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21.03.2014  

Announcement of the 26th session of The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities to the Council of Europe, 25th - 27th March 2014

Strasbourg – 26th session of The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities will be held from 25th to 27th March 2014. Large part of the discussion will be devoted to the topic of “Empowering youth: a shared responsibility for cities and regions” and there will also be an urgent debate concerning recent events in Ukraine.

Empowering youth is one of the work priorities for The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities in year 2014, and the main objectives are to establish a regular dialogue between youth and European local and regional elected representatives and to stimulate the active role of youth as players in local and regional democracy.

On the 25th March the Slovenian delegation of The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities will organise a reception, which will be enriched by a performance of a Slovenian folklore-music group and typical Slovenian dishes.

Next session of The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities will take place in October 2014.