Cohesion policy under debate in the plenary session of the European Committee of the Regions

President Marcourt speaks at the 148th plenary session of the European Committee of the Regions

The President of the CALRE, Mr Jean-Claude Marcourt, attended a high-level debate on the implementation of cohesion policy on 27 January 2022, as part of the 148th plenary session of the European Committee of the Regions. This debate, in which Mrs Elisa Ferreira, European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, and Mrs Lilyana Pavlova, Vice-President of… Continue reading Cohesion policy under debate in the plenary session of the European Committee of the Regions

President Marcourt takes part in the first meeting of the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions

President Marcourt speaks at the first meeting of the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions

At the invitation of Mr Apostolos Tzitzikostas, President of the European Committee of the Regions, Mr Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the CALRE, took part, on 25 January 2022, in the first meeting of the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions. In accordance with the memorandum of understanding between the European Committee of the… Continue reading President Marcourt takes part in the first meeting of the Bureau of the European Committee of the Regions

President Marcourt welcomes the election of Mrs Roberta Metsola as President of the European Parliament

Roberta Metsola, President of the European Parliament

On behalf of the 72 members of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE), Mr Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the Parliament of Wallonia and of the CALRE, has expressed to Mrs Roberta Metsola, recently elected to the presidency of the European Parliament, his congratulations and his best wishes for the exercise of her new… Continue reading President Marcourt welcomes the election of Mrs Roberta Metsola as President of the European Parliament

President Marcourt pays tribute to David Sassoli

David Maria Sassoli, first President of the 9th legislature of the European Parliament

It is with great emotion that Mr Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the Parliament of Wallonia and of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE), learned of the death of Mr David Maria Sassoli, President of the European Parliament, which occurred on 11 January 2022. In a letter addressed to members of the Bureau of… Continue reading President Marcourt pays tribute to David Sassoli

Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the Parliament of Wallonia, takes over the presidency of the CALRE for one year

President Matos and President-elect Marcourt on 23 November 2021 at the Parliament of the Canary Islands

After having been unanimously elected by the Plenary assembly of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE) which took place on 23 November 2021 at the Parliament of the Canary Islands in Tenerife, Mr Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the Parliament of Wallonia (Belgium), is holding the presidency of the Conference from 1 January 2022… Continue reading Jean-Claude Marcourt, President of the Parliament of Wallonia, takes over the presidency of the CALRE for one year