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  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

ESPON job vacancy: Project expert/European Outreach

The ESPON EGTC is looking for one Project Expert/European Outreach for a period of 2 years to join our international team, preferably starting as soon as possible. Deadline for applications: 20 April 2018.  The ESPON EGTC is a European Grouping on Territorial Cooperation.

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Understanding the economic and territorial impact of cultural heritage: better investments through improved evidence collection

Building on the year of Cultural Heritage (2018 – launched in Cyprus), the European Commission has published a European Framework for Action on Cultural Heritage. This Framework for Action acknowledges that cultural heritage is a common good and a shared resource which raised awareness of a common European history and values and reinforces a sense of belonging to a common European cultural and pol

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ESPON: Public Participation in Spatial Planning: improving processes and outputs

This ESPON* workshop in Luxembourg is the third in a series of Transnational Outreach events in West Europe in 2018 and 2019 examining new developments in national and regional spatial planning.

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From evidence to action: territorial trends and challenges identified in the ESPON projects

Informed decision making is gaining in importance in collaborative planning, governance and programming processes.

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ESPON: Economic development in rural regions – new thinking and policies in finding and exploiting endogenous capacities

This ESPON* seminar in Växjö, Sweden will examine how to support and encourage SMEs and exploit endogenous resources such as natural capital, heritage, renewable energy, bio-economy and tourism in rural regions. Successful exploitation may require new models of governance, social innovation, high-level ICT systems as well as public sector support.

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ESPON Seminar: Understanding northern peripherality and devising strategies for intervention

The ESPON workshop is designed to provide a better understanding of the challenges associated with outer and inner peripherality in Northern Europe.