European Projects Association Awards : actions all over Europe
At the European Parliament took place the European Project Associations Award.
The event was hosted by the newly elected MEP, M. Ivan Jakovcic, former President of the Region Istria in Croatia. About 100 participants had the possibility to get acquainted with the excellence of the projects presented and awarded.
"Europe is all over and in the small corner of our continent. Through these projects, we are implementors of the European Plan and the european projects. It is a fantastic day since we can award those excellent ideas and initiatives of citizens", said the Secretary General of ALDA, Antonella Valmorbida, who coorganized the event. Among the speakers there was Vassilis Xenos Gabrielis, Director of the EGTC Anfitrionis, member of ALDA, who gave his important contribution and focused on the connection and tight relationship to be secured between citizens and european institutions.
The event also focused on the regional strategies and in particular on the Adriatic-Ionian Euroregion which is supposed to start its activities soon. It will be a great opportunity considering the worries as for the future enlargement in the region. It might represent an added value for a possible action, even in case of frozen process of enlargement.