Economic, Social and Territorial Situation of Germany (Metropolitan Region Rhine-Neckar)

14-07-2010

This note provides a short overview of Germany's economic, political and administrative set-up and of the specificities of the metropolitan region Rhine-Neckar with the cities of Mannheim, Heidelberg and Ludwigshafen. It then describes the support from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) within those territories. The note has been prepared in the context of the Committee on Regional Development's delegation to the metropolitan region Rhine-Neckar, 23 - 25 June 2010.

This note provides a short overview of Germany's economic, political and administrative set-up and of the specificities of the metropolitan region Rhine-Neckar with the cities of Mannheim, Heidelberg and Ludwigshafen. It then describes the support from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) within those territories. The note has been prepared in the context of the Committee on Regional Development's delegation to the metropolitan region Rhine-Neckar, 23 - 25 June 2010.