The 2013 General Assembly & Youth Meeting of the Association of Towns Awarded the Europe Prize, Würzburg
4. February 2013
Association of Towns Awarded the Europe Prize General Assembly & Youth Meeting 2013 will be held in Würzburg, Germany between the dates 2 - 5 May 2013.
Please visit Website of the City of Wurzburg, you will find necessary information and registration forms.
The Draft Schedule is as follows;
2 May 2013
• Arrival of Delegations
• Welcome Evening
3 May 2013
• Conference on “Local Authorities and their Role in Fighting Unemployment,
with a Special Focus on Youth Unemployment”
• General Assembly including Election
• Visit to conference related projects
• Presentation of the P.C. Ruppert Award for Concrete Art in Europe
4 May 2013
• Europe in Würzburg - a guided tour
• Dinner in the UNESCO World Heritage Site “Residence Palace”
• Presentation of Youth Delegates
• Opening of the exhibition “Culture Monuments in Würzburg’s Sister Cities”
• Farewell Evening
5 May 2013
• Departure of Delegations
7. January 2013
2012 Presidium Meeting of the Association of Towns Awarded the Europe Prize has hosted between 5 - 7 November 2012 by Greater Ankara Municipality. City of Czestochowa, Darmstadt, Kharkov, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Nancy, Regensburg and Würzburg are represented in Mayors, Vice-Mayor or City Councillor level. Please find the decisions taken at the Meeting in the resolution document.
10. August 2012
The 2012 General Assembly of the Association of Towns Awarded the Europe Prize, had been executed successfully and achieved the desired goals, under the courteous hospitality of H.E.Krzysztof MATYJASZCZYK, Mayor of Czestochowa, with the participation of Ankara, Cockermouth, Damstadt, Gdynia, Katowice, Mervejols, Neuköln von Berlin, Regensburg, St. Pölten, Würzburg cities.On the basis of an agenda prepared in advance, the primary event of this year’s General Assembly was the “Active Ageing” Conference. The “Active Ageing” conference, which was enriched with the studies of academicians, had given us the oppurtunity to share the best practices in regard to the services that are provided to the “elderly people”. The decleration of the 2012 General Assembly, which is accepted unanimously and addressed important issues like “the rights of the elderly people”, “promoting active ageing” and “avoiding the exclusion of the elderly people from society and daily life”, is also sent to the member cities by post. Furthermore, in accordance with the resolutions adopted in Czestochowa, 2012 Presidium Meeting of the Association is going to be held in Ankara, while the 2013 General Assembly of the Association is determined to take place in Würzburg, Federal Republic of Germany.
11. April 2012
General Assembly & Youth Meeting
Czestochowa , Poland
21- 24 June, 2012
This year the General Assembly of the Association of Towns Awarded the Europe Prize will be held
from 21st to 24th June in Czestochowa, Poland.
June 21st : Arrival of Delegations
June 22nd: Conference on “Activation of the Elderly” and in the afternoon the General Assembly
June 23rd: Before noon – Presentation of Institutions occupied with the activation of the elderly in
Czestochowa, in the afternoon - Music Festival Frytka OFF
June 24th: Departure of Delegations
City of Czestochowa covers the meals, transfers from & to airport and local transformation.
English, German and French intrepreters will be provided.
Participant cities pay for airfare and accommodation.
In order to take part in the event you need to register:
Apart from the Assembly there will be more events organised, like the Conference on “Activation of the Elderly”
and the performance of the International Youth Orchestra gathering young musicians from
the member cities:
Preview of repertoire and the notes:
- Happy Hour 2
- Swing 94
- Swich in Time
- Stranger on the Store
- Rock ‘n’ Roll
- Golden Swing Time
- Rock It
The Assembly and all accompanying events are a great opportunity to exchange experience and strengthen the European spirit in all people.
We look forward to seeing you all in Czestochowa.
18. May 2011
During the last General Assembly of the Towns Awarded the Europe Prize in Ankara/Turkey (May 5th-May 8th) the Mayor of Ankara Melih GÖKCEK was unanimously elected President of the Association of Towns Awarded the Europe Prize. The members of the Association adopted the “Ankara Declaration” about social cohesion.