URBACThttp://urbact.eu/Urbact News and Eventsencopyleft23/11/2014 15:16copyleftcopyleftblog National Infodays http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2214#249 From September 2014 to January 2015, the URBACT Secretariat in collaboration with national authorities is organising URBACT National Infodays in most of the EU countries, Norway and Switzerland. Infodays are dedicated to sharing achievements and... 19/11/2014 16:52 National Infodays URBACT 2014 - 2020 http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2110#240 Go up Timeframe Final Draft of the Operational Programme (OP) – 7 February 2014Public consultation via website – Until 13 May 2014Submission of the OP to the European Commission – October 2014Final approval of the OP by the European Commission –... 21/10/2014 12:17 URBACT 2014 - 2020 URBACT 2014 - 2020 http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2110#227 Contents Overview of URBACT III Proposed Strategy, Objectives and Lain Interventions for URBACT III Focusing on Thematic Objectives in a Flexible Way Elaboration of the URBACT III Programme Consultation Process PUBLIC CONSULTATION Timeframe... 21/10/2014 11:36 URBACT 2014 - 2020 Outputs http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2100#211 Main outputs of the URBACT Capitalisation process so far: Annual URBACT Tribune; New series of URBACT thematic reports quot;Cities of Tomorrow: Action Today quot; (2013).The Tribune 2014 (Job Generation, Environmental Interventions, Social... 01/10/2014 18:09 Outputs The Secretariat http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=402#52 ROLE The URBACT Secretariat implements and monitors URBACT’s main activities. Coordination: It coordinates and monitors the work done by the projects as well as the capitalisation and dissemination of knowledge at the programme... 16/09/2014 14:29 The Secretariat The Secretariat http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=402#82 Son rôle Le Secrétariat URBACT assure la mise en œuvre et le suivi des principales activités d URBACT : Animer : il coordonne et anime le suivi des travaux des projets et du processus de capitalisation et de dissémination des connaissances à... 16/09/2014 14:28 The Secretariat Local Support Groups http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2209#242 http://urbact.eu/fileadmin/general_library/Dutch.pdfContent A Local Support Group, what for ?The URBACT LSG Toolkit Other capacity-building actions URBACT Local Support Groups (ULSG) are a fundamental building block of the URBACT... 14/08/2014 15:39 Local Support Groups URBACT Capitalisation http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2098#210 Since its conception the URBACT programme has considered issues of capitalisation of utmost importance. URBACT II puts a strong emphasis on capitalisation understood as the production of new knowledge building on existing experience and... dreamstime_m_25396164sm.jpg 31/07/2014 18:06 URBACT Capitalisation National Training on Participative Action Planning http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2096#208 In 2013, URBACT is launching a new initiative to support its beneficiaries in delivering better results at local level. Partners of 15 URBACT projects created under the 3rd and last call for proposals will benefit from a new support scheme. Training... 18/07/2014 16:30 National Training on Participative Action Planning National Dissemination Points http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2212#245 You want to know more about URBACT in your own language? You think that your local experience can benefit from sharing it with us but you would like information in your native language? URBACT National Dissemination Points are there to support... 22/04/2014 15:03 National Dissemination Points Why get involved http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=397#74 There are two ways to participate in URBACT:Do you represent a city, region, university, etc.? Your organisation can become a Lead Partner or a partner in an URBACT project. For a period of 2 or 3 years, you can: Build strong links with city... 02/04/2014 16:57 Why get involved Local Support Groups http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2209#243 David Lawless, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland, SURE URBACT Project, explains his experience of URBACT Local Support Group. Go up 24/03/2014 20:20 Local Support Groups Food-related Initiatives for Sustainable Local Development: Lessons from URBACT http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5385 This was the topic of one of the workshops organised by URBACT, during the Open Days in Brussels on the 9th of October. Its aim, understand how city initiatives related to food can lead to local economic, social, environmental development and... 04/11/2014 00:00 Food-related Initiatives for Sustainable Local Development: Lessons from URBACT ENTER.HUB: Policy Makers Sign Protocol of Intents for the Development of Mobility Hubs http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5384 Getting closer to the end of their activities, URBACT networks are starting to see the results of their hard work. This is the case of ENTER.HUB that secured during the summer of this year the signature by the elected representatives of all the... 29/10/2014 00:00 ENTER.HUB: Policy Makers Sign Protocol of Intents for the Development of Mobility Hubs URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5381 Organized in close cooperation with the United Nations, the URBAN FUTURE Global Conference takes place November 18-19 in Graz, Austria. The event will host hundreds of high-level attendees and more than 170 speakers from around the world. 28/10/2014 00:00 URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5382 URBACT partners the URBAN FUTURE Global Conference, the largest networking event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities. Organized in close cooperation with the United Nations, the conference takes place November 18-19 in Graz, Austria. 28/10/2014 00:00 URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5383 Organized in close cooperation with the United Nations, the URBAN FUTURE Global Conference takes place November 18-19 in Graz, Austria. The event will host hundreds of high-level attendees and more than 170 speakers from around the world. 28/10/2014 00:00 URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urban-news/?entryId=4935 URBACT partners the URBAN FUTURE Global Conference, the largest networking event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities. Organized in close cooperation with the United Nations, the conference takes place November 18-19 in Graz, Austria. 28/10/2014 00:00 URBAN FUTURE Global Conference 2014 - The Largest Networking Event in Central Europe for Sustainable Cities Strengthening the Links between the Four Interregional Programmes http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5380 Interview with Michel Lamblin, Programme Director, INTERREG IVC/Europe; Emmanuel Moulin, Head of Secretariat, URBACT ; Peter Mehlbye, Head of ESPON Coordination Unit and Petra Mascov, Head of the Managing Authority, INTERACT. The four discussed the changes in the structure and mandate of their programmes and what makes them different from the others in the programming period 2014 ? 2020. 23/10/2014 00:00 Strengthening the Links between the Four Interregional Programmes Capturing Economic Opportunities: How can Cities Carve out New Growth Paths? http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5379 European cities are confronted with a rapidly changing economy. The crisis has destroyed jobs across both service and manufacturing industries, and has revealed the shakiness of the financial service sector. Jobs get lost, some businesses become... 21/10/2014 00:00 Capturing Economic Opportunities: How can Cities Carve out New Growth Paths? URBACT Secretariat is Looking for a Communications Intern http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/open-calls/?entryId=4981 URBACT is looking for a Communications Intern to assist the URBACT Secretariat Communications team in its activities for 2015 and to provide them visibility. 20/10/2014 00:00 URBACT Secretariat is Looking for a Communications Intern Renewing Old Markets - Tool for Sustainable City Development http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5378 Markets are as old as cities. And in each city and country they are as diverse as it can be. But in all cases, they create meeting spaces, business and jobs and they have a wide-ranging potential when it comes to implementing sustainability policies... 17/10/2014 00:00 Renewing Old Markets - Tool for Sustainable City Development