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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  • Cities must rethink procurement for a healthier economic recovery

    Ten tips for strategic, integrated public procurement to help local economies bounce back stronger.

    Matthew Baqueriza-Jackson

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  • URBACT networks and the ‘Just Transition’

    Green, affordable energy and transport, support for SMEs and innovation. Our cities are taking action on climate+social justice.

    Eddy Adams

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  • Walk and Roll Cities: a transformation towards people-centred streets

    Meet the URBACT cities exploring links between mobility and public space to promote sustainable, inclusive, attractive urban areas.

    Ivan Tosics

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  • Resilience and communities: URBACT at the Venice Architecture Biennale

    “How will we live together?” asks the 17th International Architecture Exhibition. URBACT has some answers.

    Simone d'Antonio

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  • Cities nurturing local food systems to fight climate change

    The way we produce, distribute, transform, consume food has a huge impact on GHG emissions. How can local governments intervene?

    Marcelline Bonneau

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  • Bees - honey COVER

    Swarming of Urban Bees across Europe

    "We have proven that the BEE PATH concept works in various European cities. Now, we need to connect the dots into a network and allow urban bees to swarm across Europe” says Maruška Markovčič, from the City of Ljubljana (SI).

    Klemen Strmsnik

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