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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  • Small Scale Actions: an URBACT innovation helping cities experiment local solutions

    From community assemblies to green city walks, trials are improving urban policymaking across the EU.

    Sally Kneeshaw

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  • URBACT’s 2021 highlights

    Our Digital Communications Editor Ed Thorpe reviews the URBACT’ highlights from 2021 – another challenging year under the pandemic

  • 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.

  • Resilience and communities: URBACT at the Venice Architecture Biennale

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

  • 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?

  • "Inspiring other cities to take action": URBACT city Clermont-Ferrand at COP26

    Clermont-Ferrand brings an important message to COP26: cities of all sizes have a central role to play in tackling climate change.

    Amy Labarrière

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