All six mayors from Jiu Valley cities received the invitation to attend the next EC – Platform on Coal Regions in Transition working groups meeting in Brussels, 15-16.07.2019. This initiative generated several press releases as: Hunedoara County Morning Gazette “Jiu Valley Mayors called out in Brussels” https://gddhd.ro/actualitate/primarii-din-valea-jiului-chemati-la-bruxelles/ or Mesagerul Hunedorean “Jiu Valley Mayors will debate in Brussels  the future of the region” https://www.mesagerulhunedorean.ro/primarii-din-valea-jiului-vor-discuta-la-bruxelles-despre-viitorul-regiunii/ and Hunedoara Voice “Petrila planet goes on” https://glasul-hd.ro/planeta-petrila-merge-mai-departe/