Find here Euromontana’s latest appearances in the press and institutional publications.
11.03.2022 – Blandine Camus, Communication & Policy Officer, discusses the need to keep mountains attractive to young people to fight against brain drain and depopulation, Regional Studies Association’s blog
14.02.2022 – Marie Clotteau, Director of Euromontana, explains why the Alps need the optional quality term “mountain product”, EURAC Research’s agriculture blog
27.01.2022 – Youth and mountains: a peak of attractiveness explains Blandine Camus, Communication & Policy Officer, EURAC Research’s regional stories blog
05.01.2022 – Maria Carla Lostrangio, Project Manager, is interviewed by MOVING to present the Montana174 campaign and how the Cohesion Policy influences mountains areas, Horizon2020 MOVING project’s blog
11.2021 – Maria Carla Lostrangio, Project Manager, and Marie Clotteau, Director, review the policy frameworks supporting mountain grasslands in Europe, Palearctic Grasslands (Journal of the Eurasian Dry Grassland Group).
29.11.2021 – Maria Carla Lostrangio, Project Manager, reviews for NEMOR inspirational practices for the sustainable management of mountain grasslands, Network for European Mountain Research
09.2021 – Marie Clotteau, Director, prefaces Interreg Europe’s policy brief on cultural heritage in mountain areas, Policy Learning Platform on Environment and resource efficiency
21.07.2021 – Marie Clotteau, Director, and Dominique Fayel, Vice-President, report on the dairy production (excluding PDOs) in mountain areas, French National Assembly’s information report
07.2021 – Euromontana and the LIFE Oreka Mendian project published a booklet showcasing good practices for sustainable management of mountain grasslands, Carnivore Damage Prevention News
15.06.2021 – Juan Andrés Gutiérrez calls for an Action Plan promoting and supporting European pastoralism to tackle sustainability challenges in the EU and beyond, press release of the European Committee of the Regions.
23.04.2021 – Juan Andrés Gutiérrez stresses the role of regions in the future CAP to consider the specific needs of mountain agricultural stakeholders, press release of the European Committee of the Regions.
27.11.2020 – A rural agenda is urgently needed for rural areas after COVID crisis say Euromontana and other rural stakeholders, press release of the European Committee of the Regions
15.11.2020 – Juanan Gutierrez, President of Euromontana and Marie Clotteau, Director, reflect on the need for all mountain stakeholders to cooperate and on the role of the SAB in the association, Montagna
05.11.2020 – Euromontana contributes to the consultation for the new EU Strategy on Smart and Sustainable Mobility, ANCT – EUSALP
24.08.2020 – “The EU and the Member States must step up their efforts to inform and support producers in order to encourage them to use the Optional Quality Term” says Marie Clotteau, Director of Euromontana, CIPRA
22.06.2020 – Implementation of the EU Optional Quality Term “mountain product” – new Euromontana study, Carpathian Convention
16.05.2020 – EU rural stakeholders working on the European Long-term vision for rural areas, European Platform for Rural Innovation
15.04.2020 – Future operational programmes must take into account the specificities of mountains, ANCT – EUSALP
02.04.2020 – Euromontana develops guide to include mountains in programming, UN’s Mountain Partnership
12.02.2020 – The Committee of the Regions supports the cooperation and knowledge exchange activities carried out by Euromontana in its opinion “Towards sustainable neighbourhoods and small communities – Environment policy below municipal level“, European Committee of the Regions
09.11.2019 – Euromontana and its member the Province of Teruel organised a workshop on smart mountain governance during the 4th European Rural Parliament in Asturias, Diario de Teruel newspaper
18.07.2019 – The SSPA network and other organisations such as Euromontana support the European Parliament’s RUMRA and Smart Villages intergroup, Soria Noticias newspaper
19.12.2018 – Euromontana discusses Cohesion Policy and its support for mountains, islands and sparsely populated areas with DG REGIO, DG REGIO magazine Panorama.
07.03.2018 – Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region celebrates 18 years of collaboration with Euromontana, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
15.07.2017 – Dilyana Slavova, from the Mountain Milk Association in Bulgaria, explains the role of mountain areas in European policies, European Economic and Social Committee
27.06.2017 – Euromontana highlights the fairness and solidarity dimensions of the CAP, Arc2020
10.10.2016 – Euromontana’s European Mountain Conference results in the publication of a declaration on climate change in mountain areas, European Parliament RUMRA Intergroup
03.10.2016 – The Province of Avilla joins the Euromontana network to promote vibrant mountains, SER newspaper
08.09.2016 – Euromontana organises conference on climate change in mountain areas, European Parliament RUMRA Intergroup
20.05.2016 – Marie Clotteau, Director of Euromontana, highlights the innovation potential of European mountains and their added value for the European research and innovation programme Horizon2020 during a conference with the European Commission, Mountain Research Initiative
10.05.2016 – MEPs adopt resolution on cohesion policy in mountain areas, European Parliament
24.09.2015 – Euromontana recalls the fragile balance of agriculture in mountain areas, Euractiv