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Making an application for the Atlantic City of the Year

A briefing by Tamara Guirao, CAAC coordinator STARTING THE 2015 EDITION! In the first edition, we have received several questions and comments at the General Secretariat, concerning the contest “Atlantic City of the Year”, symptom of a good welcome by the cities in the Atlantic Arc. They do not only want to participate, they also want…

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World Cities Day

A brief by Elise Baudelet, junior expert in territorial marketing at CAAC This October 31th 2014 is the inaugural ‘World Cities Day’. The United Nations General Assembly initiative is expected to promote the international community’s interest in global urbanisation and to encourage cooperation between countries in working towards sustainable urban development. Indeed, urbanization is a…

Brest Métrople Océane, Atlantic City of the Year

Being the Atlantic City of the Year. A City Award? What for?

Tamara Guirao Espiñeira, CAAC Coordinator Fourth months ago, CAAC opened the second edition of the contest “Atlantic City of the Year”. This award intends to recognize the efforts of the cities located in South-Western Europe towards excellence with a transnational prize. It is not a strictly “honorary” prize and that because: – If it is…