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Video Contest: voting underway

20 October 2020

The North Sea Region video contest 2020 has now closed. Our projects have outshone themselves this year providing great quality videos which hit the spot! We received an outstanding 24 entries in t…

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Kicking off the #EUGreenWeek with a splash

20 October 2020

Today, the project marks the first day of the #EUGreenWeek in style: At 2 pm today, they will test launch the electric barge Green Wave at Euroship in Heerewaarden, the Netherlands. The vesse…

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Register now: North Sea Conference 2020

13 October 2020

The North Sea Region programme and the North Sea Commission are excited to announce that registration is now open for a first-ever virtual North Sea Conference.

The event will take place on 10 Nove…

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EURegionsWeek: Cooperation front and center

12 October 2020

The second week of the EU Week of Regions and Cities is live! The theme of this week is Cohesion and Cooperation - the core theme of this top annual event. 

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Shaping priorities of the new programme

12 October 2020

Did you know that by 2030, 10% of the EU-27 population is expected to live in the North Sea Region? Or that the region has a high innovation level, especially on R&D expenditure and innovation by…

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Walk through the world of transnational cooperation

06 October 2020

Did you know that wind power produced in the North Sea could cover up to 80% of Europe's electricity demand in the future? Or that the Alps are the "water tower" of Europe and provide up to 90% of th…

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Photo contest: extended deadline

02 October 2020

Did you miss our photo contest? No worries, you can still make it! To enable more projects to participate, we have extended the deadline for submissions until Thursday 15 October.

Photos are a key …

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Climate adaptation, Brexit and Covid-19: Watch the EC Day webinar

29 September 2020

On 25 September we hosted a webinar "European Cooperation in a Changing World" for university students, to introduce the Interreg programmes and give a peek behind the scenes at the current developme…

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Wanted: your ideas for our future website

29 September 2020

As part of our preparations for the new North Sea Region Programme 2021-2027, we are exploring the possibilities for re-designing our website to better reflect our brand identity and improve a number…

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Sign up for the European Cooperation Day webinar

22 September 2020

There are still spots available for the approaching European Cooperation Day webinar. The webinar European Cooperation in a Changing World will be held on 25 September, 10-11 am. In the webinar, ME…

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