The INTERREG IVC/ INTERREG EUROPE interregional cooperation forum 'Europe, let's cooperate!' attracts huge number of public institutions from all over Europe. In three weeks since opening the registration, close to 1000 participants have decided to join the event. More than 700 plan to come to Bologna in person to network and exchange their project ideas. The rest will follow the event online.
INTERREG IVC national contact point in France together with North West Europe organise another regional information seminar on the achievements of the two programmes and the cooperation possibilities in 2014-2020. Already the fifth seminar in a row takes place on 7 November 2014 in Châlons-en-Champagne in Champagne-Ardenne, France. Registration to the seminar is open till 30 October 2014.
Transnational programme MED (Europe in the Mediterranean) invites all to join their annual event 'MED on the move'. In two weeks, representatives of the programme will meet at four different locations with their project partners and stakeholders to discuss the programme results of the 2007-2013 period as well as the cooperation possibilities for the future 2014-2020 period. At all events live stream is available: 14 October: Valencia (in Spanish and Portuguese); 16 October: Thessaloniki (in Greek); 20 October: Ljubljana (in English); 24 October: Florence (in English and Italian)
Focus on Tourism for regional development
Build on sustainable tourism sector
Tourism industry plays an important role in the development of many European regions. Well managed tourism sector can help regions and cities boost their economic activity when attracting travelers to admire their cultural and historical heritage. INTERREG IVC projects can inspire regions how to reap the economic benefits of tourism in a sustainable way.