Factsheet: The European Union Strategy for the Danube Region

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Available languages : Bulgarian English
Period : 2007-2013
Date : 06/01/2010

This macroregion faces numerous specific challenges : big socioeconomic disparities, underdeveloped potential of the Danube waterway, a unique environment threatened by pollution – to name just a few. Furthermore, the integration of its eastern portion since 2004 and 2007 into the EU has brought a dramatic change, which must be assisted and reinforced. There is a need for a stronger than usual cooperation dimension and for an integrated cooperative response across borders.


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EU Strategy for the Danube Region