Presentation

WHAT IS THE MOT ?

The Transfrontier Operational Mission (MOT) is an association that was set up in 1997 by the French government.

It is supported at national level by:
- the Agence Nationale de la Cohésion des Territoires (ANCT, France)
- the Direction Générale des Collectivités Locales (DGCL, France)
- the Banque des Territoires (Groupe Caisse des Dépôts)
- the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (France)
- the Ministry of Energy and Spatial Planning (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg)

Its network is comprised of players in border territories:
Adherent members:
- 13 Plurinational grouping of local authorities
- 4 Municipalities
- 19 Groupings of local authorities and territorial authorities
- 12 Departments
- 10 Regions, provinces, etc
- 2 States
- 1 Chamber of commerce and industry
- 4 Federations and national agencies
- 3 Urban planning agencies
- 7 Associations of legal persons and other structures (including metropolitan centers)
- 4 Associations of physical persons and cooperative societies of collective interest
Associate members:
- 1 Company
- 2 Urban planning agencies

This positioning facilitates structured dialogue between national and European authirities and local and regional players.

COMPOSITION OF THE BOARD


The President:
Christian DUPESSEY
, 1st Vice-President of Annemasse Agglo, Mayor of Annemasse, Président of the Pole métropolitain of French Geneva

The Vice-President (Parliamentarian):
Anne SANDER
, European Member of Parliament

The Vice-Presidents (Representatives of legal persons, members of MOT):
- Mathieu BERGÉ, Regional Counselor, Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
- Laurence BOETTI-FORESTIER
, Regional Counselor, Region Sud Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
-  André CORZANI
, Elected referent on cross-border, Urban planning agency Lorraine Nord (AGAPE), Mayor of Joeuf
- François DECOSTER
, President of the Agence d’urbanisme et de développement Pays de St Omer-Flandre intérieure
- Jean-Marc DURIEZ
, President of the Agence d’Urbanisme et de Développement Durable Lorraine Nord (AGAPE) : Vice-President
- Sébastien FITAMANT
, Metropolitan Advisor, European Metropolis of Lille
- Nicolas GARCIA, Vice-President, Department of Pyrénées-Orientales
- Pia IMBS, President of Eurometropolis of Strasbourg
- Brigitte KLINKERT
, Vice-President of the Haut-Rhin Department,  Minister Delegate for Economic Inclusion, attached to the Minister of Labour, Employment and Economic Inclusion
- Brigitte TORLOTING
, Vice-President, Region Grand Est
- Anne VIGNOT
,  Grand Besançon Métropole, Mayor of Besançon

The Secretary:
Laurence NAVALESI
, Metropolitan Counselor, Métropole Nice Côte d’Azur

The Treasurer:
Michel CHARRAT
, President of the Groupement Transfrontalier européen

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