President Marcourt re-elected at the head of the CALRE

President Marcourt following his re-election

The Plenary assembly of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE), meeting in Namur on 18 November 2022, elected Mr Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the Parliament of Wallonia, for a second term as President of the Conference which brings together 72 regional assemblies of the European Union which have legislative power. Thanking the representatives… Continue reading President Marcourt re-elected at the head of the CALRE

Annual meeting of the Plenary assembly of the CALRE

Closon Denis / Parlement Wallon 2020

The Parliament of Wallonia will host, on 18 November 2022, the annual meeting of the Plenary assembly of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE). The meeting will begin with a presentation of the conclusions of the event that celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Conference last October. Will be covered in particular: Then,… Continue reading Annual meeting of the Plenary assembly of the CALRE

Follow the CALRE Award ceremony live

The trophies that will be awarded to the winners

The CALRE Award “Stars of Europe” was created in 2016 with the aim to bring out best practices and initiatives adopted by the European Regional Assemblies which are member of the CALRE that are concretely improving an aspect or sector of the economic, cultural or social life of their territories and communities, while underlining the… Continue reading Follow the CALRE Award ceremony live

10th Subsidiarity Conference

President Marcourt took part in a round table as part of the 10th Subsidiarity Conference

The 10th edition of the biennial Subsidiarity Conference of the European Committee of the Regions, which took place in Valencia (Spain) on 11 November 2022, focused on how to bring the concepts of “active subsidiarity” and the EU’s activities in the area of better regulation together in the effort to respond to the recommendations of… Continue reading 10th Subsidiarity Conference

Voting for the Public prize of the CALRE Award “Stars of Europe” is open

Voting for the Public prize of the CALRE Award "Stars of Europe" 2022 is open

The CALRE Award “Stars of Europe” was created in 2016 with the aim to bring out best practices and initiatives adopted by the European Regional Assemblies which are member of the CALRE that are concretely improving an aspect or sector of the economic, cultural or social life of their territories and communities, while underlining the… Continue reading Voting for the Public prize of the CALRE Award “Stars of Europe” is open

Final academic conference of the REGIOPARL

The final academic conference of the REGIOPARL

The last decades have witnessed growing attention to the regional involvement in European affairs and an increasing regional focus in research on the interplay of the European Union and its Member states.In this context, the Regional Parliaments Lab research project (REGIOPARL) has organised its final academic conference on 20 and 21 October 2022 in Krems… Continue reading Final academic conference of the REGIOPARL

Presentation of the activities of the CALRE to the presidents of the Austrian state parliaments

President Marcourt addresses the Conference of presidents of the Austrian state parliaments

At the invitation of Mrs Manuela Khom, President of the State Parliament of Styria, President Marcourt had the opportunity to present the activities of the CALRE before the Conference of presidents of the Austrian state parliaments on 17 October 2022 in Fohnsdorf (Austria). To the nine members of the Conference of Presidents, Mr Marcourt indicated… Continue reading Presentation of the activities of the CALRE to the presidents of the Austrian state parliaments

Launch of the new Cohesion Alliance

The President of the European Committee of the Regions and the European Commissioner for cohesion together with the chairs of the leading European associations of cities and regions

As part of the 151st plenary session of the European Committee of the Regions, President Marcourt carried the voice of the CALRE during a “debate on the new Cohesion Alliance for new challenges” on 12 October 2022. Opening the debate, Mr Vasco Alves Cordeiro, President of the European Committee of the Regions, suggested examining different… Continue reading Launch of the new Cohesion Alliance

Celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies

Twenty-five years after the signing of the Document of Oviedo which created the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE), representatives of 24 member assemblies took part, on 6 and 7 October 2022, in an event celebrating this anniversary to the General Junta of the Principality of Asturias (Spain). The working sessions, held in the… Continue reading Celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies

The CALRE celebrates its 25th anniversary on 6 and 7 October 2022 in Oviedo

The General Junta of the Principality of Asturias which will host the event

The date of 7 October 2022 will mark the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Document of Oviedo which created the Conference of the Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE).This anniversary will be celebrated at an event to be held on Thursday 6 and Friday 7 October 2022 in Oviedo, capital of… Continue reading The CALRE celebrates its 25th anniversary on 6 and 7 October 2022 in Oviedo