European Union – Latin American and the Caribbean cooperation: setting the way forward for the cities of tomorrow

Corina Crețu is Commissioner for Regional Policy of the Directorate General of Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) of the European Commission.

The European Union is committed to continue promoting projects in the urban development field in Latin America and the Caribbean. The implementation of the New Urban Agenda for the EU in 2016 and the International Urban Cooperation Programme are some of the key actions that have allowed to strengthen the cooperation within fields of common interest such as mobility and urban planification, climate adaptation and the improvement of life quality within urban areas, among others. Read more