News from Umbrella

Umbrella 2.0 Report: “Entry points” to EUSBSR Cooperation

Introduced in 2009, the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR) was the first EU macro-regional strategy of the European Union. Formally adopted by the European Council after a communique from the European Commission (EC), the EUSBSR is an agreement signed between the Member States and the EC to strengthen cooperation between the countries […]

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UMBRELLA 2.0 PRESENTS: GREEN DEAL – THE STRATEGY THAT IS CHANGING EUROPE!

We invite you to join us on June 15th for an Umbrella 2.0 webinar on the EU Green Deal in relation to the Baltic Sea Cooperation. It is dedicated to the so-called ‘newcomers’ –> small and local organisations willing to engage and increase knowledge on ​EU Agenda, Organisations active in the Baltic Sea Region Projects […]

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Another Umbrella 2.0 webinar – EU Green Deal and Baltic Sea cooperation

We invite you to join us on 15th June for another Umbrella 2.0 webinar – this time on EU Green Deal and its relation to the Baltic Sea Cooperation. If you represent small and local organisation from the baltic Sea Region this event is dedicated to you. We plan to bring closer the EU Agenda […]

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Reports from the Umbrella 2.0 workshops

You can now read the reports from all 4 thematic workshops that we organised on 27th April, during the Umbrella 2.0 Awareness Raising Event. Workshop 1 – Circular Economy Workshop 2 – Culture and Tourism Workshop 3 – Education Workshop 4 – Biodiversity and water We also have recorded the Questions and answers question for […]

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Thank you for joining Umbrella 2.0 Awareness Raising Event!

Over 125 participants joined us on Tuesday, 27th April to learn more about the cooperation possibilities in the Baltic Sea Region! More than 90 participants stayed also for the thematic workshops part and enjoyed the discussion with the experts from all BSR countries. On behalf of Umbrella 2.0 Partnership: Euroregion Baltic, Union of the Baltic Cities […]

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Ask a question to our experts!

The main aim of the UMBRELLA 2.0 event on 27.04 is to inspire and raise awareness on the importance of cross-border and transnational cooperation for all local actors – including the smaller ones and those who never took part in any international collaboration before. We have invited experts coming from: Council of the Baltic Sea […]

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Agenda for the Umbrella 2.0 Awareness Raising Event

Umbrella 2.0 Partners – Euroregion Baltic, Union of the Baltic and the Baltic Sea States Subregional Cooperation are glad to present the draft agenda for the Awareness Raising Event promoting Baltic Sea cooperation scheduled for 27th April. The main aim of our event is to inspire and raise awareness on the importance of cross-border and […]

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Awareness Raising Event on BSR cooperation

Umbrella 2.0 launches its first event to raise awareness on the current “hot topics in the Baltic Sea Region”. Today we hear a lot about sustainability and it may seem a difficult topic, getting lost in EU policies and strategies, or seen as something the “big” are responsible for, like the United Nations and their […]

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Save-the-date for the Umbrella 2.0 online event for newcomers and small BSR actors

Thanks to the support of the Swedish Institute, Umbrella 2.0 project partners – Euroregion Baltic, Union of the Baltic Cities and BSSSC are planning to organise in 2021 a couple of events targeting the “newcomers” and bottom-up actors in the Baltic Sea Region. Due to the COVID19 pandemic, we cannot offer any physical networking meeting […]

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Umbrella 2.0 in a nutshell

After the Umbrella project’s success (Boosting cross-border cooperation capacities of local actors in the South Baltic Sea), Euroregion Baltic decided to propose a package of activities based on already tested actions to involve newcomers in the Baltic Sea Region. The excellent relationship of Euroregion Baltic with the Umbrella 2.0’s partners (Union of the Baltic Cities […]

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