Valmiera opens DARE, the makerspace for creative ideas and new opportunities

Valmiera opens DARE, the makerspace for creative ideas and new opportunities

At the end of February, the makerspace DARE (Latvian – Valmieras koprades darbnīca DARE) opened its doors in Valmiera. It provides anyone interested w...

NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe

Jobs and skills in the local economy

Ventspils & Valmiera - Latvia

The 'soft' elements of the E-Co-Housing project

The 'soft' elements of the E-Co-Housing project

An important part of Zuglo’s E-Co-Housing project, besides the smart, energy-efficient, social apartment building is the forward-looking initiative th...

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

Housing

Budapest - Hungary

Jaakko's story from Vantti: A permanent job as a Christmas present

Jaakko's story from Vantti: A permanent job as a Christmas present

Food service worker Jaakko Toljander is a cheerful and nice man even more when he has a good reason for a broad smile. In December, Toljander got a pe...

Urban Growth-GSIP Vantaa - Growth and Social investment Pacts for Local Companies in City of Vantaa

Jobs and skills in the local economy

Vantaa - Finland

A newly developed app will collect data from 500 passengers testing self-driving shuttles at DTU in the LINC project

A newly developed app will collect data from 500 passengers testing self-driving shuttles at DTU in the LINC project

When the first self-driving shuttles start running at the DTU Lyngby Campus in summer 2020, about 500 test passengers will have installed a LINC app d...

LINC - Transforming Urban Planning Providing Autonomous Collective mobility

Urban mobility

Albertslund - Denmark

Aveiro Criatech Artistic Residences

Aveiro Criatech Artistic Residences

One of the main goals of Aveiro STEAM City project is to educate and qualify resources on STEAM competences (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts an...

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

Jobs and skills in the local economy

Aveiro - Portugal

Mobile info point

GENT KNAPT OP SPREADS THE WORD AROUND THE CITY

Gent, a city of 260,000 inhabitants just outside of Brussels, Belgium, is like many cities: it faces the problem of not enough affordable and quality ...

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

Housing

Ghent - Belgium

BRICK-BEACH Journal 3: overcoming some of the challenges related to its infrastructural activities

BRICK-BEACH Journal 3: overcoming some of the challenges related to its infrastructural activities

In the third Journal of BRICK-BEACH, UIA Expert Miguel Lucena shows how the project is currently overcoming some of the challenges related to its infr...

BRICK-BEACH - Artificial regeneration of urban beaches with eroded recylced aggregates

Circular economy

Velez-malaga - Spain

NextGen Microcities Journal 1: First steps for Ventspils and Valmiera

NextGen Microcities Journal 1: First steps for Ventspils and Valmiera

UIA Expert Fabio Sgaragli reveals how “the ambition of the NextGen Microcities project is to develop a blueprint model for enhancing both the demand a...

NextGen Microcities - Next Generation Micro Cities of Europe

Jobs and skills in the local economy

Ventspils & Valmiera - Latvia

Journal 1 for ‘Yes, We Rent!’: Mataro’s first steps

Journal 1 for ‘Yes, We Rent!’: Mataro’s first steps

UIA Expert Nils Scheffler explains that “so far, no serious challenges for the project have arisen. There is a quite strong political and administrati...

Yes We Rent! - Leveraging vacant private property to build up a cooperative affordable housing scheme

Housing

Mataró - Spain