The EGTC Rio Minho hosted an OECD workshop on cross-border governance in the framework of the pilot project “Building More Resilient Cross-border Regions”

The event was held this Monday in Valença and was attended by 33 representatives of municipalities, institutions and technicians from the territory

The EGTC Rio Minho, at its headquarters in Valença, hosted this Monday, November 27, a workshop promoted by the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development), and by DGRegio, of the European Commission, on cross-border governance.

The journey consisted of addressing, in joint working groups, the strengths, challenges, threats and opportunities of EGTC Rio Minho, creating an analysis of its role in the territory and proposals for future activities. Among them, he highlighted a greater commitment to external and internal communication, the possibility of municipalities that form part of the EGTC Rio Minho being able to find financing for their actions and the creation of a debate forum or joint working group with technicians specialized in this field to foster joint cultural identity.