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Looking forward to the implementation of your actions, it is important to already examine and assess your local conditions and the means available in your city as well as to define a resourcing strategy. How to organise for the delivery of action plans, so as to maximise benefits, minimise lead times and mitigate risks?

This section which is bound to be completed with more tools in the future already offers tools related to using public funds and financing in a smart way by:

  • designing a funding strategy
  • being  innovative with public procurement

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The Ranking Tables

The Ranking Tables aim at considering one source or one type of funding source in relation with an action and its subsequent costs.

The Funding Matrix

The Funding Matrix aims at helping city practitioners solid and coherent funding strategies.

Smart Public Procurement

The Guide on Smart Public Procurement explores the key challenges to implementation of public procurement frameworks and how these challenges can be, and are being, overcome by cities across Europe.


Here is a few tips regarding smart public procurement from the URBACT Action-Planning Network PROCURE.