Enhancing green spaces in cities: announcement of the Policy Lab for Slovenia

On October 20, the Slovenian Policy Lab will take place on site in Kranj, Slovenia, with online interventions from international experts.

small medium sized cities

EUKN Urban Review: Small and Medium-Sized Cities

Read about small and medium-sized cities, their opportunities and policy needs in our August Urban Review.


EUKN Urban Review: Summer in the City, European Heatwaves

Find out more about the urban heat island effect and methods for adaptation and mitigation against European heatwaves in the cities in our July Urban Review.

climate-neutral cities

Paving the way towards climate-neutral cities: the upcoming Policy Lab for Germany

On September 15, the Policy Lab for Germany on the topic of "Paving the way towards climate-neutral cities" will take place in Berlin.


Concluding the French EU Council Presidency

On 24 June, the meeting of the Directors General for Urban Matters (DGUM) was held in Paris under the French EU Council Presidency, concluding this Presidency which the EUKN supported strongly


EUKN Urban Review: Sustainable Tourism in Cities

Read more about sustainable urban tourism in our June Urban Review.


Policy Lab for Czechia: Digitalisation & innovation for cities of all sizes

The upcoming Czech EU Council Presidency aims to focus on digitalisation and the smart city concept with numerous national initiatives developed towards the development of this focus.


EUKN is Coming to the 11th World Urban Forum!

We are excited to announce that the EUKN will be present at the 11th World Urban Forum taking place in Katowice, Poland between 26 and 30 June 2022. Read on to find out more!

Katowice WUF 11

EUKN Urban Review: ‘Transforming our Cities for a Better Urban Future’

Read more about the 11th World Urban Forum and our engagement in this leading world event in the May Urban Review

refugees and migrants

EUKN Urban Review: Integration of Migrants and Refugees in Cities

Read more about the integration of migrants and refugees in cities in our April Urban Review

Shrinking Cities, depopulation, youth outflow

EUKN Urban Review: Shrinking Cities, Towards Urban Resilience

The topic of shrinking cities and urban resilience leads our March Urban Review.

Just-City-Making Policy Labs

Announcing the Art of Just-City-Making Policy Lab Series

In April and May 2022 the EUKN along with the French EU Presidency will organise three online Policy Labs on the theme of Just-City-Making in a Green, Digital and Productive manner.