Diploma awards in Andorra

On 30th June in Andorra la Vella, in the functions room of the Banc Internacional Banca Mora (BIBM), Jaume Bartomeu, the Head of the Andorran government, chaired the diploma awards ceremony for the Refresher Course on the Fundamental Aspects of Property and Town Planning, directed by UPF lecturer Josep Santdiumenge.

Ángela de la Cruz Mera, assistant general director of Town Planning with the Spanish government's Housing Ministry, gave a talk entitled ?A comparison of town planning systems in Spain".

The head of the Andorran government emphasised the capacity for interuniversity collaboration of the course, organised by Universitat d'Andorra, in conjunction with IDEC-Universitat Pompeu Fabra, AGIA and BIBM. Jaume Bartomeu presented this collaboration and the participation of professional entities (AGIA), financial entities (BIBM) and the Andorran public administration as a model to be followed, especially in the current economic climate.