Workshop on the Commission's Communication on cross-border obstacles and the AEBR's annual conferenceNovember 2017
On 25 October 2017 in Merida (Spain), the MOT took part in a workshop of the European Commission's DG REGIO with the border regions of Spain, Portugal, France and Italy on the topic of obstacles to cross-border cooperation, following the Communication published in September.
This event was an opportunity to look again at the actions initiated by the Communication, notably the procedures for implementing the call for pilot projects aimed at public authorities wishing to resolve cross-border problems of a legal nature, which will be launched at the start of 2018. More info
After this workshop, the annual conference of the Association of European Border Regions (AEBR) was held, in Badajoz (Spain). At this event, the topics of the place of cooperation in cohesion policy, the circular economy in border regions and the actions of civil society were discussed. More info