Ossi Martikainen, Food Waste, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Aviation strategy to foster growth, jobs and mobility

An aviation strategy is important for economic growth, jobs, trade and mobility in the EUrapporteur Ulrika Landergren (SE / Liberalerna)... Read more

Bart Somers elected as new ALDE CoR President

Elected today by the ALDE Group in the Committee of the Regions, Bart Somers (BE / Open VLD), Mayor of... Read more

Bart Somers, Mayor of Mechelen, Julian King, European Commission, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Commissioner King discusses Mechelen approach to radicalisation

European Commissioner for the security union Julian King discussed the approach the city of Mechelen and its Mayor Bart Somers... Read more

ALDE CoR contributes to the State of the Union

Ahead of the State of the Union debate on 14 September, the ALDE Group in the European Committee of the… Read more

ALDE Group Rae Parish, Haapsalu Estonia.
Local and regional politicians meet in Estonia to discuss entrepreneurship, active and healthy ageing

The average age of Europe’s population has been steadily rising and one of the EU’s main objectives for a competitive economy... Read more

Agnes DUDU, ALDE group meeting
Acting President Agnès Durdu expresses solidarity after Nice attack

Our acting Group President Agnès Durdu (LU / DP) expressed her solidarity after the attacks in Nice, France of 14… Read more

Bas Verkerk, ALDE Group
Royal Decoration for Bas Verkerk

Congratulations to outgoing ALDE President Bas Verkerk for being awarded by the King of the Netherlands a high royal decoration:... Read more

A liberal commitment to the environment

Our member Andres Jaadla continues his commitment to environmental causes as he attended the 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities… Read more

ALDE group photo, Bas Verkerk
Liberal rapporteurs in the CoR tackle food waste and radicalisation

The opinions on food waste by rapporteur Ossi Martikainen (FI, Keskusta) and tackling radicalization by Bart Somers (BE / Open… Read more

Bart Somers, Rokas Masiulis, Petras Austrevicius, Hans van Baalen, Simonas Gentvilas, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Strengthening EU Energy Security by improving EU regional strategies

On 3 June, the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) in the EU’s Committee of the Regions (CoR)… Read more

Michiel Rijsberman and Iskra Mihaylova, ALDE Group meeting in Klaipeda, Lithuania
EU Cohesion policy: a stronger role for regional and local players

Almost a third of the total EU budget of 351,8 billion euro has been allocated for the cohesion policy over… Read more

Ossi Martikainen, Food Waste, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Food waste – a problem for the environment and the economy

One third of products intended for human consumption are lost at various stages of the production process whether as raw… Read more