Yearly Europe House Lecture (The Hague) on EU-Overseas Countries and Territories partnership after 2020. Possibility to register!
Overseas Countries and Territories have traditionally had a close relationship with the EU characterised by reliable access to European Development Funds (EDF) and a special partnership. But all this may change after 2020. Will the OCT-EU relationship intensify or cool down? Will EU law apply to OCTs after 2020?
The OCT-EU partnership after 2020 will be the main theme at the 17 October Europe House Lecture. Among the speakers are:
OCT-Representatives will participate in the panel debate.
Dimitry Kochenov will be the moderator of the evening.
OCTA's vision on post 2020
The 17 October Europe House Lecture offers you a chance to get a glimpse of the vision that the Association of the OCTs (OCTA) will present on the post 2020 partnership at the OCT-EU Forum in Aruba in February 2017. In June 2016, the OCTA have presented a Draft Report on the post 2020 Debate and its implications for OCTs.
Date: 17 October 2016
Time: 19:00 - 22:30
Location: Kneuterdijk Palace (Gothic Hall), Paleisstraat 1, The Hague, The Netherlands
Due to a restricted number of seats, it is necessary to register for the lecture.Montesquieu Institute or the Informatiebureau Europees Parlement
OCTA is an Association of the Overseas Countries and Territories of the European Union (the formal relationship that Aruba has with the EU) and at this moment is Aruba the Chair of this Association.
We invite you to capture innovation and creativity in the European Union’s Overseas Countries and Territories!
OCTA Innovation is launching a photo competition, open to both professional and amateur photographers, on the subject of innovation and creativity in the EU’s OCTs.
Therefore Europe House Aruba would like to invite all amateur as well as professional photographers in Aruba to make use of this great opportunity and participate in this competition.
Send your photos of how innovation is changing the economy or people’s lives, or bridging the traditional and contemporary in: Anguilla, Aruba, Bermuda, Bonaire, British Virgin Islands, Cayman, Curaçao, Falkland Islands, French Polynesia, Greenland, Montserrat, New Caledonia, Pitcairn, Saba, Saint Barthélemy, St Helena, St. Pierre-et-Miquelon, Sint Eustatius, Sint Marteen, Turks & Caicos and Wallis & Futuna.
The winners will be awarded a certificate and their photos displayed on OCT Innovation’s website and at an exhibition in Brussels reaching an international audience.
About us: OCTA Innovation is a European Union-financed project that identifying, generating innovation opportunities in the EU’s OCTs to spur economic diversification and sustainable development.
Send your entries to: Innovation@OCTA-innovation.eu
OCTA Innovation Photo Competition Rules