All along 2020, we celebrated 30 years of Interreg and cooperation in all its shapes. As the second pillar of the Cohesion policy, European Territorial Cooperation is at the heart of the European spirit because it encourages regions and countries to tackle challenges they can solve only by working together.
The celebrations throughout 2020 provided the opportunity to demonstrate the achievements so far, but also the chance to focus on the future by contributing to the debate on cooperation policy post 2020.
"The future of Europe is ensured thanks to cooperation."
In the video series #InterregTalks, transnational Interreg Programmes are showing you the perspective of European political leaders on Interreg cooperation.
“Interreg shows people what European Unity can really accomplish”
We asked Niklas Nienaß, an energetic Member of the European Parliament (MEP) about his view on the future of Interreg cooperation.
Read the interview here.