The Shadow Report project is an initiative of civil society organisations from AT, DE, DK, HU, IT, PL, RO, SK and SI to prepare an implementation report on EU macro-regional policies from a citizens’ perspective.

It gives us pleasure to invite you to the next phase of the Shadow Report project takig place in an online form between 10:00-12:00 (CEWT) on Thursday, 25 November 2021. We will have genuine voices not only from the EU Alpine macro-region but well beyond it makig our consultation more inclusive and thought-provoking.

Be part of our still ongoig creative process leading to a unique civil society product, the Shadow Report and contribute to the text of our reflection document:

Please register to the event here:

The zoom link to the event will be sent to registered participants on 24 November 2021.

online, 10:00-12:00, CEWT
Thursday, 25 November 2021

Moderator: Ms Christiana PORDES, President, The World of NGOs, Austria

10:00Opening and setting the scene
Mr Miklos BARABAS, Director, European House Budapest, Coordinator of the Shadow Report project
10:10In search of new solutions
Macro-regional strategies and the Slovenian Presidency of the EU Council

Mr Emil FERJANCIC, Deputy National Coordinator, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Slovenia
10:25Youth dynamism beyond borders
Ms Neza REPANSEK, Vice-president of the National Youth Council of Slovenia for International Cooperation, Member of the European Economic and Social Committee
10:40Questions and contributions
11:00The myth and reality of an Alpine feeling – A view from Lugano
Mr Filippo LOMBARDI, Politician, The Municipality of Lugano (tbc)
11:15A success story or a lost case?
Citizens and the Conference on the future of Europe

Mr Maarten DE GROOT, Co-lead, Inclusiveness Task Force, Citizens Take Over Europe
11:30A special contribution
Ms Darja SEKULA KRSTIC, Nefiks, Slovenia
11.35Questions and contributions
11:58Conclusions and closing

The project is supported by the Europe for Citizens Programme of the European Union.