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Institute of Borders and Discontinuities

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A cross-border network of four research laboratories: The IFD is a Scientific Group launched through an agreement between four research laboratories from five Belgian and French universities: the Catholic University of Leuven, the University of Artois, the University « du Littoral – Côte Opale », the University of Lille 1 and The University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne [...]

Université Savoie Mont Blanc

We offer the following undergraduate and postgraduate French-Italian joint diplomas:

Languages for tourism (with the University of Val d’Aosta)
Interpretation and communication (with the IULM of Milan)
European languages and literature (with the University of Turin and the University of Eastern Piedmont)

We offer an Executive MBA in tourism management, led jointly by HES-SO (Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Suisse [...]

Hauts-de-France Region

Neighbour of Belgium and the United Kingdom, bordering one of the busiest straits in the world, the Hauts-de-France Region is located at the main crossroads of Europe.
Interreg programs
The Region is the managing authority of 3 cooperation programs for the 2014-2020 period : Interreg A 2 seas, Interreg B NWE and Interreg Europe. It is also [...]

IEP Strasbourg

The Institute for Political Studies at the University of Strasbourg is home to three master’s programmes with a specific focus on European integration.

Master 2 in Public Administration, speciality in local and regional policy in Europe
Master 2 in European Political Studies
Master 2 in International Relations and Processes of Regional Integration, speciality in cross-border cooperation

In addition to [...]

Association of Development and Regional Co-operation OLZA


Association of Development and Regional Co-operation “Olza” has undertaken over 60 projects supporting cross-border issues. Belows we list only the more important from the point of view Polish-Czech (and Slovak) borderland.

Project title: Inforeg 2000, grant sum: 43 200 EUR, fund: Phare Credo; scope: tourism;
Project title: Regiotour. Cycling routes in the Euroregion Cieszyn Silesia, grant sum: 271 000 EUR, [...]

Carinthia University of Applied Sciences CUAS


Taking full advantage of the pivotal location of CUAS at the heart of the Alps-Adriatic region, the School of Management plays a very active role in research, training and project work (funded at regional, national and EU level) in the field of cross-border cooperation. Please find below a selection of our more recent activities:
Selected Research [...]

Centre for Cross Border Studies



140 central and local government civil and public servants trained in aspects of cross-border cooperation in Ireland (how cross-border training can assist peace and reconciliation; central and local government structures; role of the EU; economic and business cooperation; corporate governance and ethical standards; role of NGOs; cooperation between local authorities)(2005-2009)
90 local public representatives and officials [...]

University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Administration


Training (first and continuous education)
The Consulting&Training center of the faculty organised some seminars for the participants from abroad

Local Self-Government in Kosovo – workshop for Kosovo Mayors (for OSCE)
Seminar for the Representatives of Local Communities from Southeast European Countries (for Stability Pact)
Reform and Modernisation of Local and Public Administration (for OSCE)
Municipal Property, Local Management and Local [...]

Institut EuroSchola


Games Without Borders (2001 – 2008)
Informal cross-border education of young people from CZ, PL and later on also SK in high schools age (aged 15 – 19) with the help of cross-border competing in non-traditional disciplines, financed mostly from the PHARE CBC and INTERREG money.
Cca 300 students trained
Cross-Border Education Academy (2006 – 2007)
The pilot testing of cross-border [...]

European Institute for Territorial Cooperation EITC


The Nord Pas de Calais Region created the EITC in order to provide stakeholders with the necessary tools to develop and manage European projects
Training (first and continous education)
The EITC organises training sessions in partnership with certified training centers and helps universities to elaborate training courses on European project development and management.
Continuous education
EITC & INSET de [...]



Training (first and continuous education)
Transversal skills – Basic training on cross-border cooperationPolitico-administrative structures inGermany:Example of the federal Länder of the Saarland and the Rhineland Palatinate, IRA (Institut régional d’Administration- Regional Institute of Administration), annuallyExample of the federal Land of Baden Württemberg, CNFPT (Centre national de la Fonction publique territoriale - National Centre for Territorial Public Service), annuallyExample of the town [...]