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Good practices - 20.05.2019article by Tony Favro on this issue for CityMayors.
Citizen participation - 16.05.2019Best Practice in Citizen Participation” distinction is an award given annually by the International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD). It recognises the best public policies on citizen participation implemented by local governments.
Get the recognition you deserve: submit your proposal online by 8 June 2019.
Research and studies - 15.05.2019your feedback on the quality of their data.
Climate action - 14.05.2019video to see what we’re talking about.
#ClapForTheClimate is an initiative of our member association VVSG, the Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities.
Cohesion policy - 13.05.201925 infrastructure projects funded by cohesion policy across 10 Member states.
Smart cities - 08.05.2019European Capital of Smart Tourism? This initiative rewards European cities that give importance to sustainability, digitalisation, cultural heritage, creativity and accessibility in their tourism practices. It also gives you the opportunity to share your exemplary practices as a smart tourism destination.
Apply online by 10 May 2019 at 18:00 CET.
Traineeship - 06.05.2019
Apply for a traineeship with our Press and Communication team by 17 May. More details in the application pack. We look forward to hearing from you!
CEMR team - 02.05.2019new colleagues: Policy Officer - Sustainable Development Goals, Sarah Bentz; our new Project Officer - Administration and Finance, Chine Venturi; our new Communication Intern, Magnus Gottl; and our new Policy team Intern, Lisa-Marie Oevermann.
Integration - 30.04.2019#Regions4Integration, is a new initiative which will provide greater political, technical and financial support for integration work in local communities. This initiative is supported by the European Committee of the Regions, CEMR and other associations of local and regional governments.
Pierre Vander Auwera
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