Transport in Turkey - Major trends and issues
TRAN

Transport in Turkey – Major Trends and Issues

Original publication: March 2015 Author: Marc Thomas, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Ak1ey8 Available languages: This overview of the current situation and trends in the Turkish transport sector was prepared to provide information to the Parliamentary Delegation to Turkey (7-9 April 2015). 1. Overview The transport sector in Read more…

Figure 21: TEN-T Core network corridors
TRAN

Freight on road: why EU shippers prefer truck to train

Original publication: March 2015 Authors: Francesco Dionori, Lorenzo Casullo, Simon Ellis, Davide Ranghetti, Konrad Bablinski, Christoph Vollath and Carl Soutra Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Rzw7FV Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary:   This is an assessment of the influences on the transport mode choice of shippers in the Read more…

Figure 2.5: At-risk-of-poverty rate and social exclusion benefits*
TRAN

Social Inclusion in EU Public Transport

Original publication: March 2015 Authors: Manuela Samek Lodovici and Nicoletta Torchio Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2A8UOSG Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary: This report describes the links between transport and social inclusion according to the recent literature and provides evidence regarding the population groups at greater risk of Read more…

Figure 3 Rank the extent to which your country considers the following type of criteria in the process of allocating fishing opportunities
PECH

Criteria for Allocating Access to Fishing in the EU

Original publication: March 2015 Authors: Blomeyer & Sanz S.L.: Roland BLOMEYER, Fernando NIETO, Antonio SANZ, Kim STOBBERUP Centre of Marine Sciences, University of Algarve: Karim ERZINI Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HJfbvj Available languages: The new Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) requires Member States to use transparent and objective criteria including environmental, social and Read more…

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REGI

Economic, Social and Territorial Situation of the Netherlands

Original publication: February 2015 Authors: Marek Kołodziejski (Research Administrator) Shortl ink to this post: http://bit.ly/2qx6BWq Available languages:   This in-depth analysis provides an overview of the Netherlands, its political, economic and administrative system and of its Partnership Agreement for the 2014-2020 period. The analysis has been drawn up in preparation Read more…

Figure 50: Comparison of the carbon and energy flows in bioenergy and fossil energy systems (Berndes et al., 2010)
TRAN

The Impact of Biofuels on Transport and the Environment, and their Connection with Agricultural Development in Europe

Original publication: February 2015 Authors: Luisa Marelli, Monica Padella, Robert Edwards, Alberto Moro, Marina Kousoulidou, Jacopo Giuntoli, David Baxter, Veljko Vorkapic, Alessandro Agostini, Adrian O’Connell, Laura Lonza and Lilian Garcia-Lledo (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Energy and Transport, Sustainable Transport Unit) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2rwuiPj Available Read more…

AGRI

Towards New Rules for the EU’s Fruit and Vegetables Sector – An EU Northern Member States Perspective

Original publication: February 2015 Author: Wageningen University: Jos Bijman Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2mpmg83 Available languages: The EU actively supports the fruit and vegetable (F&V) sector through the Common Market Organisation (CMO) for F&V. The key objective of this F&V scheme is to strengthen the competitiveness of producers. In Read more…

Figure 6: Details of different hanging ratios in a small-scale driftnet (SSD) and a set gillnet (GNS)
PECH

Alternative Solutions for Driftnet Fisheries

Original publication: February 2015 Author: Antonello SALA National Research Council, Institute of Marine Sciences (CNR-ISMAR, Italy) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2IsC82g Available languages: Introduction Driftnets have been used since antiquity, and small-scale driftnets (SSDs) have been used throughout the EU for many years without raising particular concern to fish Read more…

Allocations by TO by groups of Member States, 2007-13 and 2014-20 (% of total)
REGI

Strategic Coherence of Cohesion Policy: Comparison of the 2007-13 and the 2014-20 Programming Periods

Original publication: February 2015 Authors:  EPRC: Stefan Kah,Carlos Mendez, John Bachtler , Stephen Miller Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2sNLY91 Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary: Strategic coherence is a central element of the 2013 reform of Cohesion Policy for the 2014-20 period. This study provides a critical assessment of the evolution and implementation Read more…