Who are we?

 

Lieu d'EuropeThe "Centre d'Information sur les Institutions Européennes (CIIE)" is a non-profit association founded in 1995 by the Urban Community of Strasbourg, the "Conseil Général du Bas-Rhin" and the Alsace Regional Council, with support from the European Commission and the Ministry of French Foreign Affairs.

Bringing Europe closer to its citizens:

As the official distributor of European Union information, the CIIE’s mission is to inform the general public about the European Union, its programs, and its policies through brochures and exhibitions. The CIIE hosts school activities, conferences, and debates and also creates educational materials. From its location in central Strasbourg, CIIE also provides information on all the European Institutions in Strasbourg.


 
 

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European diary


    • 21 september 2017

      Malta National Day

    • Malta's National Day commemorates the day when this small Mediterranean country became independent in 1964.

      Malta was ruled by the famous Knights of Malta from 1530 to 1798. But, following the Napoleonic Wars, this small country was ruled by London (1802). It was not until 1964 that Malta became independent. At first, Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom was the head of state, and in 1974, Malta adopted the republican regime.

    • 22 september 2017

      European Day without Cars

    • The Car-Free Day is an experiment on how would our lives change if there were no cars. This day is devoted to pedestrians, bikers and public transportation, and represents an opportunity to retake urban space.
    • 27 september 2017

      World Tourism Day

    • The World Tourism Day aims to raise awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, politic and economic value. It is also the opportunity to reflect on how can world tourism contribute to the achievement of the UN Millenium Development Goals.