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Islands of the European union: State of play and future challenges

Publication: March 2021 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3l4iAX0 Download: English Executive summary: At a glance note: English Authors: Diána HAASE, Andreea MAIER (trainee), European Parliament Executive summary Islands and island regions There is no available systematic or harmonised list of European Union (EU) islands (including the smaller ones). However, Read more…

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Climate Spending in EU Cohesion Policy: State of Play and Prospects

Publication: December 2020 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3qCiHeL Download: English Author: Stephan DIETZEN Key findings: With more than EUR 55 billion in planned investments, Cohesion Policy seeks to make a significant contribution to the EU´s overall climate-related spending target of 20% in the 2014-2020 period. There are concrete achievements Read more…

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Cohesion Policy Measures in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Publication: October 2020 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/3dGFVKD Download: English Executive summary: At a glance note: English Authors: Spatial Foresight: Kai BÖHME & Christian LÜER Key findings: The EU has been very active in setting up policy and funding instruments to tackle the health crisis and support the economic Read more…

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EU lagging regions: State of play and future challenges

Publication: September 2020 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/34pGFPV Download: English Executive summary: At a glance note: English Authors: EPC: Marta PILATI, Alison HUNTER Executive summary The EU’s lagging regions face significant challenges to transform their economic underperformance. Current ongoing transitions, such as digitalisation and towards a sustainable society, and Read more…

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EU Cohesion Policy in non-urban areas

Publication: September 2020Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/35ohiQTDownload: Executive summary: At a glance note: EnglishAuthors: Stefan KAH, Neli GEORGIEVA, Liliana FONSECA, EPRC  Key findings Rural areas face social, structural and geographical challenges, but possess valuable inherent environmental, cultural and social assets. Cohesion Policy provides a long-term and dependable financial framework Read more…

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The Role of Evaluation in Cohesion Policy

Publication: April 2020 Short link to this post: https://bit.ly/2xBMj5o Download:  Executive summary: Authors: CSIL: Julie PELLEGRIN, Louis COLNOT, with support from Matteo PEDRALLI Country experts: University of Warsaw Diana IONESCU (RO), Tomasz KUPIEC (PL) Agnieszka OLECHNICKA (PL) CSIL: Matteo PEDRALLI (IT) ESTEP: Neringa Viršilienė (LT) Scientific Advisers: Free University of Brussels-VUB: Nicola Francesco Dotti and University of Milan: Massimo Florio Objectives and background This Read more…

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Assessment of the Just Transition Fund proposal

Publication: February 2020 Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Hs0fjw Download: Authors: BRUEGEL – Aliénor Cameron, Grégory Claeys, Catarina Mideos & Simone Tagliapietra Introduction Soon after unveiling the overall roadmap for its flagship European Green Deal initiative, the European Commission published its first concrete proposal on 14 January 2020, on how to establish a Read more…

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The Visibility and Communication of Cohesion Policy in Online Media

Publication: October 2019 Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/35TRatB Download: Authors: Carlos MENDEZ, Vasiliki TRIGA, John BACHTLER, Costas DJOUVAS, Fernando MENDEZ, Sebastian STIER This study evaluates the visibility and communication of cohesion policy in online media and the effectiveness of communication activities. A mixed methods approach is employed to investigate Read more…

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Urban Agenda: Assessment from the European Parliament’s Perspective

Publication: November 2019 Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Ybaxfz Download: Authors: TU Delft: Willem K KORTHALS ALTES, Marietta EA HAFFNER Assisted by Danielle A GROETELAERS Urban Agenda for the European Union The Urban Agenda for the European Union (UAEU) is an informal, multi-level cooperation partnership programme in which urban authorities, Read more…