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Inequality Matters – Webinar Series

The OECD Champion Mayors for Inclusive Growth initiative has launched a new webinar series, Inequality Matters, to explore thematic topics related to inequality in cities. Organised in partnership with our Champion Mayors cities and partners, these webinars cover a range of themes featured on this platform.

Housing in Cities in the COVID-19 era

COVID-19 exacerbated housing challenges in many cities. This webinar explored what local and national governments can do to offer adequate and more affordable and sustainable housing for all.

Panelists: Michael Hancock, Mayor of Denver, Michaela Kauer, Director of Vienna’s EU Liaison Office in Brussels, Daniela Grabmüllerová, Deputy Minister, Section of Coordination of EU Funds and International Relations, Ministry of Regional Development, Czech Republic and Sjoerdje Van Heerden, Scientific Officer, Joint Research Centre, European Commission.

December 10th

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Racial Equality and Inclusion in Cities

with Asher Craig, Deputy Mayor of Bristol (UK), Shams Asadi, Human Rights Commissioner, City of Vienna (Austria), and Magnus Magnusson, Director for Partnerships and Outreach in the Human and Social Science Sector (UNESCO).

September 10th 2020

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The COVID crisis in cities: a tale of two lockdowns 

with Zoran Janković, Mayor of Ljubljana (Slovenia), Rosannie Filato, Member of the Executive Committee of Montreal (Canada) and Michiel Grauss, Vice Mayor of Rotterdam (the Netherlands)
May 14th 2020
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Can cities be feminist?

with Gotzone Sagardui, Vice Mayor of Bilbao (Spain), Councillor Helen Godwin, Cabinet Member for Women, Children and Young People for Bristol (UK) and Jacqueline Ebanks, Executive Director of the Commission on Gender Equity, New York City (USA)
March 10th 2020
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Accelerating Cities’ Innovation Capacity with Bloomberg Philanthropies and the cities of Stockholm, New York, Syracuse and Montreal
June 12th 2019
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In the Green: Building Inclusive Climate Change Agendas in Cities with the cities of Los Angeles and Paris
July 10th 2018
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