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5 / 05 / 2022

Ummadum: a reward-based carpooling model for a more sustainable mobility

In some mountain areas, residents have no alternative to the car for daily commuting. Ummadum is an Austrian carpooling app that works on a reward model and involved companies and municipalities. The aim is to […]

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13 / 01 / 2022

Find out how Cohesion Policy improved the daily life of mountain citizens since 2014

Montana174 is a 12-month large communication campaign on the Cohesion Policy in mountain areas, funded by the European Commission – DG REGIO, and coordinated by Euromontana. Montana174 explains in simple and concise terms how the […]

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16 / 11 / 2021

2022 work programme of the European Commission: what policies for the mountains next year?

What European policy action will impact the mountains in 2022? Euromontana analysed the European Commission’s annual work programme for the year to come. From the European Green Deal to digitalisation of transports, mitigation of the […]

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25 / 10 / 2021

Daily mobility: how to improve the quality of life of mountain inhabitants?

On 12th October 2021, Euromontana organised the online conference “Daily mobility: how to improve the quality of life of mountain inhabitants?” within the framework of the mobility week OrbiMob’ in Clermont-Ferrand, France. The event aimed […]

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16 / 09 / 2021

Between Lleida and La Pobla: an on-demand train in the Pyrenees

In the High Pyrenees of Catalonia, an on-demand railway line connects 17 rural villages every day. The model of the service was reshaped by regional authorities to keep the line efficient and viable while maintaining […]

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6 / 07 / 2021

Digital Alps: Partnering with Broadband Competence Offices to build a digital connectivity roadmap for the Alpine Region

By Ashya Lane-Spollen, Digital Communications Manager BCO Network Support Facility Mountain regions have much to gain from digitalisation and broadband connectivity. There is great potential for Smart Villages, SMEs, and access to online services in healthcare, education […]

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11 / 05 / 2021

Smart Villages: join the new SmartAlps network!

The Interreg Alpine Space project SMARTVillages held its final conference on the 29th April 2021. From 2018 to 2021, this project contributed to the development of the Smart Villages concept and to its adaptation to […]

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28 / 04 / 2021

Rural mobility: a need for debate and policy action at EU level

By Andrea Lorenzini, SMARTA project Throughout rural Europe, most people have little or no choice about how they travel. Their only choice is whether they can travel at all. Almost all travel is made by […]

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21 / 04 / 2021

Sankt Veit low carbon daily mobility strategy

Sankt Veit im Pongau, Austria, is a village counting around 3,700 people. To decrease car dependency in the area and decongest roads, regional stakeholders designed and implemented a tailored made low-carbon transport strategy targeting the […]

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30 / 03 / 2021

How to improve mobility and air quality in rural and mountain areas?

Mobility is a crucial topic for rural and mountainous areas, Euromontana therefore organised on 25th March 2021, the workshop “Improved mobility, improved air quality in rural and mountain areas” in the framework of the EU […]

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8 / 01 / 2021

The new EU Mobility Strategy: mixed announces for mountain people

The European Green Deal calls for a 90% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from transport, in order for the EU to become a climate-neutral economy by 2050. To achieve this objective, the European Commission published […]

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27 / 11 / 2020

Progresses in rural high-speed broadband but efforts still needed

The European Commission recently published its annual Report on Broadband Coverage in Europe (EU 28, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland). The publication shows that progress has been made since 2018 in terms of Internet access in […]

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16 / 10 / 2020

Flugs: shared electric cars for cheap and sustainable transport

Flugs e-carsharing is a flexible mobility offer in East Tyrol, Austria. Maintained and expanded after a pilot phase in 2015, Flugs enables local communities and tourists to rent an electric car to travel in throughout […]

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18 / 09 / 2020

EU Strategy for a Sustainable and Smart Mobility: bringing mountain territories into the transition

In the framework of the EU Green Deal, the European Commission announced the adoption of a new Strategy for Sustainable and Smart Mobility to help reducing transport-related greenhouse gas emissions by 90% by 2050. Euromontana […]

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2 / 06 / 2020

Planning ahead: Broadband and education in the mountains beyond Covid-19

By Martin Price, Director of the Centre for Mountain Studies, Perth College, University of the Highlands and Islands, Scotland, for NEMOR. During the current Covid19 crisis, we have become ever more dependent on the quality […]

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The recent 🇪🇺 report on demographic change promotes the Silver Economy as a solution to ageing in rural Europe 👉 Our member Sodebur will present how they support SMEs from this sector at Silver SMEs conference!📅21 February📌Brusselsprojects2014-2020.interregeurope.eu/silversmes/events/event/5482/silver-smes-final-conference/💬 Our conference will discuss how territories address ageing in rural areas with:🔹 Dr. A. ConwayLenihan from Munster Technological University 🔹 N. Norman from Region Dalarna 🔹 B. García Val from Sodebur How to encourage rural SMEs to embrace the Silver Economy? How to adapt local and regional policies to demographic trends?👉 Join us on 21.02 to learn more ⤵️projects2014-2020.interregeurope.eu/silversmes/events/event/5482/silver-smes-final-conference/ ... See MoreSee Less
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📣Get your mountain food marketing campaign funded by the @EUAgri promotion calls!🌄🧀

ℹ️ Following the info days, we tell you all about the #funding opportunities & how to promote
👉EU label mountain product
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👉sustainable foods
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Comment maintenir les petits magasins de village en régions de montagne? Quelle est l'importance d'une approche régionale et quel est le rôle de la numérisation? Ce sont des questions que nous aborderons le 27 avril 2023 à Berne. https://t.co/fbtMJtQ4aW

📢 Join our new Thematic Group on #CSPimplementation

Let's look at ways to:

Explore approaches to #CAP implementation
Identify early implementation models 
Enhance #networking & peer learning among Member States

Apply before 16/02⏰

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Ageing, depopulation, COVID-19, employment: how do they impact on mountain demography? 🤔 Check out the #DemographyEU report!

Join us on 2️⃣1️⃣ February to discuss #ageing in rural Europe at @Silver_SMEs conference‼️
ℹ️ Info: https://t.co/jZuXZiKsMi
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Restoring mountain ecosystems is the theme of International Mountain Day 2023 on 11 December! 🏔️ #MountainsMatter #GenerationRestoration

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📸: ©Nima Farid Mojtahedi

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