An Informational Material Created Within the Framework of the Project “Challenges of Regional Centres: Depopulation Control, Development – best practices” (DeCoDe)

Daugavpils City Council, as the leading partner of the DeCoDe project, has created an informational material about the situation of depopulation in the involved project partner cities, regions and countries. You can see and read it here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=ms.c.eJw1zdsNwAAIAsCNGhWf~_y~%3BWVMvnRUCdSsyUe5ggHj332dcuIqraOfMbWdUBoyU2b0Vf39iHbT95~%3B6id1XTtHmjFOozuzbcy77svzMvcP7weiSoD.bps.a.197639941118705&type=1

You can download it here: https://www.daugavpils.lv/assets/upload/manager/Decode.pdf

More information about the project here: https://www.daugavpils.lv/pilseta/pilsetas-attistiba/projekti/realizacija-esosie-projekti/starptautiskie-projekti/depopulacija-regionalo-centru-izaicinajums-decode

All partners from seven cooperation countries: Lithuania, Poland, Germany, Romania, Italy, Denmark and Spain, as well as from Latvia have summarized depopulation situation. Informational material consists of:

– the short introduction of all involved partner cities,

– description of the present situation of depopulation in the city, region and country,

– main challenges of depopulation,

– the things, involved partners, are proud of,

– goal for 2020 in the context of depopulation.

The project is implemented within the framework of the 2nd strand “Democratic Engagement and Civic Participation” action 2.2 “Networks of Towns” of the European Union programme “Europe for Citizens”. The project aims to create an international, sustainable network of European cities to share their experiences on depopulation processes and their impacts, and to find solutions to reduce depopulation.

The project is financed under the European Union programme “Europe for Citizens”. Implementation timeline: 01.03.2018.- 01.02.2020.

Information provided by the project coordinator J.Ūzuliņa

[email protected]