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    A road next to a train that crosses the tracks.

    Measuring the steps (even small ones) towards gender equality

    Discover how cities are at the forefront of the gender-climate nexus.

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    BiodiverCity: Community-based approaches to foster urban biodiversity

    In the bustling cities of our Network, a remarkable initiative called BiodiverCity is taking root. With a vision to harness the power of nature-based solutions, BiodiverCity aims to measure

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    Why are we still talking about gender equality? The FEMACT-Cities Action Planning Network: Addressing the implementation gap in gender equality policy

    The FEMACT-Cities Action Planning Network: Addressing the implementation gap in gender equality policy

    Why are we still talking about gender equality?


    2024 will mark the 25 year anniversary of the Pact of Amsterdam, the legal document which made gender equality compulsory in the European Union

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    URBACT University 2023 - problem solving tree

    Drie stappen om een project op te starten: lessen uit de URBACT zomeruniversiteit

    De nieuwe URBACT-steden kwamen van 28 tot 30 augustus bijeen in Malmö voor hun eerste persoonlijke ontmoeting. Dit was een gelegenheid om hun respectieve netwerken een eerste impuls te geven. Ter

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    Trois étapes pour lancer son projet : les enseignements de l’université d’été URBACT

    Les nouvelles villes URBACT se sont rassemblées du 28 au 30 août à Malmö pour une première rencontre en chair et en os. De quoi donner un premier coup de boost à leurs réseaux respectifs. Pour rappel

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    Uzzini vairāk par katru no Rīcības plānošanas tīkliem

    Pirmo URBACT IV projektu mājaslapas ir jau pieejamas!

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    A person wearing Vr glasses, standing on a wood board in front of a screen

    I’ve been to Härnosänd and seen the future of urban planning – through a VR Headset. And it will soon be coming your way.

    The METACITY Action Planning Network has gotten 10 cities thinking about the future of urban planning and how can new digital technologies, such as the metaverse or Artificial Intelligence (AI)

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    Ready for Action! Meeting, 15-16 November 2023

    Municipality of Rethymno organized the “Ready for Action! Meeting”, on November 15th-16th in Rethymno Crete.