INVITATION: ONLINE FORUM "Regions and cities: vital for Europe's recovery"
Publish date: Thursday, 7 May 2020
CoR services are organising an online Europe Day on 9 May, encompassing several strands of activities:
Online forum: Regions and cities: vital for Europe's recovery
This web-conference, hosted by President Tzitzikostas, will be organised with CoR members, #CohesionAlliance members, other selected politicians and VIP guests including Commissioner Elisa Ferreira and European Commission Vice-President Dubravka Šuica. The debate will take place in the context of the current health, social and economic crisis.
This online forum will be held via the WebEx platform. You are kindly invited to register via this link. Registered participants will shortly receive the technical details. Please note, that simultaneous interpretation will not be provided by WebEx. The online debate will also be livestreamed for wider audience.
Virtual Europe Day webpage
A dedicated event webpage will contain a variety of online materials and activities presenting regions and cities in the fight against COVID-19 and demonstrating how regions and cities are vital for the future of Europe. This will include audio-visual materials and testimonials of members, regions, young elected politicians, a presentation of the CoR via an animated story.
Social media activities
Simultaneously, communication on social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) will pave the way to the activities of 9 May and will be continued during the day. A tailor-made social media toolkit available in 23 languages is at your disposal to help raise our joint engagement in the coming days.
More details: COR website