The renewed Territorial Agenda will be agreed upon at an informal ministerial meeting in December 2020, by the ministers responsible for spatial planning and territorial development, in cooperation with the European Commission and with the endorsement of the European Committee of the Regions.
In the process of the renewal of the Territorial Agenda, various papers and drafts are elaborated. At this page you can follow the elaboration of the new document and comment on it.
by Christian Lüer
On 16 October 2019, the Directors-General responsible for Territorial Cohesion met in Helsinki to discuss the first draft of the renewed Territorial Agenda – the main policy document in the field of European spatial planning at intergovernmental level. Besides EU and EFTA member states also the European Commission, the European Investment Bank, the European Committee of the Regions, the European Economic and Social Committee, ESPON, and various local and regional interest groups attended the meeting.
by Kai Böhme
Finally there is a website informing about the Territorial Agenda and its renewal process.
- a platform to follow the elaboration of the renewed Territorial Agenda and a forum to comment on various proposals;
- a one-stop shop with important information and background documents concerning the Territorial Agenda.
The website has been launched in mid-September 2019 and will be further developed and filled with relevant content over the next months.
Stay tuned and see how the renewed Territorial Agenda and its pilot actions evolve in preparation of the informal ministerial meeting in December 2020.