Urban development - Publications

Sustainable urban development

Perception survey on quality of life in 75 European Cities - (2009-2010)

A survey was conducted in November 2009 to measure the local perceptions of quality of life in 75 cities. It includes 70 cities in the 27 Member States of the European Union and 5 cities in Croatia and Turkey.

A number of issues such as employment, environment, housing, transport, culture, city services and immigration are addressed by this survey.

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Sustainable urban development

Promoting Sustainable Urban Development in Europe - Achievements and Opportunities - (April 2009)

Promoting sustainable urban development is a key element of European Cohesion Policy seeking to exploit Europe's full economic potential. By reflecting on the key principles of integrated urban development, by giving examples from across the European Union and by sketching a few paths forward, the brochure provides both guidance for the less-experienced and inspiration for the well-experienced. pdf de en es fr Japanese

Susutainable urban development

Fostering the urban dimension : Analysis of the Operational Programmes co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (2007-2013) - (November 2008)


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Susutainable urban development

newThe urban dimension in Community policies for the period 2007-2013 - (February 2010)

Part 1 : The urban dimension in the cohesion policy for the period 2007-2013

Part 2 : The urban dimension in the other Community policies for the period 2007-2013

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