URBACT stories

Hear from the URBACT community on today’s most pressing challenges and inspiring examples from all around Europe. Find the inspiration you have been looking for to put knowledge into action!

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  • City Festival 2022 venue signs

    A carbon-neutral URBACT City Festival, is it even possible?

    This year's edition of the City Festival brought many novelties, including carbon-neutral measures. Here are the take-aways from this experience!


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  • Green jobs @IStock

    What will happen to our jobs when cities go climate neutral? 


    URBACT Expert Eddy Adams explores the green shift’s potential impacts on employment.

    Eddy Adams

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  • Let's talk about food_COVER

    Let’s talk about food!

    URBACT Expert, Macelline Bonneau, shares thoughts on how to bring EU and local policies closer to each other.

    Marcelline Bonneau

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  • Inspiring housing ideas_COVER

    Inspiring ideas for housing!

    Check out some of the innovative solutions from the European Responsible Housing Awards 2022.

    Laura Colini

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  • URBACT Local Groups_COVER

    How can local groups live on after URBACT projects end?

    URBACT experts share three strategies for towns and cities to ensure their URBACT-sparked local participation keeps on thriving.


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  • Rising temperatures

    URBACT cities are driving Europe’s acceleration towards a circular economy

    Urban circular economy solutions could keep global temperature rise below 2°C, writes Dr. Eleni Feleki, Lead Expert from the URGE Network.

    Eleni FELEKI

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