The future of sustainable infrastructure is here; and we need a strategic vision

27 September 2023, Brussels | “The green transition in mobility is going well, but it could be a lot better. Until 2040 and 2050, the infrastructure we need to build, will be impossible to achieve on an individual level.” With this conclusion, Turi Fiorito director of the European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP), underlined how important cross-border cooperation is in securing the future of sustainable infrastructure and mobility, the essence of the HNP & ITEM Side Event on sustainable cross-border infrastructure and mobility in North-West Europe’s Delta Corridor.

How to realize transnational sustainable European corridors in cross-border regions?

On the 27th of September 2023, European politicians, policymakers, scientists and students came together to discuss the future of sustainable infrastructure and mobility in Europe, specifically focusing on the cooperation of cross-border regions in the Netherlands, North Rhine-Westphalia and the Benelux. The event was organized by the House of the Dutch Provinces (HNP) and the Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross border cooperation and Mobility (ITEM).