This publication seeks to provide a key to understanding the complexity, richness and diversity of the examples of territorial cooperation in Europe and illustrating their role in the process of European integration. 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of Interreg, the European Union instrument to promote cross-border, transnational and interregional cooperation.
Interreg as a financial instrument was introduced in 1990 primarily to compensate for the introduction of the Single Market and soften the blow for border regions, which, everyone thought, would suffer most from the abolition of economic borders. Much has been achieved by the Interreg community since then. [+]
Circostrada European Cooperation Projects Guide 2015
This new edition presents the cooperation projects taking place in 2015 within the European Union in circus and street arts, with the aim to help identify the projects and networks currently active in the sector, to promote the opportunities available, and to higlight diferent new communityrelated grants.
Since 2003, Circostrada Network works to develop and structure the fields of circus and street arts in Europe and beyond. With more than 70 members, it contributes to build a sustainable future for the sector by empowering cultural players through actions of observation and research, professional exchanges, advocacy, capacity-building and information.