News & events

Discussing cooperation for innovation in cocoa and tourism in Colombia and Ecuador

The third of the series of first working meetings has taken place in the Ecuador-Colombia cross-border region last 4th and 5th December 2017. The Colombian department of Putumayo hosted the event in…
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Successful INNOVACT working session at the Colombia-Peru border

Innovation is possible! The working session in Leticia (Amazonas) with more than 50 participants from Colombia and Peru proved to be highly successful. In early November, experts from the INNOVACT…
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Registration now open: INNOVACT’s First Working Session and First II Binational Course (Peru-Colombia)

INNOVACT’s upcoming working session and first II Binational Course at the Colombia-Peru border will take place on the 2 and 3rd of November 2017 in Leticia, Colombia, at the SINCHI Headquarters. The…
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First Peru-Chile Working Meeting: Strengthening cooperation in Smart-Agri and Tourism

Arica. On October 18th 2017, the first Working Meeting of the INNOVACT Peru-Chile border region took place with over 60 participants, including decision-makers in the Tacna and Arica areas, private…
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Successful international meeting on cross-border development in Colombia-Ecuador

On October 4th and 5th, the International Agency for Development Cooperation (AEXCID) and the Association of European Border Regions (ARFE) organized an international meeting of local actors, led by…
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Event announcement: Info session on INNOVACT for interested EU border regions

On November 7th at 10.00 AM at Greater Birmingham Conference Center, Brussels, an info session on the INNOVACT platform will be held. Interested EU border regions will be invited to raise interest in…
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INNOVACT project meeting: Discussing the next steps for the Ecuador-Colombia border area

On August 29, a meeting between the INNOVACT project team of the Ecuador-Colombia border area and the Ecuadorian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Secretary of Planning and Development (…
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Beginning of the Integrated Border Control System in Santa Rosa and Chacalluta

In accordance with the presidential mandate set forth in the "Declaration of Lima", which was adopted on July 7th in the framework of the Presidential Encounter and the Binational Cabinet of…
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Upcoming event: The Second Congress of Border Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean

9 August 2017 On September 25 and 26, the Second Congress of Border Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean, a central forum for discussion and exchange on border issues, will be held in Arica and…
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Mapping of value chain activities in the Colombia-Peru border region

24 July 2017  During the week of July 17-22, the focal point of the INNOVACT team,   Juan Carlos Salazar, has been visiting the Colombia-Peru border area.  First he was in Leticia, the capital…
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