Tools in Cohesion Policy: EP motion adopted

The CoEP_logo_graummittee of regioanl Development of the European Parliament has adopted a motion on new territorial development tools in cohesion policy 2014-2020: Integrated Territorial Investment (ITI) and Community-Led Local Development (CLLD) (Rapporteur: Ruža Tomašić). While media is not explicitely mentioned, the access of communities to relevant resources (among them information) is stressed. Among others, the committee “points out to the Commission that, in order for tangible progress to be made towards achieving the objectives of Europe 2020, more attention needs to be paid, in the review of that strategy and of the MFF, to regional and local contexts, and to the specific circumstances of the areas concerned.” Read the full text (available in 23 languages) here.