The AEBR Award "Sail of Papenburg", endowed by the Ems Dollart Region in 2002, will be bestowed also in 2014.
Prestigious award for the European Region Tyrol-South Tyrol-Trentino: Yesterday (18.02.) the EGTC was recognized with a honorary mention by the jury of the EGTC Award ‘Building Europe across borders’. In presence of Mr. Herwig Van Staa, President of the Parliament of Tyrol and Coordinator of the EGTC Platform, the EGTC was awarded for its project “Euregio Youth Festival”. ”The Euregio Youth Festival has reached a wide media coverage and has had a strong integrative effect with a very reasonable budget”, the jury said stating the reasons for its choice and added: “The project is a consistent and effective implementation in the important field of territorial education and very suitable for broad replication and up scaling”. “The award illustrates that the European Region Tyrol-South Tyrol-Trentino has been able to turn its vast potential into reality”, stated Mr. Herwig Van Staa.