"The Association of European Border Regions is a major contributor of ideas for the improvement of Cohesion Policy and in particular of Territorial Cooperation.":

Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for Regional Policy, on the occasion of the AEBR Annual Conference 2010 in Dundalk, East Border Region (Republic of Ireland/Northern Ireland)

 
Commissioner Hahn addressing the delegates of the AEBR Annual Conference 2010

"The Association of European Border Regions is a major contributor of ideas for the improvement of Cohesion Policy and in particular of Territorial Cooperation.

Thanks to your longstanding experience in cross-border cooperation and your proactive engagement, you are an indispensable partner for us.  

So, I can assure you that your views will be reflected to great extent in the reform."

 

These are some statements of Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for Regional Policy, during his speech in the welcome session of the AEBR Annual Conference on 22 October 2010 in Dundalk, East Border Region (Republic of Ireland/Northern Ireland).

AEBR President Karl-Heinz Lambertz; Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for Regional Policy; Pat Colgan, Chairman of SEUPB

The whole speech of Commissioner Hahn is now available for download from our website. You can also access it by following this link: http://ec.europa.eu/ireland/press_office/speeches-press_releases/hahn-speech-aebr-dundalk-oct-2010_en.htm

 

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