Between 27 and 28 May ERB Executive Board met in Karlskrona. On the first day the participants attended the information session with presentations and discussions on the programming process in the South Baltic CBC Programme, EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, youth cooperation, and two p...
Denmark took over Presidency in Euroregion Baltic from Sweden. A ceremony took place in Gdańsk during offcial dinner on 25 February. Mr Roland Gustbée, Chair of the Board of Regional Council in södra Småland, who has been a President of Euroregion Baltic since February 201...
The special Task Force within Euroregion Baltic (ERB) dealing with EU Cohesion Policy, and in particular with the South Baltic CBC Programme is currently taking active part in the preparations for the next programming period. Consisting of the representatives of the ERB member organisations ...
On 13th June 2012 Euroregion Baltic (ERB) gathered its members in Nexø, Bornholm for the 3rd Annual Forum entitled: "Cooperating to meet common challenges in the Baltic Sea Region". Around 60 participants from the national, regional and local levels around the Baltic Se...
Since February 2012 the Swedish region of södra Småland took over the chairmanship within Euroregion Baltic from Kaliningrad Region, and Ms Alla Ivanova, Minister Head of for International Relations of the Kaliningrad Region in person. The Chair of the Board of Regional Counc...
At its meeting in Möckelsnäs Herrgård in Sweden ERB Executive Board adopted the ERB action plan for 2012 and 2013. The main objectiive for joint activities within Euroregion Baltic will be to contribute to the implementation of the ERB 202o Agenda, and thus to ...
Around 10.000 people in total participated in Folkemødet, a political festival organised on Bornholm between 15 and 18 June 2011. It was the first time for Folkemødet to have been organised but the next year's edition is already being planned. Folkemødet fo...
Workshop on multi-level governance
Policy-research workshop on “multi-level governance implementation in the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region” will be organised on the 10th of June in Stockholm. More information is available here.
SEBA Conference in Kaliningrad
The Council of the Baltic Sea States invites all regional stakholders to participate in a conference organised within the Modernisation of the South Eastern Baltic Area (SEBA) initiative. The conference will be held in Kaliningrad on 7-8th June 2013 with the main focus on creativity and human potential of the SEBA area. Online registration will be open till 17th May 2013. All practical information including visa requirements can be found in the invitation.
Invitation to Baltadapt Final Conference
“Adaptation to Climate Change in the Baltic Sea Region” – it is a theme of the Baltadapt Final Conference, which will be organised on 3-4th September 2013 in Riga.
The final conference of the Baltadapt project will bring together policy makers across all levels, scientists and other stakeholders dealing with climate change in the Baltic Sea Region in order to discuss the EU’s first macro-regional adaptation strategy and related adaptation measures. It will be hosted by the University of Latvia.
Registration is open here.
Please follow this link to find more information.
On 18 April 2013 at the Gdansk hotel "Scandic" Voivodeship Labour Office in Gdańsk organized the European Job Day. The event was held to promote the educational and professional mobility in Europe among the inhabitants of Pomerania, information on the principles of safe movement on the labour market and the current situation on the labour markets in European countries.
More than three thousand job offers, two hundred exhibitors, several thousand visitors
The second edition of the International, Pomeranian, Metropolitan Fairs of Job, Education and Entrepreneurship, held on 17 April 2013 at the Exhibition and Conference in Gdańsk Amber Expo have been successful.
Project was organised by Voivodeship Labour Office in Gdansk, with the Regional Labour Office in Gdansk and Regional Labour Offices in Wejherowo, Puck, Nowy Dwór Gdański, Malbork, Tczew, Słupsk, Lębork, Gdynia, Bytów and Kartuzy.
The 18th Ministerial Session of the Council of the Baltic Sea States took place on 6th June 2013 in Pionersky, Kaliningrad Region of the Russian Federation. Hosted by the Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, the meeting included foreign ministers of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden, as well as High Representatives from Iceland, Poland and the European Union.
Between 27 and 28 May ERB Executive Board met in Karlskrona. On the first day the participants attended the information session with presentations and discussions on the programming process in the South Baltic CBC Programme, EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, youth cooperation, and two projects: Baltic Maritime Science Park and ArtLine. ERB Youth Board presented the results of the survey whose aim was to investigate the anchoring of youth cooperation in their regions and informed of their recent activities.
ERB Executive Board accepted the proposal regarding process of obtaining a legal personality by Euroregion Baltic. New legal entity should be established as international association with regional administrations and organisations as its members. Draft Statutes and additional documents have to be prepared in following months and discussed internally in member organisations and national authorities. If all proceedings fit into agreed schedule, association will be founded before the end of 2013.
ERB Executive Board, at its meeting in Karlskrona on 27th of May, agreed on a standpoint concerning thematic scope of future South Baltic Cross-Border Cooperation Programme. Members of the Board decided to give full support to following thematic objectives of the Programme:
The Pan-European Institute publishes a quarterly discussion forum, Baltic Rim Economies (BRE), which focuses on the development of the Baltic Sea Region. In BRE, high-level public and corporate decision makers, representatives of Academia and several other experts contribute to the discussion. At its website you may find over 1000 previous expert articles, among others the article of the President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso.
MOMENT project is coming to an end. Evaluation of WUPs (Water Users Partnerships) by Ramböll, as well as the Summary of the project conference and 4th ERB Water Forum, both held in Kalmar on 27 and 28 November 2012, and of the project. Enjoy the read!