Interreg Atlantic Area @ European Week of Regions and Cities 2020
The largest European regions event will take place throughout 3 weeks, in a mostly online format and with 70+ Interreg events
The 18th edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual event dedicated to cohesion policy, where cities and regions have the opportunity to showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs and prove the importance of cooperation at local and regional level for good European governance.
For the first time, this event will be held during three weeks and in a mostly online format, each week dedicated to a different topic:
- 5-9 October: Empowering Citizens
- 12-16 October: Cohesion and Cooperation
- 19-22 October: Green Europe
The European Week will also be an opportunity to celebrate the 30 years of Interreg. The Interreg programmes join forces, once again, to promote the best practices of European territorial cooperation.
Atlantic Area represented at the #EURegionsWeek
Participation of the Joint Secretariat:
- 13 October | 09:30-10:00 | Interreg: Cooperation for Greener Europe promoted by Interact
- 21 October | 11:30-13:30 | Workshop "A new approach to the Atlantic maritime strategy" promoted by DG Mare
INTERREG EXHIBITION "No borders with transnational cooperation"
Also AYCH project is represented at this event with the followign initiatives:
- 14 October | 12:30-13:30 | Pitch “Youth cooperation in the Atlantic Area”
- 15 October | 11:30-13:00 | Workshop “New World Europe”
- 12-16 October | Virtual stand designed by AYCH ambassadors
This annual event is jointly organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) and the European Committee of the Regions (CoR).
Published on: 2020-09-17
Neptunus Makes a Splash in Santander's Fish Markets
Author: Marta Novara, based on the publication on Neptunus website
Embracing Sustainability and the WEF Nexus
PORTOS: Greening Atlantic Ports
15.05.2023 Author: Marta Novara
An Initiative to Promote Marine Renewable Energy in Atlantic Area Ports for a Sustainable Future
163 M€ requested for projects implementation under the First Call for Projects
The Secretariat received 62 project proposals under this call
SAFER project holds their final event at the European Maritime Day in Brest
A debate on the role of Industry 5.0 to support a more responsible seafood sector is on the agenda of this event
The Fanbest project competition
Author: Marta Novara
If you have an idea or project in the field of the Blue Economy, the Fanbest project is launching a competition that might suit you!
CABFISHMAN: managing fisheries better.
20.04.2023 Author: Marta Novara
Conserving Atlantic biodiversity by supporting innovative small scale fisheries co-management
Volunteering with the Atlantic Area: a great opportunity!
The IVY initiative provides the opportunity for young volunteers to take part in European projects and support cooperation in the EU
TRIPLE-C, Capitalising Climate Change
03.04.2023 Author: Marta Novara
We support projects to tackle the territory’s resilience to climate change
NEPTUNUS, god of sustainability
Author: Marta Novara
An innovative way for eco-friendly practices in the seafood sector
Extension of the closure date of the First Call for Projects
NEW DATE: 3rd of March 2023 at 13:00 (Portugal time)