News

E.g., 06/02/2023

E.g., 06/02/2023

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18/01/2023 - 13:33 h

European Parliament approval for Barcelona’s proposal of a European Capital for Local Commerce

. The initiative has the support of Barcelona City Council, Barcelona Metropolitan Area, Diputació de Barcelona, Generalitat de Catalunya and the Government of Spain.

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23/11/2022 - 09:29 h

Barcelona City Council presents its first Asia Strategy

. It seeks to strengthen the relationship in key areas for Barcelona such as innovation, sustainable tourism, economic promotion and logistics.

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03/10/2022 - 12:08 h

Barcelona signs collaboration protocols with Mexico City and Oaxaca to join forces in the development of a green and sustainable urban model

. With Mexico City it was agreed to create an Observatory for Green Urban Infrastructure and Urban Regeneration Policy.

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29/09/2022 - 14:00 h

Barcelona hosts the 5th specialized conference on public procurement and extraterritorial liability

. The Socially Responsible Public Procurement Group is organizing the 5th specialized days on public procurement and extraterritorial responsibility in human rights on November 16 and 17, 2022.

27/09/2022 - 12:21 h

Barcelona and Kyiv strengthen their ties with a collaboration agreement

. The agreement includes the fields of technology, education, health, arts and culture, tourism, transportation, city management and public safety.

21/07/2022 - 11:10 h

The Global Observatory of Urban Artificial Intelligence is presented in Barcelona

. It is an initiative promoted as from July 2021 by CIDOB, the cities of Barcelona, ​​​​Amsterdam and London, in collaboration with UN-Habitat and within the framework of the Cities Coalition for Digital Rights.

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19/07/2022 - 09:33 h

Barcelona will host Giga, a UN initiative to digitally connect all the world's schools

. The Government of Spain, the Generalitat de Catalunya and the Barcelona City Council have agreed to host the Giga Technology Center in Barcelona.

11/07/2022 - 12:02 h

Barcelona and Bologna join forces to develop digital twins of both cities

. Digital twins are based on the modeling of urban dynamics using massive data.

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13/06/2022 - 11:33 h

The mayors of Amsterdam and Barcelona reaffirm their commitment to sustainable tourism and the fight against overcrowding

. Both mayors made it known that they are calling for European regulation to combat illegal tourist accommodation.

12/05/2022 - 11:45 h

Barcelona hosts the Social Forum of the Eurocities network, which demands from the EU that cities have more resources to welcome refugees

. The Social Forum takes place over three days and is attended by more than 150 people representing cities from all over Europe.