Regional Policy :The EU PEACE Programme brings Divided Communities

January 29, 2013

Funding Scheme: 2013-01-29

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European Union wants to strengthen the spirit of solidarity on its territory between divided communities.In this context.The Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn,will organise a Conference entitled “Bringing Divided Communities Together -Sharing the Experience of the EU PEACE Programme”, to conferring on its question with his Irish counterparts: First Minister of Northern Ireland, Peter Robinson, Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, and Irish Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin

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Following the award of the Nobel Peace Prize to the European Union, the European Commission is inviting divided communities in the EU and beyond to consider whether and how they might draw on the experience of the EU’s PEACE Programme in Northern Ireland and Ireland’s Border Region.

The Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn, will host a conference: “Bringing Divided Communities Together – Sharing the Experience of the EU PEACE Programme” on Thursday, January 31 at 9:00 am in the Charlemagne building.

He will be joined by First Minister of Northern Ireland, Peter Robinson, Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, and Irish Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin. The conference will be attended by representatives of EU Member states, candidates, neighbourhood countries and others.

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