NEWSLETTER 2. MIDTERM NEWS
Post date: 2014-03-24
The eleven partners of the ATFORT project, invited by the Vauban Network, met in Besancon from 10. to 12. June, 2013. Partners, under the lead of the New Dutch Waterline, shared the firm belief that preservation of these sites, coupled with their economic exploitation can only be achieved by creative and shared ideas, building on an exchange of experiences.
More than sixty participants discussed the midterm results of the project, which started in December 2012., and will run until December 2014. It aims at exchanging knowledge and good practices multifunctional reuse of fortified sites, following the motto “preservation through development”.
AT FORT project is co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and made possible by the
The Interregional Cooperation Programme INTERREG IVC, financed by the European Union’s Regional Development Fund, helps Regions of Europe work together to share experience and good practice in the areas of innovation, the knowledge economy, the environment and risk prevention. EUR 302 million is available for project funding but, more than that, a wealth of knowledge and potential solutions are also on hand for regional policy-makers.