Podcast

Podcast

This is Europe

The Interreg podcast

In the second season of This Is Europe, broadcaster Shahidha Bari talks to the Europeans whose lives have been transformed by Interreg. You’ll hear how the Interreg community works with everyone from refugees to reuse pioneers, musicians to doctors, forging stronger bonds across borders, tackling pressing issues such as food sustainability and green mobility.


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Episodes

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    The Drive for Green Mobility

    Season 2 | Episode 6 Oct 27th

    Participating programmes: North Sea Region and Central Europe

    Having pledged to make Europe climate neutral by 2050, how exactly will the EU achieve this grand ambition? Stories from Europeans collaborating to reduce our carbon footprint.
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    Recycling is Silver, Reuse is Gold

    Season 2 | Episode 5 Oct 20th

    Participating programmes: Central Europe and Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme

    Recycling has long been seen as one of the key weapons in our fight against climate change. But what about Reuse? Stories of reinvention, imagination and upcycling from some very forward thinking Europeans.
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    The Power of Social Inclusion

    Season 2 | Episode 4 Oct 13th

    Participating programmes: Danube and Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme (ENI CBC)

    Faced with an ageing population and poor facilities for the disabled across much of the continent, Europe has several groups at risk of marginalisation. Stories of inclusion from the edges of the EU, and beyond.
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    Feeding Our Future Generations

    Season 2 | Episode 3 Oct 6th

    Participating programmes: North Sea RegionUrbact and Mediterranean
    Powered by Interact. Co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
    Presented by Shahidha Bari. Produced by Max Bower. A Tempo & Talker production

    As panic buying emptied supermarket shelves during the pandemic, the question of where our food comes from has rarely been closer to the forefront of our minds. Stories about local food initiatives that can start a revolution in what we put on our plate.
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    Seeking refuge

    Season 2 | Episode 2 Sep 29th

    Participating programmes: Euregio Meuse-Rhine and Central Europe.
    Powered by Interact. Co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
    Presented by Shahidha Bari. Produced by Max Bower. A Tempo & Talker productio

    How can we collaborate to integrate the millions of refugees who have sought sanctuary in Europe? Stories from across the EU of projects helping our new arrivals.
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    Culture in crisis

    Season 2 | Episode 1 Sep 22nd

    Participating programmes: MediterraneanEspaña-Portugal (POCTEP) and Croatia-Serbia .
    Powered by Interact. Co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
    Presented by Shahidha Bari. Produced by Max Bower. A Tempo & Talker production.

    Following the devastation of the COVID-19 pandemic, how has Interreg helped artists and workers throughout the cultural sector? Stories from creatives across the continent.
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    Welcome to This is Europe – Season 2

    Season 2 Trailer Sep 1st

    Join your host Shahidha Bari for a brand new season of This Is Europe, the podcast from the EU’s regional development accelerator Interreg.