On February 6−7, representatives of Klaipeda Region: Klaipeda District Mayor Vaclovas Dačkauskas, Managing director of the Association “Klaipeda region“ Klaudija Kionies and General Manager for Strategic Development at University of Applied Social Sciences Reda Mikalauskaitė participated in the Executive Board of Euroregion Baltic meeting in the city of Kalmar.
The Board meeting was held at the office of the Regional Council in Kalmar County (RFKL) and gathered more than 30 participants from all member organisation of ERB. The Executive Board of Euroregion Baltic met to officially transfer the ERB Presidency from Kaliningrad Region to the Regional Council in Kalmar County and agree on a wide range of activities for the coming year.
The most important part of the Board was the Presidency transfer. In accordance with the jointly agreed sequence of chairmanships, the Board approved Ms Akko Karlsson, Vice Chair of Board of RFKL as the new ERB President, while appointing Mr Per Ole Petersen, Member of Council of Regional Municipality of Bornholm as her Deputy.
At the same time, the Board approved the change of chairmanship in the ERB Youth Board where Ms Yanina Andrushkevich, representing Regional Government of Kaliningrad, took the position of the Chairperson with Ms Alexandra Winberg from Kumulus Kalmar as her deputy.
More information at www.eurobalt.org.