Skip navigation

News

The latest announcements, news, and media-related content 

29. October 2018.

European Cooperation Day 2018

The Interreg-IPA CBC Hungary-Serbia Programme celebrated this year’s European Cooperation Day with 15 events, which seven projects being implemented within the Programme, organized throughout September and in early October.

The events provided over 5,000* visitors with opportunities to experience the cross-border cooperation between the organizations from Hungary and Serbia in action, while enjoying outdoor festivals, free-of-charge sports events, art exhibitions, theatre plays for children and much more.

Through this initiative, the projects: ActiveGirls – “Support sport and physical activity of girls”, CB BASKET – “Cross-border basket games”, CommonHeritage – “Together for Common Future of Common Cultural Heritage”, FOLKcoolTOUR – “Folklore and Culture as Touristic Attractions - Hidden Values and Treasures”, OPTI-BIKE – “Optimising traffic in the border zone, planning and construction of bicycle paths”, THEATRO – “Theatre art as a regional hub for children's socialization”,  and  WATERatRISK – “Improvement of drought and excess water monitoring for supporting water management and mitigation of risks related to extreme weather conditions” helped  raise awareness about the value the EU investments have for the region.

Photo Gallery capturing some of the best moments from the events celebrating the European Cooperation Day 2018 in the Hungary-Serbia border region.

European Cooperation Day is an annual observance taking place on 21 September and the surrounding weeks to celebrate the achievements of territorial cooperation in different regions in Europe, including the neighbouring countries of the European Union.

 

*Estimated number of visitors

Other news

  • 17. January 2019.
    Interreg-IPA CBC Hungary-Serbia at the Sixth National Conference on Cross-Border Cooperation
    The Ministry of European Integration of the Republic of Serbia – the Serbian National Authority of the Interreg-IPA CBC Hungary-Serbia Programme, organized the Sixth National Conference on Cross-Border Cooperation on 14 November 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia. The Programme took part in the conference.
    More
  • 17. January 2019.
    The Programme contributes to the European Year of Cultural Heritage
    Marking the closing of the European Year of Cultural Heritage, the Interact programme organized a networking event “Activating cultural heritage in Interreg” for Interreg programmes and projects on 5 December, 2018, in Vienna, Austria. Representatives of the Joint Secretariat of the Programme and the projects featured in the publication “Connecting Cultures, Connected Citizens” took part in this event. 
    More
  • 07. November 2018.
    Projects making a difference – project Colourful Cooperation contributes to the tourism development in the region with its fresh news portal
    The project Colourful Cooperation operates an online news portal providing fresh news related to the tourist offer, cultural life and current affairs in the Hungary-Serbia border region.  
    More