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  • Partnership Agreements and Operational Programmes - State of Play

    Partnership Agreements and Operational Programmes - State of Play

    23/04/2014

    The European Commission is now analysing the official Partnership Agreements (PA) received from 27 Member States and draft Cohesion Policy Operational Programmes (OP) from 10 countries outlining their investment plans for EU Structural and Investment Funds for the 2014-2020 programming period. The PAs and OPs have come from: Polska: PA 10/01 and all 22 OPs submitted France: PA 14/01 and 25 OP submitted Latvija: ...

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  • Smart specialisation and Europe’s growth agenda

    Smart specialisation and Europe’s growth agenda

    22/04/2014

    Smart specialisation is a strategic approach to regional smart growth and economic. Each region, whether it be strong or weak, high-tech or low-tech, goes through a transformative process which involves: Developing a vision for growth; Identifying its competitive advantage; Setting strategic priorities; and Making use of smart policies and actions. ‘Research and innovation strategies for ...

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  • EUSF: Commission welcomes Parliament’s approval of a faster and simpler response to disasters

    EUSF: Commission welcomes Parliament’s approval of a faster and simpler response to disasters

    17/04/2014

    Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn has welcomed the European Parliament's vote today to endorse reform of the European Union Solidarity Fund (EUSF), strengthening the EU’s response to natural disasters across European regions. Commenting on the vote, Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn said: "I welcome the European Parliament’s approval of a system that will work ...

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What is regional policy?

EU regional policy is an investment policy. It supports job creation, competitiveness, economic growth, improved quality of life and sustainable development. These investments support the delivery of the Europe 2020 strategy.

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