For the fifth consecutive year, yesterday, events were held throughout Europe in the frame of the European Cooperation Day 2016 (EC Day 2016) under the auspices of the European Commission and the INTERACT programme. The aim was to present the projects and programmes by the Member States that are implemented with funds from the European Regional Development Fund.
Archive for month: September, 2016
Today, a press conference took place on the Petzen, in the former Berggasthaus Siebenhütten, in the framework of which the approved project EUfutuR (“The Future of Europe – Identity, internationalization and institutionalization – Geopark Karavanke”) was presented.
You are cordially invited to participate at the press conference that will take place on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 at 2 p.m. on the Petzen in the former Berggasthaus Siebenhütten, in the framework of which the approved project EUfutuR (“The Future of Europe – Identity, internationalization and institutionalization – Geopark Karavanks“) will be presented.
Besides the mayors of the Geopark municipalities and the project partners, the minister Alenka Smerkolj and the Carinthian Landeshauptmann Dr. Peter Kaiser will present their views and experiences on the current and future project cooperation and cooperation between Slovenia and Carinthia.
You are invited to attend the hike to the triple border and the visit of local attractions in Slovenia, Austria and Hungary in the framework of the European Cooperation Day (EC DAY) 2016.
The event will be held on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 and will be for free for the participants. In the context of two cross-border cooperation programmes Interreg V-A Slovenia-Hungary and Slovenia-Austria, the Government Office for Development and European Cohesion Policy organizes a hike to the triple border between Slovenia, Hungary and Austria and the visit of the castle Goričko in the Goričko nature park, the Apple house in Felsőszölnök, the museum of the Slovenians from the Raba region in Szentgotthárd and the castle Tabor in the nature park Raab.
The organizers provide food and drink, and you a good mood! As the hike will take place along a forest path at Trdkova, please make sure to have appropriate footwear, and please also make sure to carry a valid identity document with you for any possible border controls. For more information on the EC Day visit www.ecday.eu.
The number of participants is limited, therefore, please apply for the event as soon as possible here.
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