Capacity Building in Cross-Border Territories
Symposium - 10 July 2012 in Brussels
On 10 July 2012, the representation of the German Land of Baden-Wuerttemberg in Brussels hosted the symposium “The Future of European Territorial Cooperation: Capacity Building in Cross-Border Territories”, which highlighted the new challenges and achievements of capacity building in cross-border territories as part of the new EU cohesion policy. Prior to this the TEIN-MOT-AEBR held their first partnership meeting, closing with the joint signature of the charter thus the official establishment of TEIN.
The symposium was based on the experiences of the TEI-Network (a network of 12 Training and research institutions from 9 border regions all over Europe), and its partners AEBR and MOT. AEBR was represented by its President Karl-Heinz Lambertz, who chaired the round table discussion, and its Secretary General Martín Guillermo Ramírez. MOT was represented by its Director General Jean Peyrony, who participated in the round table discussions.