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News and events of the RFSC

HERE'S THE LIST OF NEWS AND EVENTS ALL OVER EUROPE
AT WHICH YOU CAN LEARN MORE ABOUT RFSC.
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RFSC Collection of Case Studies

With more than 1000 registered users from more than 60 different countries, the Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities (RFSC) has been assisting local authorities, urban project stakeholders, academia, consulting services and other stakeholders on the process of designing, implementing and monitoring integrated strategies in the field of sustainable urban development. This has been done while…addread more

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RFSC webinar “Localise the SDGs in your city!”, 26 june 2018

HOW TO LOCALISE THE SDGs IN MY CITY? At the 2015 United Nations General Assembly, 193 UN member states unanimously adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which lays out 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs, which came into effect in January 2016, are a universal set of goals to be achieved by 2030…addread more

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Alliance for Urban Sustainability

The 2018 annual meeting of the Alliance for Urban Sustainability took place in Borås, Sweden, on 23 and 24 May. The Alliance for urban sustainability exemplifies the initiatives envisaged in the French and Swedish Strategic Partnership for Innovation and Green Solutions. It is a platform to enable cities to identify and adopt innovative sustainable urban…addread more

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CITIES LEADING THE WAY TO A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

On the 17th April 2018, the Portuguese Directorate-General for Territory, the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy, the Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities and the Municipality of Torres Vedras organised the Conference “Cities leading the way to a sustainable future“. The event was an opportunity to highlight the importance of the integrated approach as guiding…addread more

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Building Europe of Places and Links, 8-10 Nov, Strasbourg

The 38th Meeting of Urban Planning Agencies will be held in the Eurometropole of Strasbourg by ADEUS, the Agency for Development and Urban Planning of the Strasbourg agglomeration. This will be an opportunity for elected representatives and professionals , for urban planning agencies, their communities and their partners, for the members of European professional or…addread more

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From the Leipzig Charter to the SDGs: an integrated approach to sustainable development

On the 13th October 2017, the Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities (RFSC) and the Urban Development Network (UDN) jointly organised the event “From the Leipzig Charter to the SDGs – integrated approach to sustainable urban development” which took place at the CEMR Conference Centre, Brussels. The event aimed to identify and highlight the links between…addread more

From the Leipzig Charter to the SDGs

With almost 70% of the EU population living in urban areas, cities and regions are in heart of the development towards a more inclusive and sustainable future. Facing challenges such as the impacts of climate change, demography or economic growth they are also hubs and catalysts for innovation, job creation and sustainability. Achieving success in…addread more

RFSC Newsletter

The second issue of the RFSC newsletter is out

We have published the second issue of the RFSC newsletter! In this second issue of the newsletter, you will be able to find information on integrated and sustainable urban development, such as the events in which the RFSC participated but also how it can support the implementation and monitoring of the ERDF (European Regional Development Fund). The URBACT Good Practice…addread more

A two-day’s training session on the RFSC in Tours, France

Launched during the Congress of European Municipalities and Regions in April 2016, the European Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities is an online tool to assess and guide local and regional authorities involved in sustainable urban development. On the 20th and 21st of October 2016, Cerema provided a training session on the RFSC in Tours, France…addread more

RFSC & Covenant of Mayors Webinar available here

Webinar – “Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities: a self-assessment tool to evaluate the measures of your Action Plans” Recording – English (en) Speakers: Eugenia Mansutti – Covenant of Mayors; Pedro Bizarro – RFSC (PPT); La Rochelle Agglomération Urbaine (PPT); Nathalie Le Brun – Toulouse Métropole (PPT) The Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities (RFSC) and the…addread more