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6th Annual Forum of the EUSDR - Summary and Joint Statements of Ministers available

On 18th and 19th October, under the title “A secure, connected and prospering Danube Region”, the  6th EUSDR Annual Forum put a strong emphasis on discussing the challenges and perspectives of energy security, clean connectivity and infrastructure development. The Summary of the event as well s a Joint Statement of the Ministers responsible for the implementation of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region are now available. .  

  • Posted on: 06.11.2017
  • Hungary

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The forum was joimtly organised in Budapest by Hungary (current Presidency of the EUSDR), the European Commission and the Danube Transnational Programme. A detailed review with photos was disclosed by the DTP  Managing Authority and is reachable here

The Forum generally aimed to find ways to better integrate the non-EU countries participating in the EU Strategy for the Danube Region so that they have greater access to the Strategy’s funding opportunities and benefit further from its implementation. The outcomes of the discussions regarding the above-mentioned topics are presented at following links:

Summary of the 6th EUSDR Annul Forum

Joint Statement of the Ministers responsible for the implementation of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region is available here

At the Forum DTP Capitalisation working groups have also gathered stakeholders in 12 groups (in accordance with the 12 Capitalisation Poles of the DTP), which were moderated by the Pole leaders with the support of the related EUSDR Priority Area Coordinators. Participants gained an insight in the Poles’ activities and could discuss experiences and ideas; thus, this session was a unique opportunity for networking and for the thematic poles to meet relevant projects, programmes, initiatives and stakeholders which could be involved in their capitalisation activities in the future.

Find below some presentations of the event below:

General presentation of the DTP

Funding opportunities Pillar I

Funding opportunities Pillar II

Funding opportunities Pillar III

Pictures have been published in the website of the Annual Forum

For more information, please refer to DTP news

S&T field/scope: General | Affilation and Pillar: EUSDR Priority Areas, Key stakeholders, Research and innovation community, Policy Dialogue, Research and Innovation support Initiatives, Energy and Bio Economy | Geographical focus: Danube Region