Support Network for Local Dynamics of Cooperation in the Cross-Border Minho/Miño River

The project “Support Network for Local Dynamics of Cooperation in the Cross-Border Minho/Miño River”, REDE_LAB_MINHO, has as its general objective to deepen, at an organizational and efficiency level, the process of cross-border cooperation in the region of the Minho/Miño River through the implementation of capacity-building actions and the promotion of networking with the aim of creating a collaborative platform between local cross-border dynamics.


  • The consolidation of the EGTC Rio Minho as a uniting body between the various institutions and local entities in the cross-border region:
    • Promotion of cross-border cooperation and protocols;
    • Participation in Europe-wide meetings.
  • Potentisation of a cooperation network and observation of cross-border dynamics:
    • Promotion of cross-border sectoral meetings;
    • Implementation of an Observatory of Transboundary Dynamics of the cross-border Minho/Miño River.
  • Capacity-building, information and awareness of local cross-border institutional structures:
    • Training of technicians from cross-border Municipalities (Galicians from Minho/Miño River);
    • Promotion of technical meetings between Eurocities in the Cross-border territory;
    • Creation of cross-border Urban Agendas.
  • Promotion of European citizenship supported by a collaborative, dynamic and participatory governance formula:
    • Definition of a program of cross-border public participation;
    • Potentisation of the Economic and Social Council of the Cross-Border Minho/Miño River.




01/04/2019 to 05/04/2022


75% co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund ERDF through the Interreg V-A Spain Portugal Program (POCTEP) 2014-2020.