Presentation and dialog at Georgian Aviation University in Tbilisi on February 5th 2019

On the invitation of EU Alliance for Georgia (EAFG), Mr. Louis Delcart board member of both EAR-AER and EAFG, made a lecture at the Georgian Aviation University on February 5th 2019. This private university covers the entire range of professions in the aviation industry, from airplane construction, over airplane maintenance, airplane and helicopter piloting , to flight attendance, including drones development. It counts some 800 students. The -due to exams- limited audience of staff and studen...
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Romanian EU Council Presidency / La présidence roumaine du Conseil de l’UE / Președinția Consiliului UE

Looking forward to 2019! Check out the priorities of the Presidency (1) a Europe of convergence, (2) a safer Europe, (3) a stronger Europe as a global actor and (4) a Europe of common values 👉 https://www.romania2019.eu/priorities/ Find out more about the presidency's priorities & activities: http://europa.eu/!pT38TK Pour 2019 nous souhaitons (1) une Europe de la convergence, (2) Une Europe plus sûre, (3) une Europe plus forte en tant qu’acteur global, (4) une Europe des valeurs c...
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Our Honorary Member, Henri Malosse presented the role of the Academy to strengthen the role of public local authorities for exchange of best practices in the European Area at the Georgian Technical University,Tbilisi, Georgia

On 10th December 2018, our Honorary Member, Mr. Henri Malosse presented the role of the Academy to strengthen the role of public local authorities for exchange of best practices in the European Area at the GeorgianTechnical University,Tbilisi, Georgia. He also explained the role of the European Economic and Social Committee and of the European Committee of the Regions. He gave a quite pessimistic view of the actual situation of the EU ( Brexit, Bureaucracy , tensions among Member states )....
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By-bye, Participant Portal, Hello, Funding & Tenders Portal!

The Funding & Tenders Portal is the entry point (the Single Electronic Data Interchange Area) for participants and experts in funding programmes and tenders managed by the European Commission and other EU bodies. You can: Search and apply for funding opportunities in calls for proposals, Search a call for tender and submit a tender, Manage your grants. Register as an expert, manage contracts and payments online. https://ec.europa.eu/info/funding-tenders/opportunities/port...
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Happy National day/ La mulți ani România !

Great Union Day (Romanian: Ziua Marii Uniri, also called Unification Day[1] or National Day) occurring on December 1 and celebrates the Union of Transylvania with Romania in 1918 History of Great Union Day Romania had declared its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1877, with the country comprised of the principalities of Moldova and Wallachia. Following the end of World War I, during the reign of King Ferdinand I, Romania almost doubled in size when Transylvania and the provinces of B...
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Happy Independence day Albania / ditë e pavarësisë së lumtur Shqipëria

Today is the 106th Anniversary of Albania's independence from the Ottoman Empire.  Countries like the United States, who reached this milestone long before Albania's independence, can be considered the matriarchs of the world while and others, such as Croatia, Slovenia, and other former Yugoslav Republics who just passed their twenty-year birthdays are mere babies.  At 106, Albania lies somewhere in between but what a varied and tumultuous century it has been. Happy independence day Alban...
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Regions and cities join their forces with UEFA to promote EU regional investment in sport

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) and UEFA have joined forces to improve accessibility to EU funding for sports. The two bodies highlighted the importance that EU regional investment – EU cohesion policy – plays in supporting regions deliver sports locally, and its subsequent role in promoting territorial cohesion across Europe. This message was set out in a joint declaration signed by the CoR's President Karl-Heinz Lambertz and UEFA First Vice-President Karl-Erik Nilsson during a h...
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Info report of lll FoRLED 2018

Between 25-26 October 2018 and  19-20 November 2018, was organised the lll FoRLED  (the 3rd  Western  Balkans Forum on Regional and Local Economic Development) in Albania. The Forum gathered more than twenty-five  speakers out of 10 countries, among which academics and representatives from Albania, Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Italy, Kosovo, Montenegro, Spain, Romania, the Netherlands in the venue of Hotel International Vlore. The Forum was honoured by the presence of the prefect of Vlor...
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Intervention of Mr. Nelu Neacsu to the lll FoRLED Vlore 2018

Intervention of Mr. Nelu Neacsu, EAR-AER President, to the “3rd Forum Balkan regional development”, Vlore 19-21 November 2018 Your Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, I am particularly impressed and pleased to see how well attended this meeting is. I would like to express my sincere appreciation to Luiza Hoxhaj, executive director of the Center for European Policy Studies for Regional and Local Development, the host of the 3rd Forum on Regional and Local Economic Development, who did a...
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