Facing Covid-19, the Port of Tarragona invests on cultural and economic measures

Denis DAVOULT17 April 2020

Besides developing initiatives to support the local society, the economy and maintain supply chain, the Port of Tarragona is also investing on port city culture the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. As explained by the President Mr. Josep Maria Cruset, the Port has multiplied the activities proposed to children as well as adults. As an active member of the AIVP network since 1190, Tarragona is an example of the Port Authority’s commitment to the community.

télétravail AIVP

Covid-19, AIVP remains open

Hermeline DELEPOUVE7 April 2020

Despite the ongoing global health crisis, AIVP remains ‘open for business’ and available to deal with any requests or queries you may have.

The entire team here at AIVP is now working from home. We are fortunate to be able to do so, and are all in good health.

You can reach us by phone on +33 2 35 42 78 84, where Corinne LALLEMAND will be waiting to take your calls.

You can of course also contact us by email, as usual.

We hope you too are safe and well.

screenshot dashboard MGI

MGI joins AIVP

Hermeline DELEPOUVE24 March 2020

The company explains by answering 3 questions, its motivations to join our network.

General Meeting postpone

Hermeline DELEPOUVE24 March 2020

Given the international health context of the Coronavirus, we inform you that the AIVP General Meeting, initially scheduled for next May 6 and 7 in Venice (Italy) is cancelled.

After discussions with our various partners, we will organise the statutory General Meeting on October 13, 2020, just before the 17th World Conference Cities and Ports which will take place in Tangiers (Morocco) from October 14 to 17, 2020.

cruise boat in Cartagena, Colombia

Let’s talk about cruises

Hermeline DELEPOUVE26 February 2020

The Cruise Dialogue congress which took place from 19 to 21 of February 2020, gathered global experts in Cartagena de Indias (Colombia), to discuss the positive and negative impacts this activity causes in port cities. Diverging opinions showed the different perception of the challenges, but it is clear that better cooperation between ports and cities worldwide is needed. AIVP supported the event with the presentations of our own experts and members.

3 délégués AIVP devant les ODD

Why AIVP attended the UN-Habitat World Urban Forum?

Hermeline DELEPOUVE21 February 2020

From 8 to 13 of February, the World Urban Forum, organized by UN-Habitat, gathered more than 17,000 participants and speakers in Abu Dhabi. AIVP ran a panel discussion about the AIVP Agenda 2030 with the international community, and has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UN-Habitat.

vice mayor of the city of Antwerp, responsible for mobility

Antwerp: a new approach to mobility for the benefit of the City, its citizens and the Port

Denis DAVOULT19 February 2020

Deploying sustainable mobility is one of the ten goals set out in the AIVP 2030 Agenda. The European Civitas Portis initiative is an example of a project aimed at identifying solutions to achieve it. It is coordinated by Antwerp, and to get a better idea of the expected results, we spoke to Mr. Koen Kennis, vice mayor of the city of Antwerp, responsible for mobility.