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Connecting Citizens and local authorities with the Conference on the future of Europe

The current crisis shows that the more all levels of government (European, national, regional and local) are able to work... Read more

COVID-19 accelerates the digital transformation of local democracy

Rait Pihelgas (EE/Reform Party) argues that local and regional authorities should fully embrace new technologies and the digital age. “There’s... Read more

Attaques terroristes: plan d’action pour protéger nos espaces publics

"Nous devons améliorer la protection des espaces publics" dit Jean-François Barnier, qui appelle l'UE à renforcer la résilience face au... Read more

Terrorist attacks: action plan to keep our streets safe

"We need to improve the protection of public spaces" says Jean-François Barnier, calling on the EU institutions to build resilience... Read more

Un nouvel Erasmus

Après le succès d'Erasmus pour les étudiants, les apprentis, les jeunes entrepreneurs, les professionnels de l'enseignement supérieur et les journalistes,... Read more

Celebrate Europe Day!

This year, give some time to Europe and start planning now for Europe Day on 9 May 2018. The European... Read more

Bart Somers’ intervention on Catalonia in the European Committee of the Regions

Debate on Catalonia   Committee of the Regions Plenary – 10 October 2017 Intervention by Bart Somers (ALDE CoR President)… Read more

Erasmus with a twist

After the success of Erasmus for students, apprentices, young entrepreneurs, higher education professionals and journalists, ALDE's Vice-President in the European... Read more

ALDE CoR celebrates EU60

Discover how our President Bart Somers, our first Vice-President Ulrika Landergren and our second Vice-President François Decoster celebrate the sixty... Read more