We estimate that on the Austrian side of the border with Bratislava region lives almost 10,000 Slovak men and women.
baum_cityregion is a platform of co-operation between the city of Bratislava and Austrian organisations NÖ.Regional a Regionalmanagement Burgenland.
The project is theme-based around cross border city region of Bratislava and its surroundings, including Austrian villages in Niederösterreich (Lower Austria) and Burgenland which are located just across the city boundaries. This project brings mutual co-operation.
What is the scope of the “baum_cityregion“ project?
The “baum_cityregion“ project is a continuation of already established cross border project “baum2020“. Its aim is to resolve various challenges presented within this cross-border region, through cross-border approach to these issues.
One of the further objectives of the project is also:
The strategic partners of the project are Stadt-Umland Management Wien/Niederösterreich and Bratislavský samosprávny kraj (Bratislava Self-Governing Region). The cross-border co-operation within the area of culture is sponsored by The Department of Culture.
Project duration: 04/2021 - 12/2022
The project is co-financed by the co-operation programme INTERREG V-A Slovakia - Austria 2014-2020 (www.sk-at.eu) from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). The project budget is co-financed by Bratislava city and is provided by the funds from the state budget of the Slovak Republic and from the resources of the Capital of Slovak Republic, Bratislava.