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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  • Bees and the city

    Have you heard the buzz?

    When it comes to bees and cities, there's plenty of food for thought! Read more about BeePathNet's latest tools and updates.

  • URBACT starts with [u]

    Discover URBACT’s Partner Search Tool's latest ideas

    As we approach the launch of the next URBACT programme edition, cities are already connecting and exploring opportunities to work together.

  • Mechelen (BE)

    How data can make parks safer

    Fabian Massart, Belgium National URBACT Point, shares with us how data can make cities more secure using the example of Mechelen (BE).

  • Urban garden in Mouans-Sartoux (FR) - Photo by François Jégou

    Food purchase is an agriculture act!

    An article by BioCanteen’s Lead Expert, François Jégou.

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  • Teofil Gherca

    Meet URBACT's new Secretariat Director


    With 17 years experience in EU-funded projects, programme management and policy-making, Teofil Gherca has officially taken over the role of the Director of the URBACT Secretariat.

    Get to know him a little bit better and find out about his vision for the future!

  • A roof over everyone’s head

    What’s on the plate for cities? According to Laura Colini, URBACT Expert, it's due time to put ROOF’s pledge to eradicate homelessness into action.