Awards and Recognitions
The role and reputation of the network have grown over the years. Learn more about our achievements.
"The future comes from the progress made in the past"
We are a network that links Northern and Southern Europe.
Our members are mainly public bodies and private nonprofit organizations.
We are a multilevel network where different levels of government interact
and collaborate. We share interest in many sectors, and a willingness
of working for an inclusive society and innovative models of growth. As
a result of the commitment and work of so many people , we share a successful
story. SERN actually represents a unique example of North-South cooperation
in Europe. We operate following our long term values:
- Common belonging to EU
- Democracy and equal opportunities
SERN contributes to building a Europe of citizens and
to make the European Union an area of peace, sustainable development,
democracy and participation, solidarity and social inclusion. This contribution,
however small, is furthermore important as Europe is one of the leading
areas of the world.
SERN wants to increase the quality of life and the opportunities for the citizens in the municipalities and regions belonging to the network.
Our mission is to promote and support the network members in developing long-term relations and partnerships. To create mutual knowledge, to foster active citizenship and cultural enrichment and to achieve economic and social development. These activities aims to increase the quality of life and the opportunities for the citizens.