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Mobility

What happens with our waste? Although selective sorting and recycling of materials have become commonplace, some people may not be aware that our organic waste is also used to produce biogas, which powers the buses in the...

On the occasion of its 8th edition, the Eurometropolitan festival NEXT won the "EFFE Award". This award is granted by the "Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe" (EFFE) association and honours major...

On 22 and 23 October, several European Groupings of Territorial Cooperation (EGTC) convened in Saint-Louis in the tri-border area of Alsace (at a crossroads between France, Germany and Switzerland) to exchange ideas on the...

The 75th Eurometropolis Tour came to an end on Sunday 4 October with a victory of the French rider Alexis Gougeard (AG2R-La Mondiale)in Tournai.  Having led the race since the very first stage, he finally won this...

Europe

Their themes? "Overcoming obstacles in border regions" and "The needs for Internet speed and quality beyond 2020". Anyone can take part in these consultations: whether you are a CEO, a politician a simply a citizen, your opinion...

Culture

It is a farm, located in the village of Froyennes, right around the corner from Tournai, and close to the French border of the Eurometropolis. Its name? "La Petite Fabriek": a recently renovated place with culture at its core,...

Do you live in the Eurometropolis?  Are you a musician?  Are you looking for advice, support, a stage to perform on?  In that case, Tour de Chauffe is just what you need!  Each year, this support programme...

On 17 October at 9.30 am, the public library of Mouscron will open its doors for the Book Day of the Eurometropolis.   Several activities are planned.  Throughout the day, some fifteen authors from the region will be...

Last week the European Commission launched a public consultation, the subject matter of which is the European needs as to speed and quality of the Internet after 2020.  Everyone is allowed to give his/her opinion:...

On 3 September the city of Brussels officially opened a new wing of the Maison du Néerlandais/Huis van het Nederlands.  These new premises, with a surface area of almost 1000 m², will provide more room to welcome students,...