Lille Metropole EU Office

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Since 2018, Lille Metropole EU Office Is connecting Lille Metropole administration, municipalities and local partners with the EU Institutions, and the whole Brussels EU bubble: city networks, thematic EU representations, European cities and regions EU offices.  

      Our missions:

      • To promote Lille metropole, its assets, its projects to the EU
      • To promote EU affairs (programs, legislation, …) within Lille Metropole
      • To initiate partnerships with other European cities and regions
      • To contribute to influence EU policies and advocate Lille Metropole position through our networks

      Our main activities:

      • To develop contacts within EU institutions and EU affairs networks 
      • To initiate partnership projects with cities and regions
      • To organise workshops, conferences, peer to peer meetings, …
      • To search for EU panellists for our events in Lille
      • To monitor EU legislation, programs and funding

      Contact Us

      In order to efficiently carry out its actions, Lille metropole EU office team is divided in several strategical themes.

      Christophe BOLOT

      Head of Office

      • Cohesion policy
      • Social inclusion
      • Digitalisation
      • Design ...

      tel : + 32 2 739 63 93

      Paul GASPAR

      Policy Officer

      • Mobility
      • Energy
      • Housing

      tel : + 32 2 739 63 92


      Policy Officer

      • Environment, climate transition
      • Youth and citizenship
      • Security 
      • Economic development


      tel : 

      Françoise MBALLA

      Administrative assistant

      tel : + 32 2 739 63 93



      Lille Metropole EU Office has developed a monthly newsletter for all its European colleagues to be informed of our European initiatives  and get inspired by the innovative policies carried out in the territory.  

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