EGTC Euroregion Aquitaine-Euskadi

19 December 2014, Hendaye: Presentation of the 2014-2020 EGTC Euroregion Aquitaine-Euskadi Strategic Plan:

Source: EGTC Euroregion Aquitaine-Euskadi

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On 19 December 2014,  the presentation of the 2014-2020 EGTC Euroregion Aquitaine-Euskadi Strategic Plan was held in Hendaye.

The document, aligned with both the european and the two regional priorities, has been developed within a framework of open governance and consultation.

Throughout the process of elaboration of the strategy, a survey was conducted among the agents of the cooperation, interviews were conducted with key actors, thematic working groups were also organized, as well as two open consultations online. The Strategic Plan was presented by the President of the Euroregion, the Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu, and Alain Rousset, President of the Regional council of Aquitaine. The event was attended by 300 people.


Source: EGTC Euroregion Aquitaine-Euskadi

The Plan is structured in two parts : a Eurorregional Diagnostic, which includes a socio-economic diagnosis of the Aquitaine - Euskadi Euroregion, a balance of cooperation between the two regions during the period 2007-2013, an analysis of the strategic framework of the European Territorial Cooperation, as well as a SWOT analysis.

The second part of the document, entitled Eurorregional Strategy is structured around four strategic axis and over forty actions to develop with the agents of the cooperation, during the period 2014-2020 :


  • Eurorregional Citizenship
  • Knowledge-based Economy, Innovation and Enterprise Competitiveness Innovación y Competitividad Emprearial
  • Sustainable Territory
  • Open Governance

The 2014-2020 EGTC Euroregion Aquitaine-Euskadi Strategic Plan is available on the web site of the Euroregion :

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