17-18 June 1971: FOUNDATION OF THE ASSOCIATION OF EUROPEAN BORDER REGIONS:

Gathering at Anholt Castle (EUREGIO) on 17 and 18 June 1971, 10 border regions agreed to set up a "Standing Conference of European Border Regions". This Conference chose to call itself the "Association of European Border Regions".

 

Clic here for a map of the border regions which were cooperating accross the borders in the year 1971. 

More information about the developments since the foundation of AEBR is available in the section "History of AEBR". 

The 40th anniversary will officially be celebrated on the occasion of the AEBR Annual Conference 2011, taking place from 22 to 24 September 2011 in Kursk, Euroregion Yaroslavna (Russian Federation). 

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