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Economy & Jobs 13-09-2018

Cohesion – the big ‘absent’ from Juncker’s SOTEU speech

European regions and cities were left wondering about the noticeable absence of Cohesion policy in Jean-Claude Juncker’s State of the Union speech in the European Parliament on Wednesday (12 September). They were particularly irked by his failure to highlight the positive role of regions in handling migration.
Economy & Jobs 03-05-2018

Regions and cities worried about cohesion cuts, co-finance and ESF

EU regions and cities have expressed their concern about the European Commission’s new proposal for the post-2020 cohesion budget, raising doubts about the future effectiveness of the policy.
Regional Policy 23-06-2010

Dutch mayor: Regional policy can help control immigration

Increasing the efficiency of EU regional policy can help control excessive immigration to countries such as the Netherlands and prevent the rise of nationalistic anti-immigrant parties, Mayor of the Hague Jozias van Aartsen said in Brussels last week.
Enlargement 26-09-2000

Eurocities seek a role for local authorities in enlargement

Eurocities offer support to candidate countries' cities to integrate themselves into the EU.
Enlargement 30-08-2000

EU enlargement will have major impact on cities and regions

Eurocities seminar will deal with the impact of EU's enlargement on cities and regions in the accession countries.