Bart Somers elected as new ALDE CoR President

Elected today by the ALDE Group in the Committee of the Regions, Bart Somers (BE / Open VLD), Mayor of... Read more

Bart Somers, Mayor of Mechelen, Julian King, European Commission, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Commissioner King discusses Mechelen approach to radicalisation

European Commissioner for the security union Julian King discussed the approach the city of Mechelen and its Mayor Bart Somers... Read more

ALDE CoR contributes to the State of the Union

Ahead of the State of the Union debate on 14 September, the ALDE Group in the European Committee of the… Read more

Voices of Molenbeek, Bart SOMERS, Mayor of Mechelen, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Liberal Mayors discuss inclusive approach to counter radicalisation

Bart Somers (BE / Open VLD), vice-President of the ALDE Group in the CoR, introduced the European Institute of Peace… Read more

ALDE Group Rae Parish, Haapsalu Estonia.
Local and regional politicians meet in Estonia to discuss entrepreneurship, active and healthy ageing

The average age of Europe’s population has been steadily rising and one of the EU’s main objectives for a competitive economy... Read more

Agnes DUDU, ALDE group meeting
Acting President Agnès Durdu expresses solidarity after Nice attack

Our acting Group President Agnès Durdu (LU / DP) expressed her solidarity after the attacks in Nice, France of 14… Read more

Bas Verkerk, ALDE Group
Royal Decoration for Bas Verkerk

Congratulations to outgoing ALDE President Bas Verkerk for being awarded by the King of the Netherlands a high royal decoration:... Read more

A liberal commitment to the environment

Our member Andres Jaadla continues his commitment to environmental causes as he attended the 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities… Read more

ALDE group photo, Bas Verkerk
Liberal rapporteurs in the CoR tackle food waste and radicalisation

The opinions on food waste by rapporteur Ossi Martikainen (FI, Keskusta) and tackling radicalisation by Bart Somers (BE / Open… Read more