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Union of the Baltic Cities

Identification number in the register: 5216035819-77
Registration date: 18/12/2008 12:19:01

The information on this entity was last modified on: 31/03/2015 09:37:22
The date of the last annual update was: 31/03/2015 09:37:22
Next update due latest on: 31/03/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Union of the Baltic Cities



    Section of registration

VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.

Regional structures

    Contact details

Wały Jagiellońskie 1, 0000005342
Gdańsk 80-853

(+48) 583010917

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Per Boedker Andersen

President of UBC

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Paweł Żaboklicki

Secretary General

    Goals / remit

UBC is a network of 92 member cities from 10 countries from the Baltic Sea Region.
The Union’s aim is to promote and strengthen cooperation and exchange of experience among the cities in the Baltic Sea Region, to advocate for common interests of the local authorities in the region, and to act on behalf of the cities and local authorities in common matters towards regional, national, European and international bodies, as well as achieving sustainable development in the BSR with full respect to European principles of local and regional self-governance and subsidiarity.

  • European
  • regional/local

    Specific activities covered by the Register

implementation of the UE Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region

Secretaria does not carry out any projects. The work is done by the UBC Commissions.







UBC has developed the cooperation with other Baltic Sea organizations. Especially, the contacts with the Baltic Development Forum (BDF) and the Baltic Metropoles Network (BaltMet) have intensified and brought results.
The Union has been active in implementation of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. The UBC representatives and member cities took part in the flagship projects meetings and seminars.
Last, but not least, the Union has intensified its involvement in the activities of the Conference of European Cross-Border and Interregional Cities Network (CECICN) In March 2012 Per Bødker Andersen, President of UBC, was elected as the President of CECICN.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

100%: 0   75%: 0   50%: 0   25%: 1



    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Culture
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Information Society
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Sport
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport
  • Youth

    Membership and affiliation



UBC is a part of a network Conference of European Cross-Border and Interregional City Networks (CECICN)
This new organisation was established on 23 April 2010 in Santiago de Compostela. CECICN was established by six organisations: Iberian Network of Cross-border Entities (RIET), Forum of Adriatic and Ionian Cities, MedCities, Mission Operationelle Transfrontaliere, Union of the Baltic Cities, Conference of Atlantic Arc Cities (C.A.A.C.).

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

< 9,999 €

384,513 €


No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

384,513 €

0 €

252,763 €

131,750 €

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.