 2019 in Rotterdam - an invitation to hear how Rotterdam is preparing for the Next Economy with BRID..

TMaaS - Traffic Management as a Service

Ghent - Belgium

City of Ghent wins the Belfius Smart Belgium Award 2018 with TMaaS

On Wednesday 24 April in Brussels, the City of Ghent won the Belfius Smart Belgium Award 2018 in in the category ‘Smart Cities with a population of mo..

MiFRIENDLY CITIES

Coventry - United-Kingdom

MiFRIENDLY CITIES Zoom-in 1: How an exemplary city/university partnership gives birth to a wellbeing FabLab

A bottom-up dominated adaptation to the needs of migrants and refugees in building a ‘Coventry for all’..

MiFRIENDLY CITIES

Coventry - United-Kingdom

Social Innovation Pitch Day

On Saturday 30 March, MiFriendly Cities held its Social Innovation Pitch Day in Birmingham, where a panel of judges and attendees from communities acr..

Key figures

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