COP27 failure: Chauvet says mayors have more ambition than governments

Defending the necessity to involve local and regional authorities to fight climate change at COP27, Vincent Chauvet, Mayor of Autun,... Read more

EU Chips Act: regional ecosystems vital for strategic autonomy

Semiconductors have become vital for every industry. With the EU Chips Act, we are treating it as such. Due to… Read more

CoR’s Decoster, Loiseau MEP address UK’s sewage dumping

The UK is allowing the dumping of raw sewage in its rivers and along the coastline of the Channel and... Read more

“Melilla is not alone”: Decoster, Vanraes discuss European immigration with Melilla President de Castro

François Decoster, Renew Europe CoR President, and Jean-Luc Vanraes, our coordinator in the Commission for Citizenship, Governance, Institutional and External... Read more

Liberal Democrat Ruth Coleman passes away

It is with sadness that we learned of the news about the passing of Ruth Coleman (75) during the summer.... Read more

Decoster: In support of Melilla

Our President François Decoster asked the Czech government, on the eve of assuming the rotating presidency, for support for Eduardo... Read more

Episode 9 of Letter from Brussels podcast is out: “The car that almost changed history”

Renew Europe CoR’s podcast “Letter from Brussels” episode 9 is out and takes you west to the middle of the Atlantic... Read more

Renew Europe CoR at June plenary: launch of alliance for reconstruction of Ukraine, Green Budgeting and the Arctic

During the European Committee of the Regions June plenary our group discussed Ukraine with the launch of the European Alliance... Read more

New Renew Europe CoR team

Congratulations to our new team, unanimously elected by our group before the European Committee of the Regions June plenary! Our... Read more

Promoting Youth and Local Democracy in Ireland with Kate Feeney

Councillor Kate Feeney, our spokesperson on Social Affairs, joined Ireland's Minister of State for EU Affairs Thomas Byrne (Fianna Fail)... Read more

The decline of rural areas is an existential threat

“We need a European rural agenda to improve urban-rural integration and revitalize rural communities” argued Ulrika Landergren, Chair of the CoR's Commission... Read more

Tourism recovery builds on sustainability

The Covid-pandemic heavily affected the tourism sector. The touristic activity is only slowly recovering back to the pre-COVID levels, yet it... Read more