Brabant is an active region in many international networks and projects. The province, the waterboards, the municipalities, NGO’s and other regional parties are involved in cross border cooperation and European cooperation programmes such as Interreg.
ENCORE (Environmental Conference of the Regions)
ENCORE is a political platform and forum for Environment Ministers and other relevant political leaders of the regions of Europe relating to environmental and sustainable development issues.
ENCORE is dedicated to political co-operation between the regional Environment Ministers in Europe and aims to contribute to the effective implementation of EU environmental policy, to improve environmental governance and to foster sustainable development in the regions of Europe.
One of the focal points of ENCORE is adaptation to climate change. Regions cooperate through sharing of information and developing (EU funded) projects.