European Week of Regions and Cities 2018

This year the 16th European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC) will take place between Monday 8 and Thursday 11 October. This is a week that sees regional, rural and urban practitioners coming to Brussels to exchange good practice in areas such as in economic development and social inclusion, cross-border cooperation, public-private partnerships, regional innovation and community-led local development.  

As part of this week a series of workshops will be hosted in Scotland House Brussels, hosted by or in collaboration with Scotland Europa members. 

Please see below a list of those workshops, including links to further information and registration: 


9 October 2018 

Financial Instruments in Cohesion Policy: practitioner perspectives on lessons from the past and hopes for the future | European Policies Research Centre

Sustainable development of the Arctic region to the benefit of all of Europe | The Regional Partnership of Northern European Arctic consisting of northern Sweden, Finland and Norway in the Northern Sparsely Populated Areas (NSPA), the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and Arctic Consensus, & North Denmark


10 October 2018

Delivering the Circular Economy in Cities and Regions | Zero Waste Scotland


Urban Green Infrastructure  | Scottish Natural Heritage


Future of cohesion policy in territories with geographic specificities - ESPON in collaboration with the University of the Highlands and Islands


For further information contact:

Lynne Ross - Scotland Europa - September 11, 2018