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Internship - 21.06.2023
Are you interested in EU policy issues?
Are you ready to learn a lot about European regions and municipalities?
Then an internship at CEMR might be what you are looking for!
CEMR is currently looking to recruit interns as follows:
- 2 interns for policy work for a minimum of 4 months during the period September to December 2023 (exact dates to be agreed)
- 1 intern for the PLATFORMA project for a minimum of 4 months during the period September to December 2023 (exact dates to be agreed)
Find more information on the internships and how to apply here. Deadline for applications is 30 June 2023.
#CohesionAlliance - 09.01.2020#CohesionAlliance, CEMR participated today in a meeting with Elisa Ferreira, the European commissioner for cohesion and reforms. Carola Gunnarsson, CEMR spokesperson on cohesion policy, stressed at the meeting that cohesion policy must not be subject to conditionalities that cannot be influenced by municipalities and regions.
Ferreira stated that the Just Transition Mechanism would not be financed from funds coming from cohesion. “We need extra money to address new challenges, cohesion policy should not be sacrificed to accommodate these new challenges,” she said.
European Commission - 03.10.2019here.
Cohesion policy - 13.05.201925 infrastructure projects funded by cohesion policy across 10 Member states.
Think Europe - 18.01.2019debate on the urban dimension of cohesion policy.
“The SDGs should be the roadmap to design EU policies. But how can we make the SDGs understandable for citizens and how can they contribute to this type of growth?,” added Mr Vallier.
The debate took place during the congress “Think Europe – Intermediary cities key for development”, organised by the city of Soria and CEMR Spanish association (FEMP), on 16 to 18 January. Participants included the Mayor of Seville and CEMR spokesperson for climate, Juan Espadas, the Spanish MEP Iratxe García Pérez and the Mayor of Aranjuez and member of CEMR policy committee, Cristina Moreno Moreno.
EWRC 2018 - 20.09.2018sessions we’re (co)organising, and don’t forget to register! #EURegionsWeek
Cohesion policy - 13.07.2018ESIF) are raising concerns in Europe’s towns and regions. On 11 July, Europe’s local and regional experts on the issue came together to discuss how the proposal could be changed to answer local needs. One of the main issues is the rigid limitation of freedom concerning the fields in which towns and regions are allowed to invest. Check our website regularly for more information.
Regional policy - 20.04.2018library of evaluations carried out by Member States might just give you the answer. It contains a selection of completed evaluations since 2007, which can be browsed by different categories, such as countries, funds or evaluation methods, for instance.
Cohesion policy - 12.04.2018conclusions on the delivery and implementation of cohesion policy after 2020. A summary is also available.
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