We are pleased to inform you that the International Danube Day was celebrated in Bucharest, on the 28th of June 2018, at the HQ of the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs through a Public Consultation regarding the establishing of main Romanian priorities, initiatives and events to be proposed by the civil society for the period of Romania’s EUSDR Presidency (October 2018-October 2019).
The debate was honored by Mr. Victor NEGRESCU, Minister of European Affairs. The moderation of the reunion was ensured by the Mr. Sever AVRAM, Danube Regional Commissioner / Executive President of EUROLINK-House of Europe / CLDR Romania Association. More details of the day are available in the official CLDR Press Release.
In the morning debate on „the stage of Romania’s preparations for taking over the annual presidency of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region – the importance of dialogue between public authorities and civil society in Romania”, Dr. Pietro Elisei was a member of the panel, as EC Expert in Urban Innovation (appointed UIA Expert).
Ms. Sabina Leopa held a short presentation on successful European projects within the Danube Area, and introduced the ATTRACTIVE DANUBE Project and its interim results. The project was met with much interest from the invitees.