URBACThttp://urbact.eu/Urbact News and Eventsencopyleft02/08/2014 04:25copyleftcopyleftblog 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 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... 27/05/2014 10:35 URBACT 2014 - 2020 Local Support Groups http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2209#242 Content 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 programme. Each URBACT partner is required to set up a Local... 23/05/2014 12:08 Local Support Groups 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 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 – June 2014Final approval of the OP by the European Commission –... 17/04/2014 17:28 URBACT 2014 - 2020 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 Become a Thematic Expert http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=399#76 Lead Experts play a key role in each URBACT II project. They provide support for the entire duration of the project both in terms of content and working methods. They also contribute to the overall programme level activities on behalf of the... 19/03/2014 19:43 Become a Thematic Expert URBACT 2014 - 2020 http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2110#241 URBACT III – Future Orientations from URBACT Go up 12/03/2014 18:00 URBACT 2014 - 2020 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... 20/01/2014 16:18 The Secretariat 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... 20/01/2014 16:18 The Secretariat Training for Elected Representatives http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=2092#204 The URBACT Programme, with the active support of the European Commission, launched a pilot project for training elected representatives in integrated sustainable urban development. This pilot training project is opened to mayors, deputy mayors... 27/11/2013 17:09 Training for Elected Representatives EU CONSULTATION: Key Features of an EU Urban Agenda http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/eu-news/?entryId=4972 Why have an EU urban agenda? How tight a focus should it have? Where can EU action bring most added value? Should cities be involved in policymaking? And if so how? ? here are some of the main questions of this wide EU consultation, aiming to better... 28/07/2014 00:00 EU CONSULTATION: Key Features of an EU Urban Agenda TheGeneral Commission for Territorial Equality ? Background and Mission of the new Managing Authority of URBACT http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5360 We had the chance to discuss these issues with Raphael Le Mehaut, Prefect and Deputy General Commissioner for Territorial Equality, and Director for Cities and Urban Cohesion at GCTE, the new URBACT Programme Managing Authority. 24/07/2014 00:00 TheGeneral Commission for Territorial Equality ? Background and Mission of the new Managing Authority of URBACT URBACT NATIONAL INFODAYS in Your Country ! http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=#4922 Starting with September, URBACT is on the road again! Showcasing the results and successes of URBACT II and introducing the new features for 2014-2020, the URBACT team will be present in a maximum of EU Member or Partner States. Check first dates... 23/07/2014 00:00 URBACT NATIONAL INFODAYS in Your Country ! Rebuilding Mlaga on Community Power http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5359 quot;Each city is like a different world, quot; says Fernando Barreiro, Lead Expert of the USER network, quot;but there are many things they can learn from each other quot;. Understanding this was precisely what made the active Spanish city of Mlaga join a network with other cities across Europe, aiming to share knowledge and experience on how to engage citizens in the caretaking of their surroundings and, together with other stakeholders, the creation of better public spaces. 21/07/2014 00:00 Rebuilding Mlaga on Community Power Are You an Open City? Send your Application for the Access City Award 2015 http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/eu-news/?entryId=4971 Is you city barrier-free? Do you have strategies and actions that make it a better place for everyone? Showcase your work on accessibility by sending your application for Access City Award. 21/07/2014 00:00 Are You an Open City? Send your Application for the Access City Award 2015 URBACT at the OPEN DAYS 2014 http://urbact.eu/index.php?id=#4921 The OPEN DAYS ? European Week of Regions and Cities ? is the most important annual rendez-vous for all those passionate about their region, city or community. Organised over 4 days, the event welcomes some 6 000 participants in October each year for... 18/07/2014 00:00 URBACT at the OPEN DAYS 2014 Cities in Competition ? High-quality Cultural Offer Improves Attractiveness http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5358 Many cities focus on their economic development in order to become more competitive. They forget though that the soul of a city, its capacity to be festive, to make noise is a crucial parameter of attractiveness in the competition to attract... 16/07/2014 00:00 Cities in Competition ? High-quality Cultural Offer Improves Attractiveness URBACT Secretariat is looking for a Web Content Management Intern http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/open-calls/?entryId=4975 URBACT is looking for a Web Content Management Intern with the primary objective to help the URBACT Communications Team collect, rewrite, migrate and tag web content for our new website and to work on other tasks related with the development of the... 04/07/2014 00:00 URBACT Secretariat is looking for a Web Content Management Intern URBACT Secretariat is Looking for a Capitalisation Intern http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/open-calls/?entryId=4972 URBACT is looking for a Capitalisation Intern to assist the URBACT Secretariat Capitalisation team in the organization and follow-up of thematic workstreams and capitalisation events. 02/07/2014 00:00 URBACT Secretariat is Looking for a Capitalisation Intern Community-Led Local Development or How to Put People at the Center of Policy-Making http://urbact.eu/en/news-and-events/view-one/urbact-news/?entryId=5357 Building a common view of what Community-Led Local Development (CLLD) means and supposes, sharing experiences related to participatory processes and the use of this tool in non-urban contexts and understanding the challenges of applying it to urban... 26/06/2014 00:00 Community-Led Local Development or How to Put People at the Center of Policy-Making