(03 April 2013) - A decline in public opinion on the European Union observed since 2007 significantly worsened in 2011, bringing support to historically low levels which continue today. Notre Europe-Jacques Delors Institute has published a policy paper on the subject.

(02 April 2013) - The European Commission recently invited around 150 delegates from ministries managing and managing authorities dealing with the EFF, EAFRD, ERDF and ESF to a meeting to discuss a common draft guidance document on community-led local development (CLLD).

(02 April 2013) - The latest edition of the International Newsletter for Sustainable Local Development focuses on cooperatives and Inuit communities in Canada. It shows that the fundamental spirit of cooperatives is perfectly suited to indigenous communities’ mentality.

(29 March 2013) – According to Eurostat, living standards fell in 15 Member States in 2010 compared with a year earlier, after adjusting for inflation.

(27 March 2013) - The European Commission has finalised a series of measures to promote regional cooperation between Western Balkan countries totalling €272.75 million for the period 2012-2013.