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News from the CoR - 132nd Plenary

Committee of the Regions delegates from 28 Member States met on 5th and 6th December for the 132nd CoR plenary session in Brussels. It was a very busy…

MATCH-UP, the role of modal interchange to foster low-carbon mobility

Local Transport is crucial to control air pollution and maintain low level of pollutants in our regions The project aims at fostering multimodality…

MARIE - Mainstreaming Responsible Innovation in Europe

More citizens are involved in science through public engagement. Natural scientists and social scientists have formed collaborations. Users are leading…

Partnerships for Sustainable Cities - Call for Proposals

The EU continues to make a positive impact on sustainable development in partner countries and beyond. European Commission’s Directorate General for…

Irish CoR members meet the Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs

On 14th November, the Irish delegation of the Committee of the Regions met the Joint Oireachtas Committee on European Union Affairs. The issues on agenda,…

URBACT Call for Action Planning Networks

URBACT will launch its Call for Action Planning Networks on 7th January 2019 – supporting cities in addressing policy challenges by producing integrated…

Horizon 2020 - Funding for Transport Initiatives

On 22nd October, INEA, European Commission’s Executive Agency for Research and Innovation, hosted an information day on the funding made available in…

Urban Innovative Actions - Fourth Call for Proposals

Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) launched its fourth call for proposals on 15th October 2018. Managed by the French Region Hauts-de-France and part of the…

Latest news from the Irish delegation to the CoR

Cllr. Deirdre Forde has been appointed rapporteur in the ECON commission for the opinion on the European Commission’s proposal to establish a new Single…

Interreg NWE call for proposals open!

A new call for proposals for INTERREG North-West Europe is currently open until November 22nd.

Publication by the European Commission of its proposal for the next Multiannual Financial Framework

On May 2nd, the European Commission published its proposal for the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) that will cover the period 2021-2027. Overall,…

Adoption of Cllr. Kieran McCarthy’s opinion on the Implementation assessment of the urban agenda for the EU in commission

The opinion drafted by Cllr. McCarthy on the Implementation assessment of the urban agenda for the EU has been unanimously adopted by the COTER commission…

Cllr. Michael Murphy appointed vice-Chair of the Interregional group on Brexit

On March 23rd, the CoR Interregional group on Brexit appointed Michael Murphy (EPP), head of the Irish delegation to the CoR, as vice-Chair of the newly…