Tauragė – new member of the UBC

The UBC warmly welcomes a new member city, Tauragė!

With 42 000 residents, Tauragė is located in in the Southwest of Lithuania, in Tauragė County.

Tauragė region is justly proud of its green and ecological environment. For example, the region produces more power from ecological sources than it consumes.

Tauragė develops complex measures of transport, energy, waste management and water treatment that will be implemented in the upcoming years.

Tauragė is looking for especially sustainably oriented contacts and partnerships.

SI seed money call for applications is open

The 2016/2017 call for applications is now open and will be closed on 1 February 2017

Projects must create conditions for lasting relations between organisations. Applicants can apply for up to SEK 500,000 in funding. Please note that the main applicant must be a Swedish organisation.

The project activities must be aimed at developing conditions for long-lasting sustainable relations between organisations in the Baltic Sea region.

01.03.2017 to 03.03.2017

Save the date for the Cultural Cities Commission meeting and Culturability II seminar – Cultural Planning Days, 1–3 March 2017, Pori

You are all invited to take part! The UBC Cultural Cities Commission Working Meeting is open to all UBC Cities and to all Commissions.

The programme and meals included are free of charge.

11.01.2017 to 13.01.2017

The Safe Cities Commission meeting in Kaunas, 11-13 January 2017

UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting
When? January 11 to January 13, 2017
Where? Kaunas (Lithuania), Hotel "Santaka Best Western", J. Gruodžio g. 21, Kaunas, Lithuania
We would like to invite you to our next UBC Safe Cities Commission meeting in Kaunas (Lithuania) during January 11-13, 2017 (so mark your calendars and plan your trip), to participate in discussing safety issues in the Baltic Sea Region.

Programme:

11.04.2017

 “Attractive and Inclusive Cities – Promotion of Equality of Men and Women in Local Life” Conference, organized by the UBC Working Group on Gender Equality and the City of Gdańsk, will take place on Tuesday, the 11th of April 2017 in the European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk.  

04.04.2017 to 07.04.2017

Youthful Cities Commission meeting "Digital renewal from a youth perspective", 4-7 of April 2017 in Gävle, Sweden.

Invitation, programme and practical information and registration form are attached.

Send the registration form to lena.hernandez_modin@gavle.se by 21 March 2017.