The special territories of the European Union are 31 territories of EU member states which, for historical, geographical, or political reasons, enjoy special status within or outside the European Union. The special territories divided themselves in two categories: 9 Outermost Regions (OMR) that form part of the European ..... The Isle of Man is a Crown dependency, under the sovereignty of the British ...


The British Overseas Territories (BOTs) or United Kingdom Overseas Territories ( UKOTs) are ..... This reclassified the UK's dependent territories as overseas territories and, with the exception of .... Only Gibraltar has representation in the European Parliament and it shares its Member with the region of South West England.


The administrative geography of the United Kingdom is complex, multi-layered and non-uniform. The United Kingdom, a sovereign state to the northwest of continental Europe, ... 5 Informal divisions; 6 International subdivisions; 7 Dependent territories; 8 See .... The highest level subdivisions of England are the nine regions.


Schengen: the UK has negotiated an opt-out from Schengen area. ... from the UK government, depending on the policy area being addressed. ... The United Kingdom has 18 representatives on the European Committee of the Regions, the  ...


FIRST programme brings governments, regional organisations and donors ... the Netherlands and the United Kingdom the Overseas Countries and Territories play an important role as outposts of the Union in the areas where they are located, ...


Keywords: Overseas Territories, Overseas Possessions, Department, Special Administrative Regions, Disputed Territories, Crown Dependency, British Indian ...


Feb 22, 2018 ... There was enormous shock in the territory when the UK voted to leave, ... last year, and dependent on neighbouring islands, it is now bracing for Brexit. ... officially part of France, and therefore an "outermost region" of the EU.


Nov 28, 2018 ... ... region. 16. Funding by Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in England ... Different regions within the UK have been allocated varying levels of funding, with less ...... this is typically dependent on payments into the EU Budget.


Jun 1, 2016 ... Cornwall and West Wales receive over €1000 per person in EU funds ... nation to support sustainable economic development and reduce regional wealth ... While the amount allocated to British areas in the west and north of ...