European Union in Action on 21 September - European Cooperation Day!

Speaking from the European Parliament in Brussels to launch more than 200 events in 40 countries, the EU’s Commissioner for Regional Policy Johannes Hahn said: “Territorial cooperation projects help build trust. They foster mutual understanding. They are essential ingredients of European integration. They bring communities together – this is the European Union in action.”

European Cooperation Day 2012 carrying slogan “Sharing borders, growing closer”
will be celebrated on 21 September 2012. Celebrating achievements of European regions and countries working together across borders – that is what is behind European Cooperation Day.

Press release in English.

Press release for Latvia.

Press release for Russia.