Region of Istria

Region of Istria

In the Representation of the Austrian region Carinthia in Brussels, on June 5th 2013 the representatives of Friuli Venezia - Gulia Region, Sarajevo Canton and the Region of Istria met with Rolf Holub, Austrian regional minister responsible for environment, energy, sustainability and public transportation.

On Monday, May 13th, in the new European Commission Visitors Centre, in the Charlemagne building, Dino Babic, the official representative of the Region of Istria in Brussels, as well as external expert of DG Communication, presented, to the first group of visitors coming from Croatia, the functioning of the European Commission. Moreover, in addition to that, the role of Croatian representative bodies in Brussels within their process of accession to the EU, with a special regard to the case of the Region of Istria as best practice, has been highlighted.

During the European Week 2013, which was held in the Region of Istria at the beginning of May, on Monday, May 6th, the Representation of the Region of Istria to the EU, in cooperation with the “Volunteer Center Istria” and with the support of the Pensioners Club Pula organized, in Pula, an interactive workshop of the project SEED.

On Tuesday, March 26th 2013 the Assembly of European Regions in cooperation with the INTERACT Programme (IP Valencia), in their Beussels premises, held the first workshop on the opportunities for interregional cooperation in Regional Operational Programmes (Article 37.6.b). 

On Friday, March 22nd 2013 the Official representative of the Region of Istria to the EU, Mr. Dino Babić, presented the international cooperation activities of the Region of Istria to the representatives of the Albanian region Lezha. The meeting was organized by the Assembly of European Regions - AER and an overview of the scope of business was given also by the representative of the autonomous community of Catalonia.

On Wednesday, March 20th 2013, the Representative Office of the Region of Istria in Brussels hosted the official visit of the Istrian delegation composed of the Mayor of the City of Pula, Mr. Boris Miletić, the Director of the Istrian Development Agency, Mr. Boris Sabatti and the Mayor of the City of Buzet, Mr. Valter Flego....

On Monday, March 4th 2013 in Brussels, at the common house of the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia Region, the Austrian state of Carinthia, the Sarajevo Canton and the Region of Istria, the role and function of those offices were presented to a group of high-ranking Carinthian civil servants , within the framework of the so-called "Europa College". The event was hosted by Mrs. Martina Rattinger, the Head of the Carinthia EU- Representative office...

On Thursday, February 21st 2013 in Brussels was held the meeting of the Executive Board of NECSTouR (Network of European Region for a Sustainable and Competitive Tourism) which was attended by the representatives of the Region of Istria in Brussels and by the other 23 member regions....

On Thursday, February 21st 2013 in the Representation of the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg in Brussels, on the invitation of the Minister of European Affairs of Baden-Württemberg Mr. Peter Friedrich and the Head of the Croatian Mission to the EU Mr. Vladimir Drobnjak was held a working breakfast with the representatives of the Croatian regions in Brussels, in the form of mutual introductions, initiating an open dialogue and exchange of ideas for new, potential partnership....

As part of the SEED project, on Thursday, February 14th 2013, in the cities Pula and Pazin in the Region of Istria the LCD screens intended to all the citizens started to run...

In the premises of the Representation of the Region of Istria to the EU in Brussels, on February 7th 2013 was held the meeting of the 12 partners from project SEED- Speeding Every European Digital. The meeting was opened by the host, Mr. Dino Babic...

Under the sponsorship of the Region of Istria, the Italian Union in Rijeka, the Istria Tourist Board, the Veneto Region and the Association of Istrian
ham Producers was held on Thursday, January 24th 2013 the manifestation "Istrian Day"....