Matos is committed to sharing experiences of prevention and struggle without losing sight of the principle of solidarity

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, invited today to delve into coordination policies, sharing experiences in preventing and fighting catastrophes natural within the framework of Europe. “Let’s not lose sight of one of the founding principles of… Continue reading Matos is committed to sharing experiences of prevention and struggle without losing sight of the principle of solidarity

Matos: “Depopulation and overpopulation are two faces of a demographic challenge that demands equality in the provision of services throughout the EU”

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the EU (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, affirmed this Thursday that depopulation and overpopulation are “the two faces of a demographic challenge that requires the provision of services under conditions of equality throughout the European territory ”. Matos closed… Continue reading Matos: “Depopulation and overpopulation are two faces of a demographic challenge that demands equality in the provision of services throughout the EU”

“The regions have to play a determining role in connecting the European project and citizenship”

The president of the Parliament of the Canary Islands and of the Conference of Regional Legislative Assemblies of the European Union (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, defended today that the regions “have to play a decisive role in connection between the European project and citizens in the face of the great difficulty that represents the disconnection that… Continue reading “The regions have to play a determining role in connecting the European project and citizenship”

Matos presents to the parliaments of Italy the Canarian Parliament´s response to COVID-19

In the framework of the presentation of the Report on Legislation 2019-2020 organized by the regional legislative assemblies and the Chamber of Deputies of Italy, the President highlights that the adaptation of the regulations of the Parliament of the Canary Islands in record time represented a challenge in our aspiration to not close the doors… Continue reading Matos presents to the parliaments of Italy the Canarian Parliament´s response to COVID-19

Gustavo Matos received the Secretary General of the World Tourism Organization, Zurab Pololikashvili

The President of the Parliament  of the Canary Islands and the President of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, received this Thursday the Secretary General of the World Tourism Organization, Zurab Pololikashvili, on the occasion of the visit that the head of this international United Nations organization makes these days for… Continue reading Gustavo Matos received the Secretary General of the World Tourism Organization, Zurab Pololikashvili

Matos defends the prominent role that regions must play in the distribution

Gustavo Matos appreciates that the interests of citizens and the European project have prevailed over the interests of each country. “In this historic agreement, solidarity has been put ahead”, he highlights. The President of the Canary Islands Parliament and of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE), Gustavo Matos, defended this Tuesday the “prominent… Continue reading Matos defends the prominent role that regions must play in the distribution

The Parliament of the Canary Islands becomes the center of the maximum validity of the Schuman discourse

The Parliament of the Canary Islands paid tribute this Friday the 70th  Schuman´s Celebration Day, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Robert Schuman Declaration that is commemorated this Saturday 9th of May . The initiative, promoted by the European Youth Association of the Canary Islands (Juveucan), was developed around two round tables with… Continue reading The Parliament of the Canary Islands becomes the center of the maximum validity of the Schuman discourse

Ana Luís highlighted the importance of the Regions to the success of the European project

“The regional Assemblies and Parliaments of Europe, especially the ones that have legislative powers, are the body of political power closer to the citizens” said Ana Luís, President of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE) and the Legislative Assembly of the Autonomous Regions of the Azores, in the opening session of the Plenary… Continue reading Ana Luís highlighted the importance of the Regions to the success of the European project

CALRE Standing Committee meets in Horta

The third meeting of the Standing Committee of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE) was held today at the seat of the Azorean Parliament and gathered European regional parliaments. Ana Luís, who presided over the meeting, started by updating the activities developed by CALRE Presidency over the second semester of 2018, and presented… Continue reading CALRE Standing Committee meets in Horta

CALRE’s Standing Committee meets in Brussels

CALRE’s Standing Committee meeting was held today, at the Committee of the Regions, in Brussels, in which the reflection on the future of CALRE, one of the main pillars of the Working Programme for this year, was highlighted with the presentation of the documents that summarise the suggestions and contributions of the several CALRE’s Parliaments… Continue reading CALRE’s Standing Committee meets in Brussels