EAR-AER featured Mr. Ivan Jakovčić, MEP, as new honorary member

Former prefect of the Istria County in Croatia and former Minister of the European integration, Mr. Jakovčić was elected in 2014  Member of the European Parliament. Mr. Jakovčić  is  Vice-President of the Delegation to the EU-Albania Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee, deputy member of the Delegation to the EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee,  member of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development and member of the Regional Development Commi...
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1st EAR-AER Summer Class takes place in Tbilisi between 17 and 21/9/2018

From Monday 17th till Friday 21st of September 2018 EAR-AER will organize its first Summer Class in collaboration with the New University in Tbilisi – Georgia. The theme of this year’s  summer class will be “Marketing Policies in the development of new businesses in rising economies”. During  5 morning session from 9 till 12.30 h,  EAR-AER’ board member Louis Delcart will lecture and organize interactive workshops on topics such as Integrating Marketing in the entire business process and...
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EUROPE’S CONCERNS ABOUT MALDIVES ARE GROWING

Europe has deep concerns about the situation of democracy, the rule of law, and radicalisation in the Maldives, particularly on account of the high numbers of EU tourists and business investment in the country. Hence, an unofficial delegation went to the country this month made up by three Members of the European Parliament accompanied by EAR-AER Honorary Members Madi Sharma, British European and Economic and Social Committee EESC representative, and Henri Malosse, 30th President of the EESC....
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Maldives: Rule by arbitrary law

"This month, I visited the Maldives, to meet with citizens and the opposition to look at the reality. I witnessed the Maldivian government’s lack of intention to remedy the situation, with the continued manipulations of the electoral process.  The official Elections Commission continues to obstruct any possibility of free and fair elections. The opposition is neither able to campaign, hold rallies, nor display posters. This contrary to the public demonstrations and support f...
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Regional Cooperation is a global challenge, EAR-AER Honorary Members Henri Malosse and Madi Sharma were in Maldive

EAR-AER Honorary Members Henri Malosse, 30th President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), and Madi Sharma, British EESC representative accompanied members of the European Parliament (MEPs) Tomas Zdechovsky and Ryzsard Czarnecki forfeited their vacation time in order to show their support for the Maldivian people, and to witness first-hand, the country’s slide into authoritarianism. The delegation uncovered disturbing, undemocratic trends occurring in the archipelago. Attack...
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meeting with students from Italy at the EESC

On the second day of the Cosme study trip of Italian tourism, 3rd July 2018, the  EAR-AER president and alternate member of EESC Mr. Nelu Neacsu, together with Mr. Louis Delcart, EAR-AER board member,  received at the  European Economic and Social Committee Mrs Anastasia Farago and Mr Aldo Fabrizio,   students from Italy with their professor Luigi A. Dell'Aquila.
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EAR-AER organised a meeting with Mr. Rodolphe Van Weyenbergh, general manager of Brussels Hotel Association

On the July 3rd in afternoon, EAR-AER organised a meeting with Mr. Rodolphe Van Weyenbergh, general manager of Brussels Hotel Association for Italian Cosme students Mrs Anastasia Farago and Mr. Aldo Di Fabrizio and their professor Luigi Dell’Aquila Mr. Rodolphe Van Weyenbergh, general manager of Brussels Hotel Association, insisted on the strong economic input of the Brussels hotel sector, with 12.000 jobs and of the Brussels touristic sector in general with 30.000 jobs. The Brussels Hotel...
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Entrepreneurship and start-ups, how to stimulate local initiatives?

On the July 3rd  EAR-AER organised  in the premises of EESC, Brussels,  a lecture for Italian Cosme students Mrs Anastasia Farago and Mr. Aldo Di Fabrizio and their professor Luigi Dell’Aquila. EAR-AER board member Louis Delcart emphasised on the triple helix approach applied to tourism as an important aspect of regional development. The latter explained the trend of decentralisation or regionalisation in European politics. He applied the principle of regional approach not only on economic...
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EAR-AER organised a study visit in Brussels for Cosme students originating from Calabria and Abruzzo

On the July 2nd EAR-AER organised a study visit in Brussels for Cosme students, Mrs Anastasia Farago and Mr. Aldo Di Fabrizio,  from Calabria and Abruzzo in a special touristic program and their professor, Luigi Dell’Aquila. Visits to the Brussels based organisations “Visit Brussels” and “Brussels Hotel Association”, as well as to the provincial touristic department of Flemish Brabant and the provincial Patrimonial Heritage department, gave them important insights about the various touristic a...
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Thematic Workshop – “The Opportunities of European Funding for Culture and Research”, the Monumental Complex “San Giovanni” of Catanzaro, Friday 22 June 2018.

In the context of the European Year of Cultural Heritage (2018), the University of Studies "Magna Graecia" of Catanzaro (Region of Calabria, Italy) - as part of the University Professional Update Course in “Strategies for Access, Management and Reporting of European Funds” - and the European Documentation Center / Europe Direct of Catanzaro set up at the University itself and belonging to the Network of Italian CDE coordinated by the European Commission Representation in Italy intended to or...
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EAR-AER Honorary Member Henri Malosse addressing the Export Forum of the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

On 4th June 2018, Mr Henri Malosse, 30th President of the EESC and EAR-AER Honorary Member, addressing the Export Forum of the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the presence of  Mr Volodymyr Groysman, Prime Minister of Ukraine and Mr Gennadiy Chyzhykov, president of Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry , highlighted the importance of regional cooperation in fostering entrepreneurship.    
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