Europe in My Region

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This is the sixth date in the series La Valle d’Aosta agli occhi dei valdostani (Aosta Valley as seen by its inhabitants). This is a repost of Tascapan: dall’ecommerce alla rete di imprese. Dove porta la passione per il proprio territorio?, originally published by Agnieszka Stokowiecka (@ciekawaosta, Facebook, Google+, Instagram), and submitted to the Europe… » read more

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Although the average age of the bus fleet in Polish cities is constantly decreasing, new buses are still fuelled mainly by diesel oil. However, this could be changed easily, as has been demonstrated by cities that have decided to go green and have chosen biogas buses. This is a repost of Biogazowe autobusy to ekologiczne… » read more

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Railways are known as an ‘old-fashioned business’, a 150-year-old means of transport that is nowadays used less and less, and where it is still used requires large sums to keep it working, as with all old technologies. This is a repost of Rail Baltica projekt on mõttetu raha raiskamine and Miks mitte Eestisse hyperloop?, originally… » read more

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We just accepted the 40th post into the competition. We originally set a deadline of “the 40th accepted post or June 30, whichever comes first“. Personally, I wasn’t sure we’d get 40 entries … but the 40th accepted entry arrived earlier this morning, on June 30. We’re publishing one a day, so it won’t go… » read more

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Europe’s not far away, somewhere in Brussels, but very near! Just consider: the European Union supports a remarkable number of projects at Brightlands Chemelot Campus, in the heart of the Meuse-Rhine Euregion. This is a repost of Europe supports 17 innovative projects in my region, originally published by Klaas Bos (@Klaas_Bos, Google+) and submitted to… » read more

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Today I will not talk about one single project, but 1,175 projects funded by the EU in Barcelona. This is a repost of 1,175 European projects in Barcelona, originally published on Linkedin by Josep Rodríguez (LinkedIn) and submitted to the Europe in My Region 2016 blogging competition. This is the spectacular figure of a survey… » read more

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You feel charmed and angry at the same time when visiting Venaria Royal Palace, in the outskirts of Turin, before and after it was renovated. The first sensation you experience is that you are looking at a wonder. Indeed, reclaiming this masterpiece, which was deteriorated by people rather than time, was a wonder. What is… » read more

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The next beautiful place I want to tell you about is the region of the Rhodope Mountains near the town of Smolyan. This is a repost of Село Кошница, Дядова ряка и извора на река Арда, originally published by Nelly Miteva (@nmiteva2003, Facebook) and submitted to the Europe in My Region 2016 blogging competition. We… » read more

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  1 million EUR. left the coffers of the Calabria Regional Administration for some imprudent (to say the least) operations in late 2015. This is a repost of Fondi europei: per la Calabria “polpetta avvelenata” da un milione di euro, originally published in Italian on the sole24ore blog by Giuseppe Chiellino (@chigiu) and submitted to… » read more

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