Slide Background
Building up our region

Cohesion means holding together.

RoBulUs stands for Tools for Enhancing Youth Engagement in Romania-Bulgaria Cross-Border Cooperation.

It is an initiative that supports youth in becoming more aware and involved in decision-making processes.

Project duration:

01/01/2021 – 31/12/2021

Project Focus:

Cohesion Policy 2021 – 2027 of the European Union

Project Aim:

to encourage and support citizen engagement

`Cohesion Policy is on the frontline of the challenges European citizens face today, from climate to innovation, from social inclusion and skills to connectivity. Therefore, it is important for them to have a bigger say in the way this policy delivers.`

Elisa Ferreira Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms

RoBulUs considers and aims to improve the involvement of young people in the planning and implementation of the Cohesion Policy 2021-2027 at the regional and local level. It puts focus on the Romania-Bulgaria Cross-border Cooperation Program as an effective tool for development, funded by the Policy.

In long term, this initiative will contribute to the improved communication and collaborations between citizens and local administrations, increased sustainability of regional public policies and investments and improved participatory culture of the young citizens in both countries.

This project is an initiative of International Management Institute and is been implemented with the support of the European Union.