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LIKE THE GOOD PRACTICE CITY project of Schiedam on the URBACT website

http://urbact.eu/smart-land-use-sustainable-communities

 

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Register now for the European Week of Regions and Cities 2017!

Registrations for the European Week of Regions and Cities are now open:

http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/opendays/od2005/conf/EUweek2017/fo/SearchWorkshop.do?doAction=resetSearchWorkshopsDialog

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Interreg ‘School Chance’ project kicks off in Girona

Three member cities of the Eurotowns network – Girona as lead partner, Gävle and Reggio Emilia – are participating in the Interreg SCHOOL mobility CHAllenge in regioNal poliCiEs (School Chance) Project with five other European cities. Continue reading…

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Halmstad

Halmstad has a population of about 98,000 and is located in one of Sweden’s most expansive regions.Varberg is situated on the west coast of Sweden in the county of Halland connecting Oslo and Gothenburg with Malmö and Copenhagen.

The city of Halmstad is more than 700 years old and is rich in history. Until 1658 the city was part of Denmark. Halmstad has a mixture of old and new buildings, and the Nissan river divides the city into an eastern and a western part.
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Solingen

Solingen is home to about 160.000 inhabitants. The city is located in the federate state of North Rhine- Westphalia (NRW) in the western part of Germany, about 35 km northeast of Cologne and about 30 km southeast of Düsseldorf, the capital of NRW. The airports Cologne/Bonn and Düsseldorf are just a 30 minute drive away. Continue reading…

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Detmold

Location and population

Detmold is located in the area of East Westphalia-Lippe in the north of the state North Rhine- Westphalia. With a population of 73.000 Detmold is the largest city in the county Lippe. Situated next to the Teutoburger Wald/ Eggegebirge you can also find the famous Hermanns Denkmal. The city region of Detmold stretches over 129 km² and is divided into 27 districts. Continue reading…