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29/07/2020

🔋In Breda, the @airqon_eu project works on substituting diesel generators with a supply system based on e-batteries… https://t.co/ok0AUuSgio

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23/07/2020

D-day of the #HousingExclusion2020 Overview @FEANSTA @Abbe_Pierr Now released! Read @lauracolini& @RuthSOwen1 artic… https://t.co/zMqI3tjnoi

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22/07/2020

🤔Missed the preview of @FEANTSA and @Abbe_Pierre 5th Overview of #HousingExclusion2020 during @UIA_Initiative &… https://t.co/i2CNiDDsl7

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The UIA needs your expertise!

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Grab your chance to work with this exciting Initiative! The UIA is looking to recruit motivated professionals as experts to support the implementation of projects of the second Call for Proposals as well as specialists to undertake the Strategic Assessment of the proposals submitted under Call 3.

Security in public spaces: your input needed

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In the scope of the Urban Innovative Actions, the European Commission would like to better understand the needs and approaches of urban authorities to security in public spaces. the deadline to answer this survey has been extended to 15 December - let us know your views and contribute to the debate on security.

Stories from the project’s side - #2

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In this article, hear about the latest news from our UIA projects – and find out where they find their inspiration, how they get inhabitants on board and what innovative tools they have already developed over the last months!

The Urban Agenda for the EU launches the Public Feedback

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Through the Public Feedback you are invited to provide your views on the draft actions proposed in the Background Paper by the Partnerships of the Urban Agenda. It is already possible to contribute to four topics: housing, air quality, urban poverty and integration of migrants & refugees.

Events

26/juin/2020

Cities engaging in the right to housing - No one left behind Web conference

Today, more European cities and social movements are calling governments at all levels to take responsibility for reaffirming housing as a right and not as a commodity. They are also showing the way by trying out concrete actions to implement the right to housing. This web conference #2 will be dedicated to housing exclusion, homelessness and migrants, which are on the rise reaching increasingly large sector of population, regardless of age, gender, and ethnicity. At least 700 000 people are homeless any given night in the EU, 70% more than a decade ago. In addition, the current COVID-19 emergency shows how essential housing is, considering to that many people cannot access secure, safe home, or are at risk of housing difficulties loosing jobs and working opportunities.
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24/avr/2020

Apr 2020 Events How can cities build alternative community-led housing models? - URBACT-UIA webconference on community-led practices

Save the date! 24 April web conference on Community-Led practices URBACT and UIA are organising a web conference on 24 April (10.00 AM – 13.00 PM), exploring the practical ways cities implement community-led practices for housing. Save the date to share your ideas and experiences and to discuss with high level experts on alternative housing models.
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30/jan/2020
31/jan/2020

Meet all UIA Cities at the Cities Forum in Porto!

The UIA is actively participating in the 4th edition of the Cities Forum, organised by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy, and the City of Porto, on 30-31 January 2020 in Porto. Make sure to book your seat by Friday 29 November!
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22/oct/2019
12/nov/2019

Register to our online support sessions

In addition to the seminars, the Permanent Secretariat will also organise online sessions with applicants – two collective Q&A sessions, on 22 October (14:30 – 16:00 CET) and on 12 November (14:30 – 16:00 CET), as well as several one-to-one individual consultation sessions in November and December.
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07/oct/2019
10/oct/2019

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 regions. It will take place in Brussels from 07 to 10 October 2019. UIA will host two workshops and registrations are now open on the EUWRC website.
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12/juin/2019
13/juin/2019

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 of migrants and refugees", taking place in the Flemish city on 12/13 June 2019, alongside the EUROCITIES Working group on Migration and Integration. Make sure to register before the 28th of May 2019.
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08/oct/2018
11/oct/2018

Three UIA workshops at the European Week of Regions and Cities

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 regions. It will take place in Brussels from 08 to 11 October 2018. UIA will host three workshops. Registrations now open on the EUWRC website.
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05/juin/2018

UIA projects at the EU Sustainable Energy Week!

As part of the upcoming EU Sustainable Energy Week, the UIA initiative will partner up with the Urban Agenda Energy transition partnership for the “Energy transition in action” workshop. The workshop will take place on the 5th of June, from 4 to 5.30pm in Brussels (Charlemagne building, meeting room “De Gasperi”).
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27/mar/2018

UIA at the UDN workshop for Irish cities

The Urban Development Network Workshop will take place in Cork on 27th March 2018. The workshop is organised by the Commission, the Committee of the Regions, the Southern Regional Assembly and the City of Cork as hosts. Members of the UIA Permanent Secretariat will take part together with representatives from UIA projects.
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09/mar/2018

Watch the webinar on the project management and communication work packages, and register to the live Q&A!

Can a Delivery partner be in charge of the project management? What do you need to ensure a sound management and coordination of the project? You would like to receive some practical examples and advice to better structure your project management WP? How to design a communication strategy? Learn all you need to know in this pre-recorded webinar. Still have questions? Register to the online Q&A session to be held on 9 March 2018 from 10am (CET)!
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28/fév/2018
02/mar/2018

UIA at the Urban Future Global Conference 2018

More than 3,000 city changers are meeting in Vienna from 28 February until 02 March at the UFGC, Europe’s largest event for sustainable cities. UIA will be part of it with a stand and speakers from UIA projects will participate in workshops, come and join us!
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23/fév/2018

Watch the webinar on the eligibility of funds and register to the live Q&A!

Does your project fit the activities you are proposing in your Work Plan? Does each project partner need to secure co-financing contribution? Are all your planned project costs eligible? Learn all you need to know in this pre-recorded webinar. Still have questions? Register to the online Q&A session to be held on 23 February 2018 from 10.00am (CET)!
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07/fév/2018

Applicant Seminar in Malmö

UIA will hold an Applicant Seminar in Malmö on 07 February 2018. Registration for this event is now closed. If you wish to attend, please send us an email at info@uia-initiative.eu
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27/nov/2017
28/nov/2017

UIA at the Cities Forum

The 3rd edition of the Cities Forum organised by the European Commission will take place in Rotterdam on 27/28 November 2017. UIA will be present with a stand and UIA cities will participate in workshops and panel discussions. Register now!
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10/oct/2017

UIA workshop at the European Week of Regions and Cities

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 regions. It will take place in Brussels from 09 to 12 October 2017. UIA will host a workshop on 10 October together with DG REGIO. Save the date!
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09/fév/2017

UDN event on the UIA 2nd call for Proposals

The Urban Development Network (UDN), managed by the European Commission, and the UIA Permanent Secretariat are joining forces to support urban authorities interested in the 2nd UIA Call for Proposals in preparing their project proposals.
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02/fév/2017
23/fév/2017

Applicants webinars - 2nd Call for Proposals

Over the course of February, the Permanent Secretariat of the UIA initiative will organise a series of four webinars to support interested organisations in the preparation of their 2nd Call application.
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10/oct/2016
13/oct/2016

European Week of Regions and Cities

The European Week of Regions and Cities (new name of the Open Days) is the annual event organised by Committee of the Regions and DG Regional and Urban Policy for cities and regions. It will take place in Brussels from 10 to 13 of October 2016 and UIA will animate a workshop on 11 October.
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30/mai/2016

CoR Forum on the EU Urban Agenda

The Committee of the Regions is organizing a forum on the EU Urban Agenda in the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam on the 30th of May 2016. UIA will attend and hold a stand in the exhibition area.
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13/jan/2016

Seminaire pour les candidats à Bruxelles

En raison du nombre élevé de participants et du nombre limité de places, il n'est plus possible de s'inscrire à cet évènement. Merci de votre compréhension.

Le premier séminaire pour les candidats aura lieu à Bruxelles le 13 janvier 2016
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