On 24 May 2018, the European Commission’s DG Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) is organising a conference in Brussels on "Good Governance for Cohesion Policy". The event is held under the political leadership of Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Creţu and will feature a number of high-level speakers from Member States, EU institutions and other international organisations.

The conference will:

  • Showcase capacity building initiatives from this programming period, focusing strengthening of institutions delivering cohesion policy in particular;
  • Discuss how to promote good governance and administrative capacity through the European Structural and Investment Funds post-2020;
  • Exchange experience with and get inspiration from other international organisations, academia and civil society representatives.

The event brings togethers decision-makers and experts involved in cohesion policy from national, regional and EU levels, representatives of international organisations and academia. 

The conference will be livestreamed (links will be activated on the day of the event):