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

A2UFood - Avoidable and Unavoidable Food Wastes: A Holistic Managing Approach for Urban Environments

Heraklion - Greece

A2UFood 2nd Project Management Team and Board Meeting

A2UFOOD partners held their second meeting on 25-26 February 2019 in Athens at Harokopio University to discuss progress of the project and work togeth..

A2UFood - Avoidable and Unavoidable Food Wastes: A Holistic Managing Approach for Urban Environments

Heraklion - Greece

Project Presentation at the BIOHEC-LIFE Workshop

The A2UFood Project was presented to Greek stakeholders interested in renewable energies, sustainable transportation, social economy, energy independe..

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

The Commission for Research and Analysis is constituted

Ten entities attended the first meeting for the constitution of the Commission that will be responsible for supporting the dissemination of training a..

MILMA Project - Migrants Labour Integration Model based on Acculturation Project

Fuenlabrada - Spain

Visit of the European Commissioner, Corina Creţu, to MILMA project

Corina Creţu, European Commissioner for Regional Policy in the European Commission since 2014, visited Fuenlabrada and the MILMA project. She set Fuen..

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?..

Key figures

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