a picture of the Waterfront in Rimini. A crane is visible in front of a promenade with buildings from the early 20th or 19th century with a yellow taint.

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Rijeka is a coastal city in Croatia, situated in the large Kvarner Bay in the upper part of the Adriatic Sea. 


As the country's third-largest city with a population of 108,000 it has a long history as an important seaport.Over the years, Rijeka has been influenced by various cultures, and in just the past century was a main port city for the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Italy and Yugoslavia port, before Croatian independence in 1991.  

Today, Visitors to Rijeka can enjoy its maritime atmosphere, impressive architecture, cultural festivals, and museums — most recently highlighted with the City being the European Capital of Culture in 2020 under the motto ‘Port of Diversity'. 


Re-Value Capacity Development and Exchange Programme, Version 1

The Re-Value Capacity Development and Exchange Programme (Re-Value CD&E Programme) is a three-year programme designed to support the nine Re-Value Cities in their...

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