The most effective way to stir public debate and to create public awareness about the EU regional and urban policy cooperation with non-EU countries is through appearances in the mass media. Some selected coverage is available here: (external links)

Vietnam: Vietnam News (June 2017)

Spain: La Vanguardia (May 2017)

Spain: El Diario de Sevilla 23.05.2017

Indonesia: The Jakarta Post 23.05.2017 (PDF) or Online Version

Australia: TV Coverage in Canberra (May 2017)

South Korea: TV Coverage in Busan (March 2017)

South Korea: World Cities Launch Event in Seoul (Korea Post 20.3.2017)

South Africa: Press Release of the EU Delegation

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


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