Meetings of the Network of Territorial Cohesion Contact Points (NTCCP) and the Urban Development Group (UDG)

The aim of the expert meeting is to prepare for the meeting of directors-general on 16–17 October 2019. In terms of territorial cohesion, the goal is to prepare a reform of the EU Territorial Agenda 2020 that was agreed in 2011. As for urban policy, the meeting will prepare the implementation of the Urban Agenda for the EU that was launched in 2015 by EU ministers responsible for urban matters. In addition, possible topics include the EU’s development tools for regions and cities as part of the regulation proposals for cohesion policy. Finland’s national theme for the meeting is digital innovations in cities. The meeting is organised by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment and the Ministry of the Environment.

regional cooperation
urban policy


11.9.2019 – 12.9.2019


Mannerheimintie 50, Helsinki, Finland


Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment
Ministry of the Environment