Figure 1: ESPON’s ‘Rubikube’ of territorial governance (Dimensions, levels of action and interactive resources)
REGI

Territorial Governance and Cohesion Policy

Original publication: June 2015 Authors: Kai Böhme, Sabine Zillmer, Maria Toptsidou and Frank Holstein (Spatial Foresight, Luxembourg) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2qXE3G5 Available languages: Background The Committee on Regional Development (REGI) of the European Parliament has commissioned an in-depth analysis in preparation of a workshop on ‘Territorial Governance and Cohesion Policy’. Governance is an Read more…

Map 1: The Northeast Atlantic (Major Fishing Area 27) with the ICES fishing areas for statistical purposes
PECH

Fisheries Management and the Arctic in the Context of Climate Change

Original publication: June 2015 Authors: Blomeyer & Sanz S.L.: Roland BLOMEYER, Kim STOBBERUP Centre of Marine Sciences, University of Algarve: Karim ERZINI The Fisheries Centre at the University of British Columbia: Vicky LAM, Daniel PAULY Innovative Fisheries Management, IFM – Aalborg University: Jesper RAAKJAER Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HHRjbI Read more…

Economic, Social and Territorial Situation of Sicily
REGI

Economic, Social and Territorial Situation of Sicily

Original publication: June 2015 Authors: Filipa Azevedo (Research Administrator) Shortlink to this post: http://bit.ly/2PnzIp4 Available languages: This in-depth analysis was written for a delegation from the Committee on Regional Development visiting Sicily. The analysis provides an overview of the region of Sicily, its political, economic and administrative system, and of Read more…

ANNEX B: DAILY RAIL PASSENGER FLOWS IN 2011
TRAN

Romania’s general transport master plan and rail system

Original publication: June 2015 Authors:  Marc Thomas, Research Administrator with the assistance of Caroline Rooks (trainee) and Roberto Calise (trainee) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2SvS7D0 Available languages: Romania’s General Transport Master Plan is currently under preparation. This note summarizes its content with regard to rail transport. It also briefly Read more…

REGI

The Cohesion Policy Dimension of the Implementation of the Europe 2020 Strategy

Original publication: June 2015 Author: Diána Haase, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2JjO8sg Available languages: Background The Committee on Regional Development (REGI) of the European Parliament (EP) decided to draw up an own-initiative report on “Cohesion policy and the review of the Europe 2020 strategy” (rapporteur: Fernando Ruas). In January 2015 Policy Department Read more…

University Quality Indicators: A Critical Assessment
CULT

University Quality Indicators: A Critical Assessment

Original publication: April 2015 Authors: Bernd Wächter (ACA), Maria Kelo (ENQA), Queenie K.H. Lam (ACA), Philipp Effertz (DAAD), Christoph Jost (DAAD), Stefanie Kottowski (DAAD) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2pyJo6j Available languages: This study titled “university quality indicators: a critical assessment” was jointly produced by the German Academic Exchange Service Read more…

CULT

European Historical Memory: Policies, Challenges and Perspectives

Original publication: 2nd revised edition, April 2015 Authors: Markus J. Prutsch, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2GbTrHU Available languages: This note seeks to provide some critical reflections on the challenges, current policies and possible future prospects of ‘historical memory’ in a European context, yet without laying claim to Read more…