Matos claims a leading role for the regions in the Conference on the Future of Europe

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the EU (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, claimed on Tuesday a leading role for the regions in the Conference on the Future of Europe. “We must see in the regions an opportunity to strengthen the European project, so their… Continue reading Matos claims a leading role for the regions in the Conference on the Future of Europe

Matos demands firmness in defending the values that inspire the construction of the EU as a space for coexistence

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the EU (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, demanded today “firmness with the founding values ​​of the European project and, also, firmness before those who, within that project, try to remain in him without respecting them ”. He stated that… Continue reading Matos demands firmness in defending the values that inspire the construction of the EU as a space for coexistence

Matos appeals to solidarity between regions “in a Europe as a unique space of coexistence”

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, spoke this Wednesday at the 40th Session of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe, where he stressed the importance of reinforcing the basic principle of… Continue reading Matos appeals to solidarity between regions “in a Europe as a unique space of coexistence”

The facade of the Parliament of the Canary Islands is illuminated in blue to commemorate Europe Day

The president of the Chamber and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, underlines the validity of the founding values ​​of the European project at a difficult time as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic. It affirms that the Union has lived up to the largest investment in… Continue reading The facade of the Parliament of the Canary Islands is illuminated in blue to commemorate Europe Day

Matos and Iceta address the need to increase the weight of the EU regions around the European project

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, transferred this Thursday to the Minister of Territorial Policy and Public Function, Miquel Iceta, his commitment to increase the weight and leadership of assemblies in decision-making around the European project. Matos… Continue reading Matos and Iceta address the need to increase the weight of the EU regions around the European project

Matos defends the key role of regions in national post-pandemic recovery plans

The president of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of Europe (CALRE) and the Parliament of the Canary Islands, Gustavo Matos, defended this Friday that regional authorities can develop the key role that corresponds to them in the design and application of national recovery plans post-pandemic. “Otherwise, we run the serious risk that many regions… Continue reading Matos defends the key role of regions in national post-pandemic recovery plans

Matos and Llop agree on the need for a greater weight of the regions in decision-making in the face of the challenges of the European project

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, met this Thursday in Madrid with the president of the Senate, Pilar Llop, with who agreed on the need for parliaments and assemblies with legislative capacity, which represent some 200 million… Continue reading Matos and Llop agree on the need for a greater weight of the regions in decision-making in the face of the challenges of the European project

EU-wide coalition urges national governments to involve regions and cities in the preparation of post-COVID recovery plans and to avoid a “vaccine divide” in Europe

On the eve of the European Council meeting, the #Cohesion Alliance – an EU-wide alliance of 12 000 signatories advocating for a stronger cohesion policy after 2020 – calls upon Member States to work in partnership with local and regional governments in the design, implementation and governance of national recovery and resilience plans. The Cohesion… Continue reading EU-wide coalition urges national governments to involve regions and cities in the preparation of post-COVID recovery plans and to avoid a “vaccine divide” in Europe

The Secretary of State for the European Union, Juan González-Barba Pera, was received by Gustavo Matos, recently re-elected president of CALRE

The Secretary of State for the European Union, Juan González-Barba Pera, visited the Parliament of the Canary Islands on Thursday, where he was received by its president, Gustavo Matos, recently re-elected president of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the EU (CALRE). The Secretary of State referred to the Canary Islands as a “deeply… Continue reading The Secretary of State for the European Union, Juan González-Barba Pera, was received by Gustavo Matos, recently re-elected president of CALRE

The Canary Islands will lead this year the work of the European regions on migration policies

The Parliament of the Canary Islands this year will lead the work of the parliaments and assemblies with legislative capacity of the European Union in the matter of migration policies. This is one of the agreements adopted by the Plenary Assembly of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the EU (CALRE) meeting on January… Continue reading The Canary Islands will lead this year the work of the European regions on migration policies