Europe in my Region 2017
The "Europe in My Region" campaign allows citizens to discover thousands of EU-funded projects across the European Union in 25 countries and near the place where they live.
In 2017, the campaign is organised around four initiatives:
project openings (mainly in May);
photo contest (from 2 May to 28 August);
project hunt (from 2 May to 15 June);
blogging contest (from 2 May to 28 August).
These activities aim to encourage citizens to visit or take note of EU-funded projects, and share images and experiences via social media. This is an initiative of the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy. Learn more about Europe in My Region 2017!
Published on: 2017-05-26
New tools for monitoring the chemical status in transitional and coastal waters under the Water Framework Directive
BLUE biotechnology as a road for innovation on HUMAN’s health aiming smart growth in Atlantic Area
The iFADO project is committed with the creation of new marine services to support the Marine Strategy Framework Directive implementation
Launch of SEAFUEL: the European project for sustainable integration of renewable fuels in local transportation
Official kick-off meeting of SEAFUEL project was held in Galway on 25 and 26 January 2018
Promotion of sustainability of the Urban World Heritage Sites
66,8% of the programme ERDF budget allocated to 45 transnational cooperation projects in the Atlantic region
The ALICE project has started to help achieve the EU 2020 targets for biodiversity in Atlantic landscapes
This project will identify economic and social barriers to the implementation of Blue and Green Infrastructures and improve the characterization of biodiversity and ecosystem services at the land-sea interface in the Atlantic Region.
The research to find new tools for monitoring the chemical status in transitional and coastal waters
Atlantic Social LAB project started with several social innovation initiatives in Vale do Ave (Portugal)
Social Innovation in Europe was the main working subject during the meeting that took place in Famalicão on the 28 and 29 November 2017
On the last 29 November, the Atlantic Area programme’s Monitoring Committee met in Lisbon under the Portuguese Presidency