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The EU´s Affordable Housing Initiative Co-creation of liveable neighbourhoods with cities and citizens
The EU´s Affordable Housing Initiative

Co-creation of liveable neighbourhoods with cities and citizens

Online Event (Zoom)
Friday, 17th September 2021, 9-11 am

Agenda
(Working language: English)

Welcome and presentation of programme
• MEP Andreas Schieder, Vice-President of the URBAN Intergroup

Introduction: Housing challenges in the EU
• Elena Szolgayová, Co-Chair of the Housing 2030 project, and Michaela Kauer,
Director of Brussels Office, City of Vienna, coordinators of the UAEU Housing
Partnership 2015-2018

Keynote: The Affordable Housing Initiative – State of Play
• Anna Athanasopoulou, European Commission, Head of Unit - Proximity, Social
Economy, Creative Industries, Directorate General GROW
• Followed by Q&A

Best Practices: Cities and citizens co-creating liveable neighbourhoods
• Sašo Rink, Director, Public Housing Fund of the Municipality of Ljubljana
• Vienna: Upscaling “Smarter Together” to “WieNeu+” – The added urban value of an
EU-funded neighbourhood development project – Linda Schneider, City of Vienna
• The European Responsible Housing Initiative- Highlighting Corporate Social
Responsibility in Housing – Barbara Steenbergen, Director of Brussels Office of the
International Union of Tenants
• Followed by Q&A

Reaction: The EIB´s approach to housing financing
• Andrea Colantonio, EIB
• Followed by Q&A

Conclusions and closing remarks
• MEP Jan Olbrycht, President of the URBAN Intergroup


IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that this ZOOM seminar will be recorded and published on the URBAN Intergroup website. By joining this session, you automatically accept that your image and sound can be recorded and broadcasted.

Sep 17, 2021 09:00 AM in Warsaw

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