Day: March 21, 2020

Coronavirus: Consequences for activities under the EU Aid Volunteers initiative

The outbreak of Coronavirus in the EU and in the world has big implications for the EU Aid Volunteers initiative. The Agency (EACEA), along with the Commission, fully respects all of the containment measures currently being taken at national level and understands that these measures have direct consequences for the

Coronavirus: Consequences for Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps mobility activities

The Agency (EACEA), along with the Commission, fully respects all the containment measures currently being taken at national level. And the Agency understands that those measures may have consequences for the participation of students, pupils, volunteers and others in Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps mobility. The current situation means that certain

COVID-19: CoR President calls for an EU Health Emergency Mechanism to support regions and cities

Every day across Europe, thousands local and regional leaders are leading the battle to limit the spread of the virus and manage its impact on the ground. As President of the European Committee of the Regions, and as Governor of the Region of Central Macedonia, I can see the professionalism,

Young Local Leaders united for Europe

​All local and regional leaders are working together with EU and national authorities to fight the #CoronaVirus and help all the citizens of the EU. ​​Here are somes messages from young local leaders around Europe. Powered by WPeMatico

#EURegionsWeek deadline extended: apply by 17 April 2020!

The deadline for submitting applications to become partners of the European Week of Regions and Cities 2020 was extended until 17 April. Powered by WPeMatico

‘This is Europe…’: The brand new Interreg podcast has launched

​In this brand new podcast​, powered by Interact, you’ll hear how the Interreg community works with everyone from fisherman to farmers, city planners to entrepreneurs, forging stronger bonds across borders, tackling pressing issues such as climate change and investing in young Europeans. Join us on our journey across this great