OECD pilot for managing authorities for citizen engagement in cohesion policy – kick-off event
15/07/2020The European Commission and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will kick off the first pilot project to stimulate genuine and meaningful citizen engagement in implementing cohesion projects on the ground. The EU's cohesion policy aims to strengthen economic and social cohesion by reducing disparities in the level of development between regions.
At the event, we will hear from Normunds Popens, Deputy Director-General for Regional and Urban Policy at the European Commission, and Janos Bertok, Acting Director of the OECD’s Public Governance Directorate, as well as a representative from each of the five managing authorities chosen.
European Commission, DG REGIO