New EU regions president: ‘Citizens feel left out from the European process’

By |februar 12th, 2020|Apostolos Tzitzikostas, cohesion policy, Conference on the Future of Europe, European Committee of the Regions, European Green Deal, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

Apostolos Tzitzikostas (EPP), the governor of Central Macedonia (Greece), has been elected as the new president of the European Committee of the Regions. He talked to EURACTIV about his main priorities, which include a bottom-up approach to shaping Eur...

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Just Transition Fund won’t come ‘at the expense’ of Cohesion, EU’s Ferreira claims

By |januar 10th, 2020|cohesion policy, Elisa Ferreira, European Committee of the Regions, European Green Deal, Just Transition Fund, News|

The creation of a Just Transition Fund to help poorer EU regions move towards a climate-neutral economy cannot come at the expense of the bloc's Cohesion Policy, the EU's regional policy Commissioner has said.

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In Bucharest, local leaders call to rebuild the EU from the bottom

By |marec 18th, 2019|cohesion policy, European Committee of the Regions, Future of Europe, News, Regional Policy, Romanian Presidency, Sibiu summit|

Hundreds of European local and regional leaders demanded a bottom-up approach to rebuild the EU, during the 8th Cities and Regions summit in Bucharest, ahead of the informal European Council on the future of Europe in Sibiu in May. 

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Brexit will be painful for the EU27 too. This is where it will hit hardest

By |februar 25th, 2019|Belgium, Brexit, European Committee of the Regions, France, Germany, Ireland, News|

As the deadline for the UK's departure from the EU approaches, EURACTIV.com looked at how Brexit will impact the rest of Europe. Ireland, France and Germany are likely to be the most heavily affected.

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EU needs ambitious Cohesion policy to achieve SDGs, socialists argue

By |februar 11th, 2019|cohesion policy, EAcohesion, European Committee of the Regions, European Parliament, News, SDGs, Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament, sustainable Europe|

Europe’s economic strategy should focus on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and Cohesion policy is key in getting there, socialist groups in the European Parliament and in the Committee of the Regions said in an appeal launched on Thursday (7 February).

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Romania PM says EU regional cooperation key to fight Euroscepticism

By |februar 7th, 2019|cohesion policy, EA Cohesion, European Committee of the Regions, News, Regional Policy, Romanian Presidency, Viorica Dancila|

Cooperation between EU institutions and regional and local authorities is key to fight Euroscepticism, Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă said on Wednesday (6 February) while addressing the European Committee of the Regions. 

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Regions ahead of COP24: You can count on us

By |december 3rd, 2018|Climate Change, COP24, European Committee of the Regions, greenhouse emissions, IPCC, News, UN|

The European Committee of the Regions defends the role of local and regional governments in fighting climate change and demands for their voices to be heard along the UN climate process, write Karl-Heinz Lambertz and Markku Markkula.

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Regions ahead of COP24: You can count on us

By |december 3rd, 2018|Climate Change, COP24, European Committee of the Regions, greenhouse emissions, IPCC, News, UN|

The European Committee of the Regions defends the role of local and regional governments in fighting climate change and demands for their voices to be heard along the UN climate process, write Karl-Heinz Lambertz and Markku Markkula.

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Portugal dominates RegioStars Awards with innovation, culture projects

By |oktober 10th, 2018|cohesion policy, Corina Crețu, EAcohesion, EU cohesion policy, European Committee of the Regions, Markku Markkula, News, regional funds, RegioStars Awards|

Portugal was the big winner of the RegioStars awards 2018 in Brussels, a project promoting regional innovation, cohesion and culture in the EU, with two awards for its innovation in sustainable industrial technologies and the promotion of cultural heri...

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Lambertz: ‘To weaken our municipalities, our cities, our regions is to weaken our Union’

By |oktober 9th, 2018|cohesion policy, EAcohesion, European Committee of the Regions, Jean-Claude Juncker, Karl-Heinz Lambertz, News, State of the union 2018|

The president of the European Committee of the Regions warned on Tuesday (9 October) that Cohesion policy plays an important role in the European Union and should not be cut in the EU's next long-term budget.

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