The generation of waste is one of the central concerns in urban agglomerations due to the urban population growth, economic burdens imposed on the municipal budget, and nuisances inevitably caused to the environment and local inhabitants. To optimise the system from a sustainability perspective, moving towards a more circular economy is necessary.
Green, affordable energy and transport, support for SMEs and innovation. Our cities are taking action on climate+social justice.
What does circular economy in the building sector mean to you in theory and where are we standing today? Which are the key challenges, the needs and...
The URBACT Programme Experts share their thoughts and expectations.
Ania Rok, URBACT programme expert, takes a close look at URBACT's 5 most environmentally friendly networks.
Yvan Corbat, URBACT Lead Expert, says rewarding good behaviour still works! Case in point, in Santiago de Compostela (ES) local citizens are rewarded...