Signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between AIVP and EFIP

Published by  21 October, 2016 2:03 pm Leave your thoughts

 EFIP, the European Federation of Inland Ports, and AIVP, the Worldwide Network of Port Cities, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to carry out cooperation and promotion activities jointly.

Photo: Philippe Matthis, AIVP President (left) and Roland Hörner, EFIP President (right).

The MoU was signed on Friday 21st October 2016, on conclusion of the EFIP General Assembly held at La Louvière (Belgium). Signature of the MoU forms part of the work of the two networks to develop international and European relations. The objects include closer exchange of information, opportunities for sharing skills, and active collaboration in the mutual promotion of the events organised by each association.

Background information on EFIP
The European Federation of Inland Ports (EFIP) brings together more than 200 inland ports and port authorities in 17 countries of the European Union, Switzerland and Ukraine. Since 1994, EFIP has been the voice of the inland ports in Europe. EFIP highlights and promotes the role of inland ports.
EFIP actively follows all developments in the field of EU policy of importance to inland ports and represents the inland ports vis-à-vis the European institutions and other international bodies. EFIP offers its members the possibility to exchange information, expertise and best practices with colleagues in other countries.

More information: EFIP website


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