Leader Partner: Latin Arc

Partners: Barcelona Provincial Council, Torino Province, Hérault Departmental Council

Associated partners/Observers:  Della Spezia Province, Croatian Municipalities Association,  CPMR, TECLA

Period: 2010 - 2011

Total budget: 172.439,26 €

Latin Arc (co-funding): 20.000 €

EU & others (external co-funding): 122.439,26 euros UE



Towards a common framework of decentralised cooperation for local governments in the Latin Arc.

This project was launched in the framework of the EU programme “Non-state actors and local authorities in development” and it seeks to provide a common framework for cooperation and skills development to Latin Arc members and other local administrations. Local Net Coop is conceived as common model for cooperation and training in local competences, the role of civil society, EU guidelines and the existing best practices in Public Decentralised Cooperation (PDC).



·  Seminar on Public Decentralised Cooperation models with the participation of local actors from the Southern Mediterranean, EU representatives and civil society organisations.

· Research activities focused on cooperation relations between all the actors involved and their counterparts in the Southern Mediterranean.

· Training, technical assistance and exchange of experiences. These activities shall provide support to local administrations in the articulation of their “Public Decentralised Cooperation” (PDC) policies and the formulation of cooperation policies. 




We urgently need a joint action of policy makers, private sectors, universities and civil society because the future of tourism must be sustainable

Latin Arc has participated in the European Tourism Day 2017

Latin Arc has participated, as leader of the project INTERREG Bleutourmed_C3, to the event organized by the European Commission "European Tourism Day 2017", that was held in Bruxelles last November 28th

Experiences, challenges and opportunities of Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) in the Mediterranean: Final Seminar of the SSE project

The conference entitled “Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE): Innovative Solutions to Development Problems in Mediterranean countries?” was held in Toulouges (France) on December 13. This event was the final seminar of the “Study on Social and Solidarity Economy in the Latin Arc”. Led by the Pyrénées-Orientales Department, the SSE project partnership is comprised of members from all three Latin Arc states – such as France’s CRESS Corsica, Haute Corse and Hérault Departments, Spain’s Tarragona, Granada and Lleida Provincial Councils as well as Italy’s Mantova and Viterbo Provinces. The partnership has been working on the project for two years.


Arco Latino at the General Assembly of UNIMED

Arco Latino will participate in the General Assembly of UNIMED in Paris the 30 and 31 of October 2017.

Making tourism more sustainable! Sharing methodologies for a joint action

In the framework of the activities of the BleuTourMed_C3 the Interreg Med Horizontal Project of the Community on Sustainable Tourism, "Making tourism more sustainable! Sharing methodologies for a joint action” will take place in Athens the 4 and 5 of October 2017.

Arco Latino at the The UfM Regional Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy

In the framework of the UfM Regional Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy - Naples (Italy) on 29-30 November 2017, Arco Latino together with the Chamber of Achaia, Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, and ICOMOS will organise the Workshop on Sustainable Tourism.