URBACT: 23 Transfer networks approved
(10 December 2018) - 25 countries are represented in the 23 networks which gather a total of 161 partner cities. About 37% of partners are newcomers to URBACT, meaning that they have never been involved in an URBACT II or III network before.
Portugal: Modification of Cohesion Policy programmes
(07 December 2018) - At the request of Portugal, the European Commission green-lighted the modification of eleven 2014-2020 Cohesion Policy programmes to shift resources (€2.7 billion) where they are now most needed.