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05-22.10.2020, Europe

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 - Register by 27 Sept

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

Interreg programmes join forces to celebrate 30 years of Interreg

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

This workshop has two objectives:

1) to inform the participants about the revised Atlantic Action plan, which the European Commission foresees for adoption in the second quarter of 2020 and

2) to encourage territorial actors such as managing authorities both at regional and national level to get involved in the Atlantic Maritime Strategy.

Also AYCH project organises three events at the EU Regions Week:

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).

Full programme

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Published on: 2020-09-17


More than 200 young people attended AYCH Open Day at Fábrica de Santo Tirso

28.10.2018, Santo Tirso

Creativity and entrepreneurism were the keywords in this event, organized by the Municipality of Santo Tirso and framed within the Atlantic Youth Creative Hubs

5th coordination meeting and study visits of the Atlantic Social Lab project

30/31.10.2018, Santiago de Compostela

Atlantic Social Lab aims to develop and promote social innovation approaches and methods to give response to emerging social issues of the Atlantic Area

EBB-European Blue Biotechnology project awarded in the Atlantic Project Awards 2018

25.10.2018, Vigo

This ceremony took place during the 5th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference held on the 23-24 October 2018 in Vigo

Monitool partners discuss project´s first results in AZTI, San Sebastián

9/10.10.2018, San Sebastián

The 3rd partners meeting gave the participants the opportunity to discuss in depth the wet season sampling campaign results

Highlights of the Interreg Atlantic Area annual event

25.10.2018, Vigo

Around 190 participants hosted in Vigo to discuss blue innovation in the Atlantic regions

27 projects approved under the second call

18.10.2018

The Monitoring Committee approved in Cardiff the second set of projects to be funded by Interreg Atlantic Area

4H-CREAT project organizes an International Creative and Cultural Industry Virtual Fair

16-17.10.2018

This virtual fair can connect and interact with business and other organisations from the Cultural and Creative Industry in a virtual environment

14th National Congress on the Environment (Conama) 2018

26-29.11.2018, Madrid

Interreg Atlantic Area will be presented at a workshop organised by the Ministerior de Hacienda y Función Pública

Interreg Atlantic Area at the European Week of Cities and Regions

8-11.10.2018, Brussels

Exhibition #MadewithInterreg will showcase good examples of transnational cooperation

Interreg Atlantic Area participates in the 5th Atlantic Stakeholder Conference

23-24.10.2018, Vigo (Spain)

Two sessions and a stand to promote good investment practices to the blue economy in skills, employment and innivation