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How Madrid used web-maps to highlight safety issues for women

Posted on 2019/02/14
In April 2018 Plan International launched the Free to Be city safety maps, an initiative that used crowdsourcing to map where girls and young women…

Mayor of Sofia credits young talent pool for business growth

Posted on 2019/02/12
The Mayor of Sofia, Yordanka Fandakova, has credited the young and well-educated talent pool the city has to offer as one of the key factors in Sofia…

DCC network stronger than ever at fourth Academy Seminar

Posted on 2019/02/08
Algeciras hosted the fourth Academy Seminar of the Digital Cities Challenge on the 29-30 January, as city representatives came together to discuss…

Registration open for European Commission’s Retail Workshops

Posted on 2019/02/04
Registration is now open for the European Commission’s Retail Workshops on how to revitalise and modernise the small retail sector, taking place in…

Europe leads the way in 5G trials

Posted on 2019/02/01
Europe is leading 5G trial activities worldwide with 138 trials in 23 countries developing new 5G business opportunities, according to the Second…

Fully electric busses hit the streets of Heidelberg

Posted on 2019/01/25
Heidelberg’s historic city centre is about to get a lot quieter after the public transport company Rhein-Necker-Verkehr (RNV) took delivery of three…