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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 08910026648-52
Registration date: 12/09/11 16:05:22

The information on this organisation was last modified on 08/09/14 17:34:33
The date of the last annual update was 08/09/14 17:34:33

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Partenalia
Legal status: AISBL
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Manuel Mendigutia
Position: General Secretary

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Paula Osés
Position: Coordinator

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 5 Rue Saint Quentin 
P.O. box: bte. 12
Bruxelles 1000
Telephone number: (+32) 27377204
Fax number: (+32) 27366010
Other contact information: Coordination's Office in Brussels

1, Avenue de la Renaissance, bte. 14
B-1000 Bruxelles

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Partenalia is the only non-profit International Association of intermediate local authorities (Nuts III) for inter-territorial cooperation.

It was created in 1993, as a network aiming to enhance the visibility of intermediate local authorities in the process of European integration, and to promote the common policies at the local level.

Today, as an International Association with juridical personality, Partenalia represents the voice of local intermediate authorities in the European arena and offers them a privileged working platform in order to promote innovative initiatives and the interchange of best practices on a transnational scale.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 3
Complementary information: PARTENALIA aims at developing European territorial cooperation in order to improve local and European policies that have an impact on Local Intermediate Authorities and other “supra local” institutions. Succeeding in this objective will come about, above all, through the promotion of meetings, exchanges of experience and of good practice in the common areas of interest of the members.

In addition, with a view to reaching this objective, the AISBL PARTENALIA champions the participation of its members in the decision making process within the framework of developing European, regional and local policies, in particular on all matters are connected with financing and management systems.

Finally, the AISBL PARTENALIA aims at having its activities foster and promote the creation of links and the development of joint projects funded with European funds in connection with the themes that have top ranking for the members.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Paula Osés Arregui 14/01/15 12/01/16
Ángela Isabel Gascón Simón 15/01/15 13/01/16
Tanguy Aril Vanbersy 16/01/15 14/01/16
Lidia Vicente Tena 14/01/15 12/11/15
David García Altarejos 14/01/15 12/11/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

In 2010 the follow-up of the legislative process has been focused on those policies of interest for PARTENALIA members, such as Employment and social rights, Climate action, Environment and Cohesion Policy. Furthermore, a Special attention has been dedicated to the role of Cities and Regions on the road to the Europe 2020 strategy. In 2010 PARTENALIA coordinator attended the conference organized by the CoR on Local and Regional answer to Social exclusion, as well as the conference on The role of Local and regional Authorities in the future EU environmental policy and the European Day on Europe 2020 strategy: towards a regional and local dimension? Acting smart, sustainable and inclusive.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Budget
  • Climate Action
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Sport
  • Transport
  • Youth


Total number of members that are natural persons: 23
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

CEPLI (European confederation of Local Interlmediate Authorities)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 130,000
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 130,000
- donations:
- contributions from members: 130,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

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