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“As cities, we all share the same fate.” Interview of Ahmed Aboutaleb, Mayor of Rotterdam

The City of Rotterdam will host the final conference of the AUDITS project on 3-4 December; why is it a subject of interest to your city? Ahmed Aboutaleb: In recent years, Rotterdam has taken some important steps in the area … More

Police-population relations: interview with Yvan Mayeur, Mayor of Brussels

In an interview with Efus, the Mayor of Brussels, Yvan Mayeur, explains why his city took part in the IMPPULSE project and how it will benefit residents. On 16-17 November, the city of Brussels will host the final conference of … More

Justice and Security in Intercultural Europe: Exploring Alternatives, 16-18 November 2015 Leuven (BE)

    The partners of the project ALTERNATIVE would like to invite you to attend the final conference: “Justice and Security in Intercultural Europe: Exploring Alternatives” (Leuven, Belgium, 16-18 November 2015). ALTERNATIVE is a four-year research project funded by the FP … More

Security and tourism: Brussels campaigns against pickpocketing

Brussels, Belgium, July 2015 – The city of Brussels and the neighbouring commune of Ixelles, which receive together some 3.8 million overnight stays, have launched a new campaign aimed at preventing pickpocketing against tourists. It consists of four video clips … More

Luxembourg takes on the European Council’s rotating presidency

July 2015 ­– The Luxembourg presidency of the European Council started on 1st July for six months. It’s the 12th time that Luxembourg takes on the rotating presidency of the EU. The challenges for Europe are important, emphasised Xavier Bettel, … More