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

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

08/07/2014

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

Commissioner Hahn takes responsibility for the portfolio of Vice President Reding, responsible for justice, fundamental rights and citizenship

Commissioner Hahn takes responsibility for the portfolio of Vice President Reding, responsible for justice, fundamental rights and citizenship

01/07/2014
Following the recent European elections, 4 Commissioners have resigned in order to take up theirs seats in the European Parliament as from today 1 July 2014: - Vice President Reding, responsible for justice, fundamental rights and citizenship - Vice President Tajani, responsible for industry and entrepreneurship - Vice President Rehn, responsible for economic and monetary affairs and the Euro - Commissioner Lewandowski, responsible for financial programming and the budget President Barroso has decided to reallocate the portfolios as follows, pending decisions on their replacements (on the basis of article 246 TFEU): - Vice President Kallas will ...

08/07/2014
"Regional Policy is a prime example of the positive effect multilevel governance can have on people's lives"

01/07/2014
Commissioner Hahn takes responsibility for the portfolio of Vice President Reding, responsible for justice, fundamental rights and citizenship

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EU Danube Strategy: Annual Forum in Vienna to discuss key initiatives to boost green and inclusive growth

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Commissioner Hahn welcomes adoption of Partnership Agreement in Slovakia

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Commissioner Hahn attends the international conference "The Visegrád Group – Growth Engine of Europe" with Commission President Barroso

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EU-Strategy for the Danube Region: 3 years of successful co-operation

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Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreements’ with Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia for EU Structural and Investment Funds, 2014-2020

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European Structural and Investment Funds support innovation reforms

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Commissioner Hahn's opening speech at the the 5th Annual Forum of the EU Baltic Sea Strategy (EUSBSR) 'Growing Together: for a connected, inclusive and prosperous EU Baltic Sea Macro-Region'

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