Thematic Clusters

Thematic Clusters

Inclusion of migrants and refugees

The Action Plan of the EU Urban Agenda (2016) on Integration sets out the priorities and main actions of the European Commission’s work on integration. The main actions are:
  • Inclusive education and training
  • Improving employment opportunities and skill recognition
  • Promote access to health
  • Adequate and affordable housing

Circular Economy:

The Action Plan of the EU Urban Agenda (2016) for Circular Economy establishes a concrete and ambitious programme of action, with measures covering the following cycle:
  • Production and consumption
  • Waste management
  • Market for secondary raw materials



Air quality

The Action Plan of the EU Urban Agenda (2016) for Air Quality involves four concrete topics of action:
  • Modelling city-specific situations
  • Mapping of regulatory instruments and funding
  • Recommendations on air quality good practices
  • Developing a guideline for cities’ air quality action plans