The Executive Committee welcomes five new members

Paris, July 2016 – Congratulations to the five cities that were elected new members of the Executive Committee at the General Assembly, held on 27-28 June in Setubal (Portugal). These are: Amadora, Portugal (pop. 175,000), Düsseldorf, Germany (pop. 604,000), Gdansk, … More

Field visits around Setubal’s programmes regarding senior citizens, urban planning and civil protection

Setubal, Portugal, June 2016 – On the occasion of the General Assembly held in Setubal (Portugal) on 27 and 28 June, the municipality organised a series of field visits to show participants some of the projects it has implemented concerning … More

Slovakia takes on the presidency of the EU at a time of unprecedented challenges

Paris, July 2016 – Slovakia (5.4 million inhabitants) took over from the Netherlands the rotating presidency of the European Union on 1st July at a time of unprecedented challenges following the ‘Brexit’ vote in Great Britain, which was to succeed … More

Efus is looking for an external evaluator

Efus is looking for an evaluator to carry out an external evaluation of its project Just & Safer Cities for All project For further information please consult here. Please send your detailed response to this call for tender to delatorre@efus.eu and judice@efus.eu no … More

Members of the 2016 Executive Committee

Executive Committee Members Elected on 28 June 2016 in Setubal, Portugal With deliberative vote President: Matosinhos / Portugal Vice-Presidents: Generalitat de Catalunya (ES), LPR-Niedersachsen (DE) (treasurer), Milan (IT), Rotterdam (NL) Amadora (PT), Amiens (FR), Aubervilliers (FR), Augsburg (DE), Barcelona (ES), Bruxelles (BE), Cascais (PT), … More

“European cities facing radicalisation: communication and counter-narratives”: over 180 local representatives and experts gathered in Bordeaux

Bordeaux, France, May 2016 – More than 180 local representatives and experts from 18 European countries attended the conference on “European cities facing radicalisation: communication and counter-narratives” co-organised by the European and French Forums for Urban Security and the city … More