The main aim of the Forum is to foster social-economic development of border regions by means of joint projects in the sphere of business, development of society and cooperation of authorities on all levels.
Representatives of the Ministries from Russian Federation, Estonia and Latvia, Chambers of Commerce and Industry, leaders of Hanseatic cities, representatives of local municipalities, public organizations and businesses took part in the Forum. Read more
On 12-13 November 2015 the group of officials from the European Commission Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, Regional Programmes Neighbourhood East, including Mr Vassilis Maragos, Head of Unit and Ms Carmen Falkenberg-Ambrosio, Head of Section, accompanied by Ms Elena Karnovich, Project Manager, EU-Russia Cooperation Programme, European Union Delegation to the Russian Federation had paid a visit to St. Petersburg. Read more
Forget a hurry and enjoy the moment, taking whatever it gives – is what the partners learned in creation of a successful collaboration between three municipalities Vilani and Karsava in Latvia and Shlisselburg in Russia.
Cross-border cooperation project “4 investors” has considerably contributed to the development of the region through support of SMEs which result with creation of new jobs and lay the foundation for socio economic development in Estonia-Russia border territory. Read more