EU consultations with urban implications

Since its inception in 2000, the Conference of Atlantic Arc Cities has developed an intense work of analysis and lobby, on behalf of its members and standing for the European cities in general. When it comes to public authorities, the reach is more ambitious than short spanned economic benefits. Thus, CAAC campaigns are inserted in…

Urban Planning and Environment seminar “Urban Streams”

By The Union of the Baltic Cities In the year when Riga is the European Capital of Culture Riga City Council City Development Department together with the Union of Baltic Cities Commission on Urban Planning and Commission on Environment invite you to the UBC joint commission seminar in Riga, Latvia in September 14th-17th, 2014 “Urban…

Reducing the environmental impact of farms along the Atlantic Arc

By the Community Research and Development Information Service Livestock production in certain parts of Europe follows an intensive model which, while economically beneficial, is often damaging to the environment. Side effects of the intensive model of pig, poultry and cattle production include emissions of greenhouse gases (ammonia, nitrous oxide and methane) and soil and water…