News from the ECR CoR Group
ECR News - 33rd edition
12 Oct 2022 | Brussels
New gas package could represent new chapter in European energy sector
Under the rapporteurship of our ENVE Coordinator, Marshal Chełstowski, the opinion on the energy package on gas, hydrogen and methane emissions was adopted by overwhelming majority in the October CoR plenary session.
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19 Oct 2022 | Brussels
President Marsilio: EU energy policy has failed and needs to be revised
"I think the time has come to reflect on what has made the EU so weak; our energy policy needs particular attention and should be revised". So said the president of the Abruzzo region in Italy and of the ECR Group in the European Committee of the Regions, Marco Marsilio, speaking at the plenary session of the CoR in Brussels, during the European Week of Regions and Cities.
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11 Oct 2022 | Brussels
Presidents of regions call for additional funds to address the Ukrainian refugee crisis at ECR workshop
During the 151st CoR plenary session on 10-12 October, the ECR political group in the CoR hosted its annual workshop. This year's workshop was entitled "Refugees fleeing the war: the role of border regions" and discussed regional efforts in the Ukrainian refugee crisis and the EU tools available to address it. Conclusions were also drawn about the ongoing interpretation of and distinction made between legal and illegal immigrants.
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12 Oct 2022 | Hungary and Poland
Summer camps for children from Ukraine organised by ECR members a big success
The European Committee of the Regions in cooperation with the Association of Ukrainian Cities, promoted the idea of European regions and cities organising summer camps for Ukrainian children, as an act of solidarity that offers a sense of normality to some of the millions of Ukrainian children whose lives have been shaken by the war. The summer camps are part of a broader show of solidarity by the EU’s cities and regions, ranging from humanitarian aid to twinnings and commitments to support the reconstruction of Ukraine.
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More ECR news in this edition
OPINIONS
12 Oct 2022 | Brussels
New gas package could represent new chapter in European energy sector
FUTURE OF EUROPE
19 Oct 2022 | Brussels
Discussions on the need for new macro-regional strategies
18 Oct 2022 | Brussels
García-Gallardo calls on the members of the Committee of the Regions to support "birth rate & family-friendly" policies
11 Oct 2022 | Brussels
Matteo Bianchi: "No to further EU centralisation"
02 Sep 2022 | Belgrade
Anna Magyar: Serbia is welcome in the EU, the role of local authorities is important
ENVIRONMENT AND COHESION
13 Oct 2022 | Brussels
Mayor Bóka pleased that water is a priority for COP27
13 Oct 2022 | Brussels
GDP statistics do not always reflect complex development needs of regions
UKRAINE
16 Sep 2022 | Prague
War in Ukraine and its challenges for EU cities and regions
12 Oct 2022 | Hungary and Poland
Summer camps for children from Ukraine organised by ECR members a big success
EVENTS
11 Oct 2022 | Brussels
Presidents of regions call for additional funds to address the Ukrainian refugee crisis at ECR workshop
14 Oct 2022 | Brussels
Tesei: for Umbria, hydrogen is all about sustainability
ELECTIONS
22 Sep 2022 | Zwolle, the Netherlands
Ilpo Heltimoinen elected First Vice-Chair of ECON Commission
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