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

Map 2: Municipalities in Slovenia (urban municipalities in orange)
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Economic, social and territorial situation of Slovenia

Original publication: March 2018 Author: Marek Kołodziejski Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2JPMBH1 Available languages: This briefing was prepared to provide information for the European Parliament’s Committee on Regional Development delegation to Slovenia on 3-5 April 2018. Introduction to Slovenia and its political and administrative system Slovenia is located in Read more…

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REGI Factsheets

Information about new/revised Factsheets will be posted under this heading. The complete current set for REGI is linked below: Regional and cohesion policy: 3.1.1. Economic, social and territorial cohesion 3.1.2. European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) 3.1.3. Cohesion Fund 3.1.4. The Solidarity Fund 3.1.5. European Territorial Cooperation 3.1.6. Common classification of Read more…

Cohesion policy and Paris Agreement Targets
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REGI Research since January 2017

Volume 2, Issue 2  July 2017 This UPDATE issue focuses on the subject-related studies commissioned by the Policy Department at the request of the REGI Committee of the European Parliament since January 2017. Research for REGI on Implementation of Cohesion Policy in the 2014-2020 Programming Period – July 2017 UPDATE Read more…

Figure 2: Vector map with largest cities, carefully scaled text by city population
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The economic, social and territorial situation in Bulgaria

Original publication: October 2017 Author: Jacques Lecarte, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2C4pAva Available languages: This briefing was prepared to provide information for the visit to Bulgaria of a delegation of the European Parliament’s Committee on Regional Development (REGI) from 29 to 31 October 2017, the region visited being Read more…

MAP 6 AND 7 Geographical pattern of the social vulnerability dimension
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Indicators in Cohesion Policy

Original publication: May 2017 Authors: Christian VANDERMOTTEN, Gilles VAN HAMME (IGEAT, Université Libre de Bruxelles) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2kbuCif Available languages: Background Gross (Regional) Domestic Product per capita is presently the only criterion of eligibility for the less developed or intermediate regions in the framework of the European Structural Read more…

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Services of general interest in the funding period 2014-2020

Original publication: January 2016 Authors: Erik Gløersen, Marius Drăgulin, Silke Haarich, Sabine Zillmer, Frank Holstein, Cristian Lüer and Sebastian Hans (Spatial Foresight) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2F513wx Available languages:   The study analyses the role that SGI can play in the 2014-2020 programming period, and how the European Structural Read more…

Figure 2: ITI - Limburg, Belgium
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Tools to support the territorial and urban dimension in cohesion policy: Integrated Territorial Investment (ITI) and Community-Led Local Development (CLLD)

Original publication: October 2015 Author: Filipa Azevedo, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2sEUTd2 Available languages: 1. Introduction For the 2014-2020 programming period the regulations encourage the usage of integrated and place-based oriented approaches to foster economic, social and territorial cohesion, at the same time putting a greater weight Read more…

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