François Matarasso – ’Keeping the paths open”

As from CAAC experience, it seems that networking and pooling of resources to create scale economies are fundamental for those Atlantic entities involved in creativity. Participating in a network with partners already experienced on the creative economy should allow for enrichment at the local and European level. Pooling resources is a key to consolidate and develop existing actions…

The magnificent 7 come to help Atlantic Arc Cities

A brief by Tamara Guirao, CAAC coordinator In early 60’s, the fantastic Kurosawa film, Seven Samurai, was adapted into a not less awesome western called The Magnificent Seven, featuring Yul Brinner, Charles Bronson and Steve McQueen. Currently, Western Europe and the Atlantic Arc Cities dispose of internet resources to tackle the challenges. And they can…

Making an application for the Atlantic City of the Year

A briefing by Tamara Guirao, CAAC coordinator STARTING THE 2015 EDITION! In the first edition, we have received several questions and comments at the General Secretariat, concerning the contest “Atlantic City of the Year”, symptom of a good welcome by the cities in the Atlantic Arc. They do not only want to participate, they also want…