Press

The most effective way to stir public debate and to create public awareness about the EU regional policy dialogue with China and activities with India is through appearances in the mass media. Therefore, the working team ensured extensive coverage of the twinning activities in Europe, China and India, including newspapers as well as TV, radio and social media. This coverage was crucial to give visibility to the programme as well as raise local awareness in the cities and regions involved in Europe, India and China.

Some selected coverage is available here: (external links)

China: Mission of Catalan Automotive Cluster to Wuhan (April 2016)

China: Press coverage of World Cities Conference on 19 March 2016

India: Coverage during EU mission January 2016

India: Updated Media Coverage Report – European Union and Mumbai First Sustainable Urbanization World Cities Conference (May 2015)

UK: Visit of Chinese experts to Worcestershire - Worcester News (Nov 2015)

Poland: TV, print and online coverage during a visit of Chinese experts to Walbrzych (May 2014):

UK: BBC online coverage during a Chinese experts’ visit to the West Midlands (May 2013)

UK: BBC Shropshire radio interview from the Flax Mill in Shrewsbury 29 May 2013: 

China: Guangxi TV coverage during a European experts’ visit to Guangxi Province (April 2013)

Spain: EL Mundo online coverage during a Chinese experts’ visit to Vitoria-Gasteiz (Nov 2012)

Spain: El Diario coverage during a Chinese experts’ visit to Vitoria-Gasteiz (Nov 2012): Printed press Vitoria Gasteiz 2012

Germany: Coverage during a Chinese experts’ visit to Trier (April 2011): Chinese Handelszeitung 2011

Germany: Coverage during a Chinese experts’ visit to Aachen (April 2011): Delegation_China_Artikel_SuSo_03-04.2011

 

For further information and press releases, please contact pgandara@world-cities.eu