TOGETHER, the International Network of Territories of Co-responsibility
The concept of the Territories of Co-responsibility applied on a certain number of settlements within and out of Europe enable to organize an International Network of Territories of Co-responsibility named TOGETHER existing since 2009, first informally...Read more
It has been constituted as a legal body on November 4th 2013. Read more: Read more
Organization and functioning
The Network Together is organized and functions according to its Statutes and its Rules of Procedure. Namely informal networks can be created in the framework fo the international network on a geografical basis (regional, national ... network), thematic basis (thematic networks for exchanges concerning the same issue) or by a kind of actors (network of the hospitals of co-responsibility, network of schools of co-responsibility etc.).
The Network Together has established the partnerships with neworks having similar purposes namely CittaSlow Network (Memorandum of Understanding signed on the 4th of November 2013).
Every year Together Network elaborates and realizes a yearly action plan with the participation of all members... Read more about the Action Plan for 2014 preparation process
Every 3 years an International Meeting of the Territories of Coresponsibility takes place... Read more under the First International Meeting of the Territories of Co-responsibility in Mulhouse on September 25th 2009, the Second International Meeting of the Territories of Co-responsibility in Mulhouse on November 22nd and 23th 2012 and the Third International Meeting of the Territories of Co-responsibility, planned to take place in Braine l'Alleud in 2015.
- Examples of the Territories of Co-responsibility - Charter of the Territories of Co-responsibility, approved in Braine-l'Alleud on the 24th of March 2010 - The Urban Charte of the Congress of the Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe defining the fundamental guidelines: (résolution, Recommendation) - other concepts dealing with the idea of Territories of Co-responsibility: Agenda 21http://www.unep.org/Documents.Multilingual/Default.asp?documentid=52 , Transition Towns,Local pacts -