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  • TERRITORIES May 2018

    Nice takes action for cross-border cooperation projects

    The city of Nice and the Nice-Côte d'Azur Metropolis are engaged in many cooperation projects within the framework of the ALCOTRA and MARITTIMO European programmes, in very varied areas such as: territorial development, strengthening links between urban and rural territories, innovation and support for businesses, sustainable development and combating climate change, healthcare and social inclusion, youth, culture and strengthening digital networks.

  • TERRITORIES May 2018

    Alzette Belval: interactive mapping to promote the cross-border community

    The Alzette Belval EGTC has just launched an interactive mapping system to provide fair access to leisure equipment and services across the cross-border territory. It became apparent that such an initiative was necessary to encourage its inhabitants to take part in activities on either side of the border.

  • MOT May 2018

    The MOT publishes a map and a poster of cross-border territories

    The MOT publishes a map and a poster of cross-border territories
  • PUBLICATION May 2018

    Exploring cross-border integration in Europe: How do populations cross borders and perceive their neighbours?"

    "Since its creation, the European Union seems to be guided by the idea that an increase in cross-border flows contributes to more European unity. […] In a context characterized by the rise of Euroscepticism, it seems crucial to take a more critical look at actual cross-border integration and to unravel its concrete consequences for the people who live in border regions."

  • TERRITORIES May 2018

    Position of the Italy/France Maritime programme on the post-2020 period

    The 2014-2020 Italy/France Maritime Programme has drafted a position paper on cross-border maritime cooperation after 2020. Its aim is to make a contribution regarding the future organisation of cross-border maritime cooperation, by highlighting the current obstacles, but also the responses provided by ETC programmes.

  • PUBLICATION May 2018

    EGTC Monitoring Report

    The European Committee of the Regions has just published its annual "EGTC Monitoring Report". This publication looks at developments in existing EGTCs and the new ones set up in 2017, as well as implementation of the European regulation on EGTCs. This year, it has focused particularly on the effects of the regulation on regions and cities where EGTCs are active.