EU-Strategy for the Alpine Region (EUSALP), Action Group Forum 14-16 February 2017 , Garmish Partenkirshen, Bavaria

Data4Action

On 14 and 15 February 2017, a Forum of the nine Action Groups of the EU Alpine Strategy will take place in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The Action Groups are responsible for the concrete implementation of the political priorities adopted by the General Assembly. The aim of the Action Group Forum is to coordinate the long-term activities concerning the implementation of the Strategy.
Rhônalpénergie Environnement (RAEE) attending the EUSALP action group forum and presenting DATA4ACTION insights about energy data sharing to help develop macro-regional energy data and indicators of the EUSALP Alpine Region.
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