Opinion of the Greater Region on the Green Paper of the European Commission - 2009 (in German and in French)


This policy statement concerning the Green Paper on Territorial Cohesion ‘Turning territorial diversity into strength’ deals primarily and deliberately with the issue of governance focusing on the rules and procedures that a cross-border region needs to consider in order to initiate jointly and in coordinated manner the spatial planning of its territories. Thus, this statement reflects the strong political determination to jointly address spatial issues in the Greater Region. The different points of this policy statement have been developed in the framework of the Luxembourgish presidency of the Greater Region (2008-2009) and have been endorsed by the Summit of the Executives (common cross-border institution). The document is written in German and in French.