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URBACT in Ireland

Roughly one third of Irish people live in the five big cities of Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway and Waterford, with another third estimated to be living in our towns. Ireland, as such, is transitioning from being once a very rural country to an urban-centred society.

National URBACT Point
Eastern & Midland Regional Assembly
Dr TRAVIS
O’Doherty
The Ministry in charge of URBACT
Department of Environment, Community and Local Government
Mr GARY
Ryan
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The URBACT City Festival 2018 will celebrate the rising influence of cities as leading actors of change, throughout the 2-day event in Lisbon
The URBACT City Festival 2018 will celebrate the rising influence of cities as leading actors of change, throughout the 2-day event On 13-14 September in Lisbon city practitioners, elected representatives, urban experts from all over Europe will work together, discuss the findings of 20 Action Planning Networks, and celebrate the 15th anniversary of the programme and the rising influence of cities as actors of change in Europe. Please see the website http://2018cityfestival.urbact.eu/ and dedicated facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/209185986531384/

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