AI-NURECC Initiative: Events in Tirana on 20-21 November 2018
20 November 2018 - 21 November 2018
The CPMR organised a series of events in Tirana (Albania), on 20-21 November 2018, as part of the EU-funded AI-NURECC Initiative, which contributes to providing added value for the implementation of the EUSAIR macro-regional strategy.
These events fall under the AI-NURECC Skills Development and Training Action and the AI-NURECC Task Force on Tourism and Cultural Heritage and aim to bring together young people, politicians and officers from Regional and Local Authorities and representatives of Chambers of Commerce, Universities, VET, NGOs, Managing Authorities of ETC programmes, Interreg Project Managers.
The CPMR organised specifically:
20 November 2018 (am): A FORUM on EU Policies and EU Territorial Cooperation Opportunities focused on Technology, Innovation and Youth in the Adriatic-Ionian area.
20 November 2018 (pm): Europroject Design Training Action to promote access to EU programmes/funds – focused on the practicalities of reparing and implementing successful cooperation projects in the EUSAIR.
21 November 2018 (am): AN INFO-KIOSK aiming to support dialogue in the field of cultural heritage and tourism, by offering visibility to the non-EU Members and promoting the diversity and the great potential of the Adriatic-Ionian Region was attended by around 70 people.
The AI-NURECC Info-Kiosk organised in Tirana aimed to support dialogue in the field of cultural heritage and tourism, by offering visibility to the non-EU Members and promoting the diversity and the great potential of the Adriatic-Ionian Region. Participants in the AI-NURECC events that were organised in Tirana by the CPMR and FORUM AIC, on 20 and 21 November, had the opportunity to expose communication material of the different projects they are involved in, not only in the EUSAIR area but in any projects relevant to the topic of these two-day event, and further exchange on their experience, lessons learnt and explore possible collaboration opportunities in the future. The Info-Kiosk was also visited by students that showed great interest to learn more about the EUSAIR and the opportunities that can offer to their future development be it in the field of studies or labour market.
POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS (here)
The Adriatic Ionian Network of Universities, Regions, Chambers of Commerce and Cities Initiative (AI-NURECC) is an initiative coordinated by the CPMR with support of four partners of the Adriatic Ionian region:
- Adriatic Ionian Euroregion (AIE)
- Forum of Adriatic and Ionian Cities (FAIC)
- Forum of the Adriatic and Ionian Chambers of Commerce (Forum AIC)
- Network of AI Universities (UniAdrion)
The initiative aims to contribute to the achievement of the EUSAIR (European Union Strategy for the Adriatic Ionian region) Political objectives as well as to foster the sound implementation of its action Plan with the final goal of promoting a structured dialogue and stronger and more effective cooperation among key Adriatic-Ionian stakeholders.
The project runs 18 months starting on 1st March 2018.
During its implementation the project will deliver the following initiatives:
- AI-NURECC Youth Action
- AI-NURECC Creative and Cultural Industries Action
- AI-NURECC Task Force on Tourism and Cultural Heritage
- AI-NURECC Skills Development and Training Action
- AI-NURECC Observatory on Multilevel Governance
In order to ensure a broad dissemination of AI-NURECC results, the project will also design and implement a communication strategy under the AI-NURECC Communication Campaign.