Cities have a major impact on the health of populations, both positively and negatively. Emerging trends, such as ageing, pollution-related diseases and the increasingly recognised role of cities in affecting mental health, have to be tackled with a long-term effort in both policy, and urban planning.
Mobility is at the crossroads of various urban policy: Thriving Streets is connecting mobility with economic prosperity, accessibility, inclusion,...
How can we improve urban greenspaces in order to promote mental and phsyical health for our communities? Health&Greenspace Action Planning...
This Action Planning network aims to deepen the relationship between health and the urban environment, planning actions that focus on improving the...
What if we treated the climate crisis with as much urgency as Covid-19?
It's not just a health crisis we are living.
An editorial from the URBACT Secretariat on the short and long-term impacts of the Covid-19 crisis on city cooperation.
A reflection by Sally Kneeshaw, URBACT Programme Expert and Jaimie Just, Policy Advisor CEMR
At a time when the impact of the pandemic has changed our way of life, cities are showing their resilience.