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"Regional Policy is a prime example of the positive effect multilevel governance can have on people's lives"

(08 July 2014)

EU Commissioner for Regional Policy Johannes Hahn met today Mr Michel Lebrun the newly elected President of the Committee of the Regions. They discussed the role and involvement of Committee of the Region in the implementation of Cohesion Policy and have agreed to continue the close co-operation.

Commissioner Hahn also expressed his support to the Committee of the Region's Charter of Multilevel Governance in Europe. In signing-up to the Charter he stated: "The implementation of Regional Policy through regional and local authorities is a prime example of the positive effect multilevel governance can have on people's lives".       

Charter for Multilevel Governance in Europe