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

News from the UIA projects

CURANT - Co-housing and case management for Unaccompanied young adult Refugees in ANTwerp

Antwerp - Belgium

Antwerp hosts three days conference on migration

The city of Antwerp hosted an international conference on migration, organised by the Urban Innovative Action Fund (UIA) in June. UIA-cities Antwerp, ..

MiFRIENDLY CITIES

Coventry - United-Kingdom

MiFriendly Cities Journal 2: Meeting, talking and confidence building

The essential elements of creating communities, innovation and social enterprises..

CURANT - Co-housing and case management for Unaccompanied young adult Refugees in ANTwerp

Antwerp - Belgium

CURANT Expert Journal: holistic approach to integration and evaluation mechanisms

In his 4th journal of CURANT, UIA expert Fabio Sgaragli discusses the significance of a holistic approach to integration and the potential contributio..

SASMob - Smart Alliance for Sustainable Mobility

Szeged - Hungary

Prizes for Szeged University’s Cycling Employees

The citizens of Szeged University reached nearly 250 cycling days in the “Bike To Work!” campaign. Committed to a healthy lifestyle and environmentall..

CoRE - Centre of Refugee Empowerment

Vienna - Austria

On the way to the Austrian health system: CORE supports refugee doctors

Medical doctors with a refugee background need to have their diploma obtained at a foreign university recognised in Vienna, by successfully completing..

Vilawatt - Innovative local public-private-citizen partnership for energy governance

Viladecans - Spain

The Municipal Plenary approves the establishment of the consortium of the future local company Vilawatt

Last March, the municipal plenary provided initial approval of the bylaws of the Vilawatt consortium and the establishment of this new body...

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

Kerkrade - The Netherlands

Spectacular happening at Super Circular Estate

On Thursday the 9th of May (‘Europe Day’) an impressive spectacle took place at the Super Circular Estate sight in Bleijerheide, Kerkrade. A big crane..

FED - Fossil Free Energy Districts

Gothenburg - Sweden

FED Zoom-in 2: Upscaling the FED project

First stop: Netherlands. UIA Expert Zeno Winkels focusses on “a visit of representatives from Johanneberg Science Park (JSP) and the Business Region G..

CoRE - Centre of Refugee Empowerment

Vienna - Austria

CORE – An incubator for innovative integration projects in Vienna

Within the framework of the Viennese CORE project, ideas that contribute to the objectives of CORE can apply for funding. The CORE project can provide..

UIA latest news & events

All news & events
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...
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

Key figures

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