Get to know the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, Priority Areas and Horizontal Actions, keep updated with the latest news and check out the publications and events. The website is coordinated by the European Commission – DG Regional Policy and INTERACT Point Turku. The European Union Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR) is the first macro-regional strategy in Europe. It aims at reinforcing cooperation within this large region in order to face several challenges by working together as well as promoting a more balanced development in the area. The Strategy also contributes to major EU policies and reinforces the integration within the area.