Welcome to the website of the Metropolregion
Around four million people are living over an area of 19.000 km² in the Metropolregion. Large, medium and small cities, urban and rural areas, even real mountains: The area reaches from Nienburg (Weser) in the North to the hessian border and the Harz. Especially the economic power, the excellent economic landscape and the direct location at important European traffic axis make the region around the cities Hannover, Braunschweig, Göttingen and Wolfsburg to the Metropolregion with European importance.
The Metropolregion Hannover Braunschweig Göttingen Wolfsburg is one of eleven metropolitan regions in Germany. In this area with a population of 3.8 million are working municipalities, companies, organisations, universities and the Land of Lower Saxony with the objective of securing the sustainable economic competitiveness on a national and international level. […]
Metropolitan regions are offering a resilient platform for the cooperation of economy, science, municipalities and country for an area that is not focusing on the administrative limits but the economic interdependencies. […]
The Metropolregion is working on the basis of work programs (MAP 2011 and MAP 12-13) which were in each case adopted for the period of two years. The new program Metropolregion zusammenwachsen was established in September 2015 with a term of five years. […]