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Wiener Wohnen

Modecenterstraße 17-19, Unit 5, A-110

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EUROCITIES Working Groups Homelessness and Housing will meeting in Vienna on 6-7 December, for a policy transfer on ‘preventing evictions and homelessness’. The event is co-organized together with the host city and it is designed as a study visit showcasing Vienna’s work on preventing evictions and homelessness thought an integrated approach of housing and homelessness services.

The two-days study visit will give a unique opportunity to participating cities to:

1. Gain a depth understanding and know-how on Vienna’s ‘preventing evictions and homelessness’ practices, through a mix of presentations, site visit, discussions with key local stakeholders and peer-to-peer discussions
2. Showcase four cities good practices on preventing evictions and homelessness.
3. Analyse and reflect the lessons learnt, challenges and key successful factors of the practices, together with members of Working Groups Homelessness and Housing.
4. Elaborate a set of smart solution and follow-up actions, based on lesson learned and identified key factors, on how cities can improve their preventing evictions and homelessness systems and polices.

Call for four cities to showcase their work

In the framework of the European Commission’s programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI), EUROCITIES is financially supporting the active participation to the policy transfer of fourcities that are committed to work on 'preventing evictions and homelessness'.The cities are expected to present their work during the study visit, as well as to commit to develop/improve their local policies based on lessons learnt.

More details and the form regarding the application process, can be find in the call for participants to the study visit. You can apply to be one of the cities, by filling in the application form and sending it to patricia.couti@eurocities.eu, until 20 November.

You need to register to the WGs Homelessness and Housing joint meeting until 24 November, even if you apply as one of the four cities that will showcase their work!

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