Participation of Johannes Hahn, to the 2nd Annual Forum on Danube Strategy in Bucharest
On 29 October 2013, Johannes Hahn, Member of the EC in charge of Regional Policy, went to Bucharest to participate in the second edition of the annual Danube Forum. Hosted by Johannes Hahn and Victor Ponta, Romanian Prime Minister, the Forum discussed how to strengthen the impact of the EU's Danube Strategy to tackle some of the region's most pressing challenges like energy security and pollution, crime, missing transport links to lack of competitiveness and the brain drain.
The Foreign and Regional Development Ministers of the 14 countries from Europe's Danube "macro region" joined Commissioner Hahn to take stock of current achievements and challenges, assess progress to date and reflect on the future implementation of the Danube Strategy. PHOTO SHOTLISTLINKLINKLINKLINKLINK