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Living the future: housing, sustainable cities and the EU cohesion policy after 2013

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Practical details: The conference will take place on May 18th 2010 in Brescia (Northern Italy) from 9:30 until 17:30, as part of the CECODHAS-Housing Europe General Assembly Meetings. All information related to the location as well as the registration is in the conference pack attached below.
Array Be part of the discussion on how the EU (in particular the EU Cohesion Policy) can help to develop smart, resource-efficient and inclusive cities and neighbourhoods and why affordable housing is a crucial element of it!

What this conference is about and why you should take part:
  • You will nurture the debate initiated by the European Commission on “Cities of tomorrow” including the reflection on the future urban priorities of the EU Cohesion Policy after 2013, with the expected presence of M. Johannes Hahn, EU Commissioner for Regional Policy, MEPs and regional leaders;
  • It will be a unique opportunity to exchange views with leaders of the social housing sector in Europe on the challenges facing cities and neighbourhoods of tomorrow;
  • You will be get a chance to learn from various European experiences of urban renewal and energy efficient housing initiatives;
  • You will see how sustainable urban development is promoted in a medium-size city like Brescia;
  • This conference will provide exceptional networking opportunities for the representatives of local authorities, energy agencies, and specialists of housing and urban issues, representatives of regional government as well as various European stakeholders.
Organiser:
Aler Brescia, Federcasa, CECODHAS-Housing Europe
Contact Name:
Alessandro Cesale
Contact Email: Source Language:
English

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