29/06/2021 : 11:00 - 13:00 | Online | Future of Europe
The current pandemic has highlighted the fundamental role of regional and local authorities in delivering healthcare and social and economic recovery. They will continue to bring their added value to the key European Union policies, in particular in the green and digital transitions, and in rebuilding trust with citizens.
The Conference on the Future of Europe
gives an opportunity to reflect on the functioning of democracy within the EU, and to reinforce how regional and local authorities take part in the EU's decision-making processes, based on the principles of subsidiarity and proportionality.
This high-level, online event will comprise representatives from the EU and from national and regional parliaments and governments, discussing the future role of regions in the EU. Check here the Agenda
It is intended to end with the adoption and signature of the Declaration The place of regions in the European Union architecture
. Read the Draft declaration
The event will be streamed in seven languages (DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL, PT). Follow it on Zoom in your prefered language: https://euconf-eu.zoom.us/j/93187395418
Follow the event in English on Youtube:
Members of the European Committee of the Regions who plan to be on the premises that day on other business are welcome to attend the event in person in room JDE51. Please note that special arrangements will be in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Members are required to read and comply with these arrangements when attending the event in person: Special arrangements due to the COVID-19 pandemic