Conférence et déclaration de León sur le parlementarisme

Ce 30 juin, à l’occasion de la Journée internationale du parlementarisme, une conférence internationale s’est tenue à León (Espagne), à l’initiative des Cortes Generales, pour rappeler le rôle-clé des parlements dans le fonctionnement de la démocratie.  Il s’agissait de la session inaugurale de la dimension parlementaire de la présidence espagnole du Conseil de l’Union européenne,… Continue reading Conférence et déclaration de León sur le parlementarisme

La CALRE à la conférence du Congrès des autorités locales et régionales du Conseil de l’Europe

En marge du sommet du Conseil de l’Europe qui se tient dans la capitale islandaise ces 16 et 17 mai, le Congrès des autorités locales et régionales du Conseil de l’Europe organisait une Conférence de haut niveau sur le rôle des autorités locales et régionales dans la défense de la démocratie, des droits humains et… Continue reading La CALRE à la conférence du Congrès des autorités locales et régionales du Conseil de l’Europe

Première réunion du Comité permanent

Le Comité permanent de la CALRE s’est réuni ce 17 mars 2023 en format hybride, à Bruxelles (Belgique) et en visioconférence. Avant la réunion, le Président Madrane a reçu des mains de M. André Frédéric, Président du Parlement de Wallonie, le makila, bâton de marche d’origine basque qui symbolise la présidence de la Conférence des assemblées législatives… Continue reading Première réunion du Comité permanent

President Madrane participated in the high-level event of the Alliance for Cohesion

On 16 March, the Alliance for Cohesion organised its first high-level event of 2023, entitled “Cohesion policy, a bridge to a united and fairer Europe“. This meeting marks a new milestone in the reflection process initiated in 2017 on the future of cohesion policy. President Rachid Madrane represents CALRE at the debate, organised with the… Continue reading President Madrane participated in the high-level event of the Alliance for Cohesion

President Madrane presents CALRE’s work programme to the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions

M. Rachid Madrane, President of CALRE, took part in the first meeting of the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions on 14 March 2023. In accordance with the memorandum, President Madrane presented the strategic priorities of his mandate for the coming year. After having presented the main lines constituting its work programme for… Continue reading President Madrane presents CALRE’s work programme to the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions

Rachid Madrane elected at the presidency of the CALRE for 2023

Rachid Madrane, President of the Parliament of the Brussels-Capital Region

Mr Rachid Madrane, President of the Parliament of the Brussels-Capital Region (Belgium), has been elected on 20 December 2022 as President of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE) for the year 2023.The Plenary assembly had been convened in urgence following the announcement by President Marcourt of his withdrawal. Mr Madrane intends to continue… Continue reading Rachid Madrane elected at the presidency of the CALRE for 2023

Feedback-up event of the Conference on the Future of Europe

The Conference on the Future of Europe ended on 2 December 2022 with a feedback-up event

The Conference on the Future of Europe ended on 2 December 2022 with a feedback-up event organised by the European institutions for the citizens who participated in the debates within the European and national panels, in the numerous manifestations in the regions and on the multilingual digital platform of the Conference.The CALRE was represented at… Continue reading Feedback-up event of the Conference on the Future of Europe

Meeting of the European Alliance of Cities and Regions for the Reconstruction of Ukraine 

President Marcourt among the members of the European Alliance of Cities and Regions for the reconstruction of Ukraine

President Marcourt took part, on 29 November 2022, in the first meeting at political level of the European Alliance of Cities and Regions for the reconstruction of Ukraine.For the record, the Alliance was launched on 30 June 2022 by the European Committee of the Regions and its partners, as well as by Ukrainian associations of… Continue reading Meeting of the European Alliance of Cities and Regions for the Reconstruction of Ukraine 

Review of the annual meeting of the Plenary assembly

The Plenary assembly of the CALRE met on 18 November 2022 at the Parliament of Wallonia in Namur (Belgium).

The Plenary assembly of the CALRE met on 18 November 2022 at the Parliament of Wallonia in Namur (Belgium). The meeting began with a presentation of the conclusions of the event that celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Conference in October 2022. Then, Mr Karl-Heinz Lambertz, President of the Steering Group of the European Committee… Continue reading Review of the annual meeting of the Plenary assembly

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