5th Mediterranean Coast and Macro Regional Strategies week is open!
Accompanied by a press conference, the 5th Mediterranean Coast and Macro Regional Strategies week was opened by Mr Franc Bogovič, Member of the European Parliament, Mr Danilo Markočič, host and mayor of the beautiful Izola, Ms Nina Seljak, representative of Govermental Office for development and Cohesion Policy and Ms Andreja Jerina, Slovenian National Coordinator of all three macro-regional strategies.
All speakers stressed the importance of continuing the processes in the region despite the situation with COVID -19 and praised the work of the hosts and organisers of the Mediterranean Coast and Macro Regional Strategies week, EUSAIR Facility Point. After five years we can be proud that the event became recognised widely, there are more and more partners from different institutions joining. The events within the week will focus on resiliant, green and smart region.
The opening was followed by the TRIO presidencies meeting by all four macroregions exploring the best way to MR support.
The participants agreed of the need for the common capacity building support that shall focus to capacity support, embedding, communication and visibility.