urban agenda
“In a knowledge-driven economy, cities and towns are engines for growth and jobs in the EU” – Bas Verkerk (ALDE/NL) speaking in the European Parliament REGI committee
26/02/2015

Invited to speak on behalf of the CoR in the Regional Development Committee of the European Parliament on the urban… Read more

11 February 2015, ALDE Group meeting Belgium - Brussels - February 2015© European Union / Wim Daneels
The new ALDE presidency team takes office for the 6th mandate of the CoR
11/02/2015

At its group meeting preceding the February plenary session, the ALDE members elected their Bureau and coordinators for the CoR… Read more

ALDE celebrates 10 years in the Committee of the Regions by re-electing Bas Verkerk as its President, and electing him as its candidate for the Presidency of the institution
05/02/2015

In its meeting held today, Thursday 5 February, coinciding with the beginning of the 6th mandate of the Committee of… Read more

Ebola and Syria: ALDE hears how local authorities can help
10/12/2014

​ Local and regional authorities have a key role in helping to combat two very different crises, but both having… Read more

Results of the 2014 LeaDeR Awards announced at Brussels ceremony
10/12/2014

The results of the fourth edition of the LeaDeR awards were announced Wednesday 10 December in Brussels at a ceremony… Read more