The Central European Initiative (CEI) was established in 1989 with the aim of strengthening good-neighbourly relations and to develop manifold cooperation between their respective countries and also of working for cohesion of a united Europe, without dividing lines, a Europe with shared values, embracing all countries, regions, peoples and citizens of the continent.

Nowadays, there are 18 member states particpating in CEI, in 9 areas of activity:

  • climate, environment and sustainable energy
  • development of enterprises in the field of tourism
  • development of human resources
  • IT society and media
  • multimodal transport
  • intercultural cooperation with minorities
  • science and technology
  • sustainable agriculture
  • interregional and cross-border cooperation

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