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    Why local efforts to stimulate economic growth matter so much? What can local administrations do in order to succeed in this task? This debate is ongoing and relevant as ever. Check out a short video from the Local Economic Development Forum, held in September 2017 in Tbilisi, Georgia, where expert opinions on the topic are featured.


     

     

     

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    16 pioneer projects in five countries have been selected by the EC for grant funding in the framework of the Mayors for Economic Growth Initiative. The total projected budget for the EU contribution to these selected interventions is 8,355,750 Euro. More detail on the pilot projects will be available shortly.

     

     

     

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    After the first round of training events, conducted across the region in November 2017, the M4EG Signatories started off their economic growth planning efforts with establishing local economic development partnerships with relevant stakeholders, and jointly conducting a multifaceted comprehensive analysis of the economic situation in their municipalities.

     

     

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    “...I am quite impressed by the amount of interest that we have seen to the Mayors for Economic Growth Initiative. And I think we have high expectations and we will also be very supportive to this, and see what we can do in order to see this moving forward”.

    Mr. Christian Danielsson, Director General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations at the European Commission (Welcome remarks at the Local Economic Development Forum in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 13 September 2017)

     

     

 

 

LatesT News

28 March 2018

On 28 March 2018, the Executive Committee of ATU Gagauzia in cooperation with the EU Delegation in Moldova held an event called “The EU Assistance for the Development of ATU Gaguazia”

13 March 2018

On 13-14 March 2018, the EU Initiative “Mayors for Economic Growth” (M4EG) Secretariat held the third training module (out of four) for the elaboration of the Local Economic Development Plans for its Signatories, which took place in Chisinau, Moldova.

12 March 2018

On the12th of March, a public presentation of European Union’s “Mayors for Economic Growth” Pioneer Project“Empowering Local Economic Opportunities for Sustainable Growth” was heldat Gori Municipality Cultural Centre.