The Agenda for Cohesion Policy in 2019-2024: Key issues for the REGI Committee
REGI

The Agenda for Cohesion Policy in 2019-2024: Key issues for the REGI Committee

Original publication: July 2019 Authors: Carlos MENDEZ, John BACHTLER and Irene McMASTER Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Lfv1jG Available languages: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This study reviews the current and emerging issues for Cohesion Policy to support the work of the European Parliament’s Committee on Regional Development (REGI) during its new mandate Read more…

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CULT

How to tackle early school leaving in the EU

Original publication: March 2019 Authors: Panteia: Amber VAN DER GRAAF, Paul VROONHOF, Georgios ROULLIS, Federica VELLI Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HiXFhS Available languages: Background Decreasing early school leaving (ESL) is one of the current priorities of the European Union in the field of education and training. ESL is a Read more…

By magic pictures
CULT

Science and Scientific Literacy as an Educational Challenge

Original publication: March 2019 Authors: Hanna SIAROVA, Dalibor STERNADEL, Eszter SZŐNYI Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2TCc6Uy Available languages: Considering the emerging threats relating to the spread of misinformation and disinformation and the influence of anti-scientific movements, fostering scientific literacy among the population has never been more essential. Scientific literacy Read more…

Figure 1: ESI Fund allocations in Portugal, 2014-2020
REGI

Economic, social and territorial situation of Portugal

Original publication: February 2019 Author: Marek Kołodziejski, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2EW9sjL Available languages: This briefing was prepared to provide information for the European Parliament’s Committee on Regional Development delegation visit to Portugal of 27 February to 1 March 2019. 1. Introduction to Portugal and its political Read more…

Figure 2-3: Traceability in the food supply chain in the Internet-of-Things era
AGRI

Impacts of the digital economy on the food chain and the CAP

Original publication: February 2019 Authors: WR: Katrine Soma, Marc-Jeroen Bogaardt, Krijn Poppe, Sjaak Wolfert, George Beers, Daoud Urdu[1]. VVA: Monica Pesce, Maria Kirova Carole Thurston, Consuelo Monfort Belles Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2I7LXaP Available languages: Background Agriculture is impacted by global trends related to demographics, economics and climate change. Read more…

Figure 5 Geographical representation of project selection rate - Thematic Objective 1 (progress in % of planned vs implemented)
REGI

Territorial Needs and Ring-Fencing Requirements: Experience with Implementation in ERDF and ESF

Original publication: January 2019 Authors: TECHNOPOLIS GROUP BELGIUM: Jacek WALENDOWSKI, Laura ROMAN, and Sebastian OTTE CARDIFF UNIVERSITY: Reviewed by Dr. Adrian HEALY Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2T6g1YT Available languages: Background The ring-fencing requirements were further developed in the 2014-20 programming period of the European Structural Investment Funds (ESIF) with Read more…

By thodonal88
REGI

Gender Dimension of the EU Cohesion Policy

Original publication: December 2018 Authors: Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale: Manuela SAMEK LODOVICI (Project manager), Serena Marianna DRUFUCA, Elena FERRARI, Monica PATRIZIO, Flavia PESCE, Eleonora De SILVIS, Cristina MOJA. CASE STUDIES: France: Chiara Crepaldi (Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale) Germany: Bernhard Boockmann (Institute for Applied Economic Research -IAW) Italy: Flavia Pesce (Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale) Ireland: Dorota Szelewa (University College Read more…

Figure 2: Lifecycle of the European Eel
PECH

Environmental, social and economic sustainability of European eel management

Original publication: February 2019 Authors: Thünen Institute of Fisheries Ecology: Reinhold HANEL, Lasse MAROHN, Klaus WYSUJACK, Marko FREESE, Jan-Dag POHLMANN, Nicholas WAIDMANN Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries: Ralf DÖRING Profundo: Ward WARMERDAM, Melina van SCHARRENBURG, Jeroen WALSTRA, Mara WERKMAN, Joeri de WILDE, Anya MARCELIS EPTB Vilaine: Cédric BRIAND AZTI-Tecnalia: Estibaliz Read more…

By Africa Studio
AGRI

A comparative analysis of global agricultural policies: lessons for the future CAP

Original publication: December 2018 Authors: Simone STERLY, Roel JONGENEEL, Holger PABST, Huib SILVIS , with contributions from Jeff CONNOR (Australia), David FRESHWATER (US), Mikitaro SHOBAYASHI (Japan), Yukio KINOSHITA (Japan), Cornelis VAN KOOTEN (Canada), and Alexander ZORN (Switzerland). Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2AYpkj7 Available languages: Aim and approach This study provides Read more…