The AI-NURECC Initiative is inviting regional and local authorities in the Adriatic-Ionian area to visit the European Commission’s websites on (a) the Interreg Volunteer Youth (IVY) initiative and (b) Smart Specialisation thematic platforms.

You can find more information via the links below:

(a) Please find information on the Interreg Volunteer Youth (IVY) initiative on its webpage, inducing blog posts and testimonials (video) by volunteers.

(b) Please find the link to the Smart Specialisation thematic platforms, hosted by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) and supported by Commission services such as DG REGIO, GROW, RTD, AGRI:

You can find information on all thematic platforms, as well as the Platform for Industrial Modernisation partnerships (click thematic areas to display all partnerships).

There is a CALL FOR PROPOSALS open until the end of March 2019 which invites EU regions (NUTS III, II, I appropriate level, it is also open to the IPA countries) to select and/or create a new thematic area.