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 French national level by :
- the Agence Nationale de la Cohésion des Territoires (ANCT);
- the Direction Générale des Collectivités Locales (DGCL);
- the Banque des Territoires (Groupe Caisse des Dépôts);
- the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs.

Its network is comprised of players in border territories:
- 13 Plurinational grouping of local authorities
- 3 Municipalities
- 15 Groupings of local authorities and territorial authorities
- 11 Departments
- 10 Regions, provinces, etc
- 3 States
- 2 Public enterprises and chambers of commerce and industry
- 4 Federations and national agencies
- 3 Urban planning agencies
- 7 Associations of legal persons and other structures (including metropolitan centers)
- 3 Associations of physical persons
See the membership map below 

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

COMPOSITION OF THE BOARD


The President:
Christian DUPESSEY
, Mayor of Annemasse and Vice-President of Annemasse Agglo

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
- 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
- Claudine GANTER
, Regional Counselor, Region Grand Est
- 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
- 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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