Baltic Sea Pioneers for better pollution monitoring and reporting

Last year SIWI Swedish Water House and Race for the Baltic (RFTB) run the project “Baltic Sea Pioneers for better water pollution monitoring and reporting”. The policy brief that concludes the recommendations that came out from the project is attached. The recommendations are based on the project research and workshop discussion with more than 100 participants from local, national and regional stakeholders. In brief, the project concludes that

RUGGEDISED smart city project

RUGGEDISED is a smart city project funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. It brings together three lighthouse cities: Rotterdam, Glasgow and Umeå and three follower cities: Brno, Gdansk and Parma to test, implement and accelerate the smart city model across Europe. Working in partnership with businesses and research centres these six cities will demonstrate how to combine ICT, e-mobility and energy solutions to design smart, resilient cities for all.

The UBC Bulletin is now released!

The new Baltic Cities Bulletin "Sharing the European Dream" is now available!

This issue presents the challenges and achievements in integration of immigrants and refugees. The cities' stories show e.g. what measures have been taken to welcome the migrants in our societies, how the integration of new citizens as full members of the society has been supported.

Also, it contains: