PA 10 | Institutional capacity and cooperation
The new pilot initiative "START - Danube Region Project Fund" will be launched in July 2014 and offers new funding opportunities for developing projects in the Danube Region.
With the Award for Roma Integration, the European Commission wishes to honour the commitment of civil society organisations in assisting the integration of Roma communities across the Western Balkans and Turkey, and to give visibility to best practices and ideas.
The evaluation gives a comprehensive overview of the achievements of the last three editions of the DFDs which were held in Vienna, Belgrade and Bucharest. With three upcoming editions of the DFD, it also identifies challenges and opportunities as well as new target groups in the Danube Region.
Download of the DFD Evaluation 2014
Technical assistance is now completed for several of the projects selected within the first call of the Technical Assistance Facility for Danube Region Projects(TAF-DRP).
Please find the report of 20 May 2014 concerning the governance of macro-regional strategies from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions COM(2014) 284 final under the following link:http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/cooperate/danube/documents_en.cfm#1.
Perspectives of Urban Policies in the Danube Region: Enlargement of the Council of Danube Cities and Regions (CoDCR) and Establishment of the Urban Platform Danube Region (UPDR)