Promoting innovation and the knowledge economy in health field for the local social and economic development.
Boosting Social Innovation BoostInno - network of 10 EU cities which worked on improving or creating the ecosystems, that stimulate, foster and develop social innovation.
Health is important for the wellbeing of individuals and society, but a healthy population is also a prerequisite for economic productivity and prosperity. The Lisbon strategy underlines the importance of health as a key factor for economic growth. However there is a limited awareness of the...
CityLogo is a transnational learning experience on citybranding and -marketing in modern urban politics. It is about a better positioning of cities in the (post) crisis economic arena and reinforcing the communication dimension in urban management.
Network for co-productive development of sustainable urban mobility plans empowering cities to create joint visions, targets and sets of measures to manage their future city progress
Develop new structures and tools that make it possible to improve collaboration on the "city-region" level...
Exploring current approaches to strengthen social cohesion in neighbourhoods
The starting assumption of the project is that creativity can act as a driving force for economic development of small urban centres and not only of big cities. Thus, the main value-added that the work of the Creative Clusters network can produce is to transfer the “creative city model” (too much...
How medium sized cities can generate new employment opportunities, prepare workers for jobs, and address mismatches between the supply of labour and demand for workers
Explores how demand-led workforce development strategies can be used as instruments of sustainable economic recovery in medium sized cities
Electric Vehicles in Urban Europe focuses on the development of integrated, sustainable strategies and dynamic leadership techniques for cities to promote the use of electric vehicles.
Electric Vehicles in Urban Europe (EVUE) focuses on the development of integrated, sustainable strategies and dynamic leadership techniques for cities to promote the use of electric vehicles. Urban initiatives to encourage the public and business to use EV's will contribute to EU clean air and...
FIN-URB-ACT strives for more efficient local support structures for SMEs' development and innovative economies. The rationale is that such structures on local level - where financial instruments meet nonfinancial assistance - are basic prerequisites for fostering start-ups and business growth...
Delivering Tailored Approaches for Innovative Logisitcs Solutions
Five cities working together to promote gastronomy as a key urban development.
Develop integrated and innovative management strategies for historic urban landscapes
Smart Specialisation at City Level
Innovative Heritage Management
Digital, social media and user-generated content improving urban governance
Urban Development Funds (UDFs) foreseen in the JESSICA initiative for integrated plans for sustainable urban development
Innovative, Practical Approaches to Tackling Youth Unemployment
Creating a good local economy through procurement
Reuse of vacant spaces as driving Force for Innovation on Local level
Ten european cities inspire each other to create innovative strategies that revitalize the retail sector in medium-sized cities.
Local Impacts from Smart City Planning
sub>urban. Reinventing the fringe
Implementation of integrated socio-economic regeneration strategies which build on local strengths and opportunities. This will be achieved by developing an integrated Socio-economic Urban REhabilitation Model for small and medium sized cities.
Promoting citizens engagement in upgrading urban green spaces
Combating poverty in deprived urban areas