The COVID-19 outbreak is showing us the need to invest in health promotion, reinforcing our health systems preparedness, responsiveness and resilience, ensuring cross-border cooperation across Europe. Solidarity and equity key to face this major world health crisis. Cohesion policy as one of the main instruments to achieve the EU treaty objective of economic, social, and territorial cohesion, offers regions and cities the opportunity to allocate resources for the health and social care systems of tomorrow.


Agenda (9:30-11:00)

  • Welcome
  • Keynote Speech
  • Panel Debate (Caroline Costongs speaking)
  • Closing Remarks


This online workshop took place as part of the European Week of Regions and Cities.

Find a recording of the workshop here.