Urban agenda for the EU

Urban agenda for the EU

The urban agenda for the EU brings together the Commission, national ministries, city governments and other stakeholders to promote better laws, easier access to funding and more knowledge sharing on issues relevant for cities.


  • Urban Agenda for the EU
  • City initiatives

    City initiatives

    The Commission has established a number of initiatives supporting cities in tackling future challenges.

    Knowledge for cities

    Knowledge for cities

    Strong and reliable evidence, including experience and networks, on urban issues help to formulate EU policies, legislation and instruments.

    Cities events

    Cities events

    Upcoming and past events related to cities and urban development.

    Smart cities

    Smart cities

    The European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities (EIP-SCC), supported by the Commission, brings together cities, industry, small businesses, banks, researchers and other smart-city actors.