RegioStars Awards aim to identify good practices in regional development. They are awarded annually by the European Commission to highlight innovative projects, which could inspire other regions.
The winners of the blogging competition Europe in My Region that was organized by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy have just been announced. The competition was part of the first-ever Europe in My Region campaign. Besides the blogging competition, three other initiatives have been organized in the framework of Europe in My
The way cities are organized today is still very last century. On a sunny day in June we’ve got the chance to meet up with Jakub Adamowicz, Spokesman for Regional Policy at the European Commission. Over a coffee in a busy cafeteria of the Berlaymont Building, we talked about European cities, issues important for urban areas, ways to communicate European
This year was marked by EU referendum or Brexit, as everyone unofficially knows it. For the past couple of months Europhiles eagerly awaited Thursday, June 23 hoping that everything would stay the same, that United Kingdom would vote to remain in Europe, and that the EU would finally be able to concentrate on issues beyond Brexit. Despite the fact that nothing
My morning today started with a tasty cup of coffee and a croissant, while listening to Peteris Zilgalvis, Head of Unit at DG CONNECT. He challenged the audience at the monthly Creative Mornings event to think of more design in ethical issues, especially in areas such as health and well-being. To be honest, I haven’t paid attention to