factory cities of europe: united in partnership
Fostering a sense of belonging to Europe
by promoting the debate on the future of Europe
In the second half of the nineteenth century, industrial cities arise throughout Europe.
Nowadays they represent an important part of the local heritage in many European regions.
FACE UP project aims at creating a network of towns to explore together how to foster citizens’ awareness of the historical-industrial heritage of European factory town.
To discover the past and shape the future
A TV series on Company towns in the EU
A literary tour of each partner's town and his history of local welfare, solving mysteries and following clues around Europe. 9 episode, one for each partner
Virtual tours and exhibitions
To know the places of the past and the future
The city of the future EU
A compendium of best practices on new territorial welfare