Adopted in December 2017 as a flagship project of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, INTERCONNECT serves as a clear example of a change in the public transport system in the Baltic Sea Region. Indeed, the EUSBSR is implemented, among others, by flagships namely a single project, a set of project contributing to the same action or a process. According to the EUSBSR the label of a flagship can be given to a project/process that fulfils certain criteria: it has a high macro-regional impact; it contributes to meeting the objectives, indicators and targets of the EUSBSR; it is related to the implementation of one or more actions of the policy area/horizontal action concerned.
On November 11th, the Interreg South Baltic programme 2014-2020 has launched the 5th call for proposals for the following specific objectives:
From April to September 2017, the International Permanent Secretariat of Euroregion Baltic hosted Valentina Scandola, an intern from Italy. Enrolled at the Master’s degree in Local Development – University of Padova (Italy), she spent six months at ERB studying the process of integration and cooperation in the Baltic Sea Region. As the graduation day approaches, Valentina has finally submitted her thesis entitled: Multilevel governance and territorial cooperation. Opportunities for local authorities in Euroregion Baltic.
The partners of the Interreg South Baltic project “CATCH – Coastal Angling Tourism – a development chance for the South Baltic Region” wish to invite you to take part in the Mid-Term Conference “The Future of Sustainable Coastal Angling Tourism”, on 8 November 2017, in Peenemünde (Germany). The conference will be a good opportunity for discussing benefits of sustainable angling tourism and sharing best practices.
To register for the event fill out the electronic registration form by 25th October 2017.
For further details check this http://catch-southbaltic.eu/
The Interreg South Baltic programme is looking for an Information and Communication Officer and the interview will be held late November 2017 in Gdansk or Warsaw. » Read more
The kick-off meeting of the INTERCONNECT project took place in Karlskrona (Sweden) on 4-5th October 2017. Organized by Region Blekinge, the project’s Lead Partner, the event aimed at organizing the work of the partnership while promoting its practical objectives dedicated to the establishment of sustainable cross-border public transport solutions in the South Baltic area. » Read more