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  • Local and regional authorities major contributors to EU Green Week 2021

    ​This year, the European Committee of the Regions has once again cooperated with the European Commission to make the EU Green Week a success. Seven members of the European Committee of the Regions took part in different panels of the EU Green Week, three of them co-organized by the CoR, to discuss how to achieve […]

  • City partnerships showing early promise in North Macedonia

    Municipalities in North Macedonia are showing significant interest in establishing direct partnerships with cities and regions in the European Union and the government of North Macedonia is committed to strengthening local finances, local and regional politicians were told on 2 June. Powered by WPeMatico

  • Ocean of solutions to tackle climate change

    We are pleased to announce that the Ocean Climate platform has mentioned the MPA Engage project in the report “Ocean of Solutions to tackle climate change and biodiversity loss” to showcase nature-based solutions in coastal and marine ecosystems for protecting, sustainably managing and restoring coastal and marine ecosystems in ways that address societal challenges effectively […]

  • AGORA Walks

    Facing mobility restrictions due to the current pandemic, AGORA partners have created an alternative kick-off campaign through a  series of digital content to promote our project and get experts’ input. Project Partners worked on different actions/campaigns in which they cooperate closely. One of these Actions is the AGORA WALKS: a set of local kick-offs. The walks and talks are an ongoing process, videos […]

  • Apprenticeships for future needs: regions and cities have a double role

    The European Committee of the Regions and the European Alliance for Apprenticeships are organising a joint high-level conference this week. At the opening session on 3 June, the Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights Nicolas Schmit and the chair of the CoR’s SEDEC Commission Anne Karjalainen highlighted the pivotal role of regions and cities in […]