Central Baltic Programme

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Central Baltic Programme"

Transcription

1 Central Baltic Programme

2 About the Central Baltic Programme Builds on the Central Baltic INTERREG IV A Programme Cross-border cooperation projects in the central Baltic Sea area covering regions from Estonia, Finland, Åland, Latvia and Sweden The total ERDF funding for the period is 122 million EUR, at least 115 million EUR of which will be allocated to projects

3 Structure and Geography The programme has 3 sub-programmes: Central Baltic sub-programme Southern Finland Estonia subprogramme Archipelago and Islands subprogramme

4 Priorities for the Central Baltic Programme The Central Baltic Programme aims to strengthen cooperation among regions, achieving the following strategic goals: Competitive economy of the region Sustainable use of common resources Well connected region Skilled and socially inclusive region Horizontal principles: access to and use and quality of ICT the shift towards a low-carbon economy

5 PRIORITY AXIS 1 COMPETITIVE ECONOMY OF THE REGION IP (a): promoting entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators SO 1: More innovative knowledge intensive enterprises SO 2: More entrepreneurial youth Expected result: new joint or co-operating sustainable knowledge intensive companies Expected result: more new joint student/pupil firms and student enterprises 1) Number of new joint or co-operating knowledge intensive companies 1) Number of established joint student/pupil firms and enterprises

6 PRIORITY AXIS 1 COMPETITIVE ECONOMY OF THE REGION IP (d): supporting the capacity of SMEs to engage in growth in regional, national and international markets, and in innovation processes SO 1: More services and products developed and sold in new markets by the Central Baltic SMEs Expected result: more export capacity of Central Baltic companies to new markets 1) Number of cluster co-operations (meta-clusters) exporting to new markets

7 PRIORITY AXIS 2 SUSTAINABLE USE OF COMMON RESOURCES IP (c): conserving, protecting, promoting and developing natural and cultural heritage SO 1: Natural and cultural heritage developed into sustainable tourist attractions SO 2: More sustainable marine and coastal areas Expected result: more sustainable tourist attractions developed in Central Baltic region Expected result: bigger share of sustainably planned and managed marine and coastal areas 1) Increased investments into conserving and protecting joint heritage 2) Number of visitors/users of joint natural and cultural heritage 1) Share of marine and coastal areas with improved management

8 PRIORITY AXIS 2 SUSTAINABLE USE OF COMMON RESOURCES IP (e): action to improve the urban environment, revitalization of cities, [ ] regeneration and decontamination of brownfield sites (including conversion areas), reduction of air pollution and promotion of noise-reduction measures SO 1: More integrated urban development processes based on the Central Baltic best practice Expected result: better urban planning in Central Baltic region 1) Share of urban areas covered with integrated urban management

9 PRIORITY AXIS 2 SUSTAINABLE USE OF COMMON RESOURCES IP (f): promoting innovative technologies to improve environmental protection and resource efficiency in the waste sector, water sector, soil protection or to reduce air pollution SO 1: Wider use of innovative methods and technologies in water sector Expected result: Reduced number of eliminated/reduced sources of nutrients and toxins inflows which affect the water quality in Baltic Sea) 1) Number of eliminated/reduced sources of nutrients, toxins inflows

10 PRIORITY AXIS 3 WELL CONNECTED REGION IP (c): developing and improving environment-friendly (including low-noise) and low-carbon transport systems including [ ] inland waterways and maritime transport, ports, [...] multimodal links and airport infrastructure, in order to promote sustainable regional and local mobility SO 1: Improved commuting and faster transport by developing integrated low carbon transport solutions and transport corridors SO 2: Improved services of existing small ports to contribute to the tourism development Expected result: Improved transport flows of people and goods Expected result: Improved services of existing small ports 1) Reduction of travel time of passengers and the movement time of goods 1) Share of CB small ports with good services

11 PRIORITY AXIS 4 SKILLED AND SOCIALLY INCLUSIVE CB REGION IP: developing and implementing joint education and training schemes (ETC-specific) SO 1: Improved social inclusion and more sustainable communities SO 2: More aligned vocational education and training (VET) programmes in the CB region Expected result: more people benefitting from stronger Central Baltic communities Expected result: aligned educational and training programmes 1) Communities with improvements 1) Increased share of VET institutions with aligned programmes

12 Have your say on the future programme! The public hearing for the Central Baltic Programme Sustainable use of has been launched common resources How to contribute? o Online questionnaire o National events Deadline to submit the comments January 17, 2014 Opening of the programme November, 2014 (earliest) Follow the information:

13 Thank you! Programming Team in Regional Council of Southwest Finland: Programme content and activities Ülari Alamets Aiga Plesanova Management questions and overall coordination Merike Niitepõld

COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION. Brussels, 2 May /14 CULT 68

COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION. Brussels, 2 May /14 CULT 68 COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION Brussels, 2 May 2014 9129/14 CULT 68 NOTE from: General Secretariat of the Council to: Permanent Representatives Committee (Part 1) / Council No. prev. doc.: 8892/14 CULT

More information

38th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session Yerevan, Armenia, 4 October 2016

38th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session Yerevan, Armenia, 4 October 2016 38th UNWTO Affiliate Members Plenary Session Yerevan, Armenia, 4 October 2016 17:00-19:00 Open Debate 5: City Tourism Introduced and Moderated by Dr. Donald Hawkins George Washington University World urban

More information

CONFERENCE STATEMENT

CONFERENCE STATEMENT CONFERENCE STATEMENT We, the elected representatives from Canada, Denmark/Greenland, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and the United States of America; In collaboration with the indigenous peoples

More information

Towards a City Model for Heritage-Led Regeneration and Tourism Development

Towards a City Model for Heritage-Led Regeneration and Tourism Development Towards a City Model for Heritage-Led Regeneration and Tourism Development Brian Smith, Secretary General European Association of Historic Towns and Regions Summary of Presentation Objective Background

More information

EA SEA-WAY Project. 7 th Coordination Meeting. WP5 Development of sustainable passenger transport models for the Adriatic basin and capacity building

EA SEA-WAY Project. 7 th Coordination Meeting. WP5 Development of sustainable passenger transport models for the Adriatic basin and capacity building EA SEA-WAY Project 7 th Coordination Meeting WP5 Development of sustainable passenger transport models for the Adriatic basin and capacity building 3 rd Cross Border Board Ravenna, January 26, 2016 The

More information

MEETING THE CHALLNAGE OF THE URBAN RURAL DIVIDE MAG. SLAVKA ZUPAN

MEETING THE CHALLNAGE OF THE URBAN RURAL DIVIDE MAG. SLAVKA ZUPAN MEETING THE CHALLNAGE OF THE URBAN RURAL DIVIDE MAG. SLAVKA ZUPAN Urban millenium (Source: GTZ- Services for Sutainable Urban Development))! Today 3 billion of people lives in towns and cities! Every day

More information

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA Studies to support the development of sea basin cooperation in the Mediterranean, Adriatic and Ionian, and Black Sea CONTRACT NUMBER MARE/2012/07 - REF. NO 2 REPORT 1 - ANNEX 2.2 COUNTRY FICHE - ANNEX

More information

The Euroregion, which puts into practice the determination for active cooperation, has led to concrete actions such as:

The Euroregion, which puts into practice the determination for active cooperation, has led to concrete actions such as: Contribution of the Euroregion Pyrenees-Mediterranean to the conclusions of the 5th report on economic, social and territorial cohesion: the future of the cohesion policy A. Introduction The Euroregion

More information

Sustainable Management of Cultural Heritage From Protection to Pro-action

Sustainable Management of Cultural Heritage From Protection to Pro-action Sustainable Management of Cultural Heritage From Protection to Pro-action Christer Gustafsson Professor Uppsala University Campus Gotland, Sweden Secretary-General ICOMOS Scientific Committee on Economics

More information

COSTA RICA Limon City-Port Project

COSTA RICA Limon City-Port Project photos by Stefania Abakerli COSTA RICA Limon City-Port Project 2008 2013 Cecilia Corvalan William Reuben Stefania Abakerli Background Request from GoCR following Caldera-Port Concession Reform Since the

More information

[ ] MONITORING THE SPATIAL IMPACTS OF THE EGNATIA MOTORWAY egnatia odos observatory

[ ] MONITORING THE SPATIAL IMPACTS OF THE EGNATIA MOTORWAY egnatia odos observatory ] egnatia odos observatory MONITORING THE SPATIAL IMPACTS OF THE EGNATIA MOTORWAY 2014 http://observatory.egnatia.gr MINISTRY OF INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND NETWORKS 2 A tool at the service of spatial

More information

The National Policy Strategy for Infrastructure and Spatial Planning CODE24 CONFERENCE. Emiel Reiding

The National Policy Strategy for Infrastructure and Spatial Planning CODE24 CONFERENCE. Emiel Reiding The National Policy Strategy for Infrastructure and Spatial Planning Emiel Reiding Structure of presentation 1. Spatial planning in the Netherlands 2. National Policy Strategy Aims National interests 3.

More information

Vincent Goodstadt. Head of European Affairs METREX European Network

Vincent Goodstadt. Head of European Affairs METREX European Network Vincent Goodstadt Head of European Affairs METREX European Network METREX (Network of 50 European Metropolitan Regions and Areas ) Exchanging Knowledge (e.g. Benchmarking) Climate Change CO2/80/50 Expertise

More information

The challenge of globalization for Finland and its regions: The new economic geography perspective

The challenge of globalization for Finland and its regions: The new economic geography perspective The challenge of globalization for Finland and its regions: The new economic geography perspective Prepared within the framework of study Finland in the Global Economy, Prime Minister s Office, Helsinki

More information

The importance of international university and project cooperation in science

The importance of international university and project cooperation in science The importance of international university and project cooperation in science The Role of Science in Arctic Social and Business Development Arctic Frontiers Science January 25, 2017 Dr. Marina Kalinina

More information

Community Engagement in Cultural Routes SiTI Higher Institute on Territorial Systems for Innovation Sara Levi Sacerdotti

Community Engagement in Cultural Routes SiTI Higher Institute on Territorial Systems for Innovation Sara Levi Sacerdotti Transnational Workshop Wroclaw, 7th-8th December 2016 Community Engagement in Cultural Routes SiTI Higher Institute on Territorial Systems for Innovation Sara Levi Sacerdotti levi@siti.polito.it TAKING

More information

Manchester City Region: The case for agglomeration economies. Steve Gibbons Henry Overman Alessandra Tucci

Manchester City Region: The case for agglomeration economies. Steve Gibbons Henry Overman Alessandra Tucci Manchester City Region: The case for agglomeration economies Steve Gibbons Henry Overman Alessandra Tucci Objectives Explain agglomeration economies Review of existing evidence Primary evidence on role

More information

Advancing Geoscientific Capability. Geological Survey of Finland

Advancing Geoscientific Capability. Geological Survey of Finland Advancing Geoscientific Capability Geological Survey of Finland GTK in brief The Geological Survey of Finland (GTK) is one of the largest European centres of excellence in assessment, research and the

More information

Multi-level spatial planning in a cross border context

Multi-level spatial planning in a cross border context Significant Experience No. 7 Multi-level spatial planning in a cross border context Brendan Murtagh School of Environmental Planning Queen s University Belfast 1. Context In many respects the essence of

More information

Tackling urban sprawl: towards a compact model of cities? David Ludlow University of the West of England (UWE) 19 June 2014

Tackling urban sprawl: towards a compact model of cities? David Ludlow University of the West of England (UWE) 19 June 2014 Tackling urban sprawl: towards a compact model of cities? David Ludlow University of the West of England (UWE) 19 June 2014 Impacts on Natural & Protected Areas why sprawl matters? Sprawl creates environmental,

More information

The World Bank Senegal Tourism and Enterprise Development Project (P146469)

The World Bank Senegal Tourism and Enterprise Development Project (P146469) Public Disclosure Authorized AFRICA Senegal Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice IBRD/IDA Investment Project Financing FY 2017 Seq No: 1 ARCHIVED on 03-Nov-2017 ISR29333 Implementing Agencies: Republic

More information

Dublin Chamber submission on Dublin City Development Plan : Outdoor Advertising Strategy

Dublin Chamber submission on Dublin City Development Plan : Outdoor Advertising Strategy Dublin Chamber submission on Dublin City Development Plan 2011 2017: Outdoor Advertising Strategy January 2012 Key Points: Sustainable and appropriate advertising can play an important positive role in

More information

Revitalising the City and Population Growth in South Australia

Revitalising the City and Population Growth in South Australia Revitalising the City and Population Growth in South Australia Professor Andrew Beer Director, Centre for Housing, Urban & Regional Planning, The University of Adelaide Agenda Why population growth matters

More information

Introduction to IMP: need and added value

Introduction to IMP: need and added value Introduction to IMP: need and added value Christophe Le Visage Consultant Stratégies Mer et Littoral 1 Summary IMP : Why? The case for integration 1 What is IMP? 2 Content, process IMP: Added Value 3 2

More information

The Abu Dhabi Spatial Data Infrastructure (AD-SDI) From Inventory to Innovation

The Abu Dhabi Spatial Data Infrastructure (AD-SDI) From Inventory to Innovation The Abu Dhabi Spatial Data Infrastructure (AD-SDI) From Inventory to Innovation July, 2010 0 1 The Abu Dhabi Spatial Data Infrastructure empowers government and society with the use of spatial information

More information

Inteligentne miasto! rekomendacje dla Polski

Inteligentne miasto! rekomendacje dla Polski Inteligentne miasto! rekomendacje dla Polski From Smart to Cluster City Michel Sudarskis Secretary General INTA International Urban Development Association 2 URBAN CHALLENGE Global Rapid Change in Economy

More information

National Spatial Development Perspective (NSDP) Policy Coordination and Advisory Service

National Spatial Development Perspective (NSDP) Policy Coordination and Advisory Service National Spatial Development Perspective (NSDP) Policy Coordination and Advisory Service 1 BACKGROUND The advances made in the First Decade by far supersede the weaknesses. Yet, if all indicators were

More information

Smart Specialisation in Sparsely Populated areas - Challenges, Opportunities and New Openings

Smart Specialisation in Sparsely Populated areas - Challenges, Opportunities and New Openings Smart Specialisation in Sparsely Populated areas - Challenges, Opportunities and New Openings Alexandre Dubois, Jukka Teräs, Jens Sörvik and Martina Pertoldi SMARTER CONFERENCE Seville, Spain 2016 Paper

More information

Voices from Private Sector: Insights for Future NSDI Development in Indonesia

Voices from Private Sector: Insights for Future NSDI Development in Indonesia Voices from Private Sector: Insights for Future NSDI Development in Indonesia Ta n d a n g Yu l i a d i D w i P u t ra, Ryosuke S h i b a s a k i I n st i t u t e o f I n d u st r i a l S c i e n c e,

More information

Secretary for Gender, Child & Community Development

Secretary for Gender, Child & Community Development Ministry of Gender, Child & Community Development Vote Number: 320 Controlling Officer: 1. Overview 1.1 Mission To Promote and protect women and children using community based and welfare approaches 1.2

More information

Academy of Finland Arctic Research Programme. Helsinki

Academy of Finland Arctic Research Programme. Helsinki Academy of Finland Arctic Research Programme HENVI Seminar Helsinki 26.2.2014 Tuula Aarnio Public research funding in Finland Government research expenditure 2013 Total 2 billion Source: Statistics Finland

More information

The Urban Sea and Coastal Zone Management

The Urban Sea and Coastal Zone Management The Urban Sea and Coastal Zone Management David NEALE, Trinidad and Tobago Key words: hydrography, Caribbean, coastal zone management, land use. SUMMARY Within the coastal zone of Eastern Caribbean States,

More information

City and SUMP of Ravenna

City and SUMP of Ravenna City and SUMP of Ravenna Nicola Scanferla Head of Mobility Planning Unit, Municipality of Ravenna nscanferla@comune.ra.it place your logo here 19 April, 2017 1st Steering Committee Meeting, Nicosia, Cyprus

More information

CAMP SLOVENIA. Mezek Slavko RRC Koper. Project coordinator November 2005

CAMP SLOVENIA. Mezek Slavko RRC Koper. Project coordinator November 2005 CAMP SLOVENIA Mezek Slavko RRC Koper Project coordinator November 2005 http://camp.rrc-kp.si/ Content About MAP CAMP programme CAMP Slovenia Project background CAMP Slovenia Project area CAMP Slovenia

More information

How important is to be a Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO? The case of Berlenga Islands (Peniche Portugal)

How important is to be a Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO? The case of Berlenga Islands (Peniche Portugal) How important is to be a Biosphere Reserve of UNESCO? The case of Berlenga Islands (Peniche Portugal) Sérgio Leandro Environmental advisor Township of Peniche (Portugal) Polytecnic Institute of Leiria

More information

"Natural" Cultural Districts and Neighborhood Revitalization

Natural Cultural Districts and Neighborhood Revitalization University of Pennsylvania ScholarlyCommons Culture and Community Revitalization: A Collaboration Social Impact of the Arts Project 6-2009 "Natural" Cultural Districts and Neighborhood Revitalization Mark

More information

POLISH MARITIME CLUSTER -CURRENT STATUS, INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITIES AND FUTURE PROJECTS

POLISH MARITIME CLUSTER -CURRENT STATUS, INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITIES AND FUTURE PROJECTS POLISH MARITIME CLUSTER -CURRENT STATUS, INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITIES AND FUTURE PROJECTS 9th Yearly Meeting of the ENMC Lisbon 26-27th September Marta Czarnecka-Gallas POLISH MARITIME CLUSTER -GENERAL INFO-

More information

Governance and Functional Urban Areas CEMAT Conference

Governance and Functional Urban Areas CEMAT Conference Governance and Functional Urban Areas CEMAT Conference Mart Grisel Bucharest, Romania 30/05/2017 FUA: various definitions KEY ASPECTS: CITY & COMMUTING AREA The area occupied by a large city and its surrounding

More information

Dr. Steven Lamy Sophie Cottle

Dr. Steven Lamy Sophie Cottle Dr. Steven Lamy Sophie Cottle The Circumpolar North has begun to acquire an identity of its own in the minds of policymakers and scholars alike. Yet this region cannot be understood properly as a cockpit

More information

TOWARDS STRATEGIC SPATIAL PLANNING IN JAMAICA: THE NATIONAL SPATIAL PLAN

TOWARDS STRATEGIC SPATIAL PLANNING IN JAMAICA: THE NATIONAL SPATIAL PLAN TOWARDS STRATEGIC SPATIAL PLANNING IN JAMAICA: THE NATIONAL SPATIAL PLAN JIEP 5th Biennial Conference on the Environment: Balancing National Development and Environmental Protection June 6, 2011 Jamaica

More information

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Geographic Information System (GIS) Strategy An Overview of the Strategy Implementation Plan November 2009

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Geographic Information System (GIS) Strategy An Overview of the Strategy Implementation Plan November 2009 Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Geographic Information System (GIS) Strategy An Overview of the Strategy Implementation Plan November 2009 John Hill, Health Analytics Branch Health System Information

More information

Decline and redevelopment of industrial sites. Targeting the most needy places?

Decline and redevelopment of industrial sites. Targeting the most needy places? Regional Studies Association Global Conference, Fortaleza 28-04-2014 Decline and redevelopment of industrial sites. Targeting the most needy places? Jasper Beekmans MSc Radboud University Nijmegen, The

More information

GCE. Geography. Mark Scheme for January Advanced Subsidiary GCE Unit F762: Managing Change in Human Environments

GCE. Geography. Mark Scheme for January Advanced Subsidiary GCE Unit F762: Managing Change in Human Environments GCE Geography Advanced Subsidiary GCE Unit F762: Managing Change in Human Environments Mark Scheme for January 2012 Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations OCR (Oxford Cambridge and RSA) is a leading UK

More information

Town Planning Agency of Le Havre: The Industrial Network Tool, a decision support system that integrates energy, economy, logistics and environnement

Town Planning Agency of Le Havre: The Industrial Network Tool, a decision support system that integrates energy, economy, logistics and environnement NA-5790/JD/JFlo - April 22nd, 2015 Town Planning Agency of Le Havre: The Industrial Network Tool, a decision support system that integrates energy, economy, logistics and environnement AURH Town planning

More information

COUNCIL OF EUROPE S SPATIAL DEVELOPMENT POLICY

COUNCIL OF EUROPE S SPATIAL DEVELOPMENT POLICY ESPON 2103 Programme Open Seminar Territorial Challenges and Cooperation in a Wider Europe Portorož, 2-3 June 2008 COUNCIL OF EUROPE S SPATIAL DEVELOPMENT POLICY Maria José Festas Senior Advisor, Directorate

More information

PACIFIC ISLANDS REGIONAL OCEAN POLICY. A healthy Ocean that sustains the livelihoods and aspirations of Pacific Island communities.

PACIFIC ISLANDS REGIONAL OCEAN POLICY. A healthy Ocean that sustains the livelihoods and aspirations of Pacific Island communities. PACIFIC ISLANDS REGIONAL OCEAN POLICY VISION A healthy Ocean that sustains the livelihoods and aspirations of Pacific Island communities. THIS IS OUR OCEAN 1. The care of the ocean is the responsibility

More information

Modular multi-purpose offshore platforms, the TROPOS Project Approach

Modular multi-purpose offshore platforms, the TROPOS Project Approach Modular multi-purpose offshore platforms, the TROPOS Project Approach Eduardo Quevedo eduardo.quevedo@plocan.eu TROPOS Coordination Team CONTENT CONTENT 1. Introduction 2. Challenges 3. Objectives 4. Consortium

More information

A new start for the Lisbon Strategy Working together for growth and jobs

A new start for the Lisbon Strategy Working together for growth and jobs METREX Response Discussion Note METREX Nye Bevan House, 20 India Street, GLASGOW, G2 4PF T. +44 (0) 1292 317074 F. +44 (0) 1292 317074 secretariat@eurometrex.org http://www.eurometrex.org 1 PREFACE The

More information

Limerick Chamber s Statement on draft Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework

Limerick Chamber s Statement on draft Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework Limerick Chamber s Statement on draft Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework 8 th November 2017 Summary of Action Points Strategic Planning for our Regional Cities Our regional cities and strengthening

More information

The Development of Trade Transit Corridors in Africa s Landlocked Countries

The Development of Trade Transit Corridors in Africa s Landlocked Countries The Development of Trade Transit Corridors in Africa s Landlocked Countries I. Introduction Africa has 15 landlocked countries that face specific challenges. Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Chad, Central

More information

BeMInE consortium project

BeMInE consortium project BeMInE consortium project www.bemine.fi Project presentation 9.9.2016 Raine Mäntysalo 1 2 Hypothesis The current MALPE work has several problems that hinder it from gaining strategic and integrative foresight

More information

Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning Andrej Abramić

Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning Andrej Abramić Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning Andrej Abramić EcoAqua SUMMER SCHOOL: Ecosystem approach to aquaculture 26-29th of October 2015 Research and Technology to enhance excellence in Aquaculture development

More information

10 th INSULEUR FORUM Palma de Mallorca, 10/

10 th INSULEUR FORUM Palma de Mallorca, 10/ 10 th INSULEUR FORUM Palma de Mallorca, 10/11-6-2010 Sustainable Development and Insularity First conclusions from EUROISLANDS project Pr. Ioannis Spilanis University of the Aegean Greece Objective of

More information

The World Bank Local and Regional Competitiveness Project (P154263)

The World Bank Local and Regional Competitiveness Project (P154263) Public Disclosure Authorized EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice Recipient Executed Activities Investment Project Financing FY 2016 Seq

More information

I. Introduction. II. Partnerships

I. Introduction. II. Partnerships Almaty Programme of Action: Addressing the Special Needs of Landlocked Developing Countries within a New Global Framework for Transit Transport Cooperation for Landlocked and Transit Developing Countries

More information

Marine Spatial Planning in Hellas; Recent Facts and Perspectives

Marine Spatial Planning in Hellas; Recent Facts and Perspectives XXV FIG CONGRESS Engaging the Challenges, Enhancing the Relevance Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 16 21 June 2014 Marine Spatial Planning in Hellas; Recent Facts and Perspectives Mrs. Chaiditsa BOLANOU Surveying

More information

5 th DRAFT OF THE ICOMOS CHARTER ON CULTURAL ROUTES (September, 2005)

5 th DRAFT OF THE ICOMOS CHARTER ON CULTURAL ROUTES (September, 2005) 1 5 th DRAFT OF THE ICOMOS CHARTER ON CULTURAL ROUTES (September, 2005) Working document presented for discussion at the 15 th GA in China in view of further comments and eventual adoption at the 16 th

More information

Status of implementation of the INSPIRE Directive 2016 Country Fiches. COUNTRY FICHE Finland

Status of implementation of the INSPIRE Directive 2016 Country Fiches. COUNTRY FICHE Finland Status of implementation of the INSPIRE Directive 2016 Country Fiches COUNTRY FICHE Finland Introduction... 1 1. State of Play... 2 1.1 Coordination... 2 1.2 Functioning and coordination of the infrastructure...

More information

Government of Canada Designation of Vancouver Island as a Foreign Trade Zone Point

Government of Canada Designation of Vancouver Island as a Foreign Trade Zone Point 2017 Government of Canada Designation of Vancouver Island as a Foreign Trade Zone Point Preface This position paper developed by VIEA working with a working group of Island industry and transportation

More information

RURAL AND URBAN MUNICIPALITIES IN THE REGIONS OF LATVIA DEVELOPMENT TENDENCIES AND CHALLENGES

RURAL AND URBAN MUNICIPALITIES IN THE REGIONS OF LATVIA DEVELOPMENT TENDENCIES AND CHALLENGES Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference ECONOMIC SCIENCE FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT No38 Jelgava, LLU EF, 25.-26. April 2013, pp. 154-164 RURAL AND URBAN MUNICIPALITIES IN THE REGIONS OF LATVIA DEVELOPMENT

More information

Marine Spatial Planning in the Baltic Sea Region

Marine Spatial Planning in the Baltic Sea Region Marine Spatial Planning in the Baltic Sea Region Towards coherence and cross-border solutions in Baltic Maritime Spatial Plans Coordinator & Project manager Dr Ingela Isaksson Swedish Agency for Marine

More information

A multilevel strategy for tourism development at regional level The case of the Marche Region

A multilevel strategy for tourism development at regional level The case of the Marche Region Tourism and Biodiversity in Protected Areas 8th European Charter Network Meeting and Charter Awards (Brussels 6 november 2013) A multilevel strategy for tourism development at regional level The case of

More information

REVITALIZATION OF URBAN PUBLIC SPACE THROUGH CULTURAL STRATEGIES (Surabaya City s experience in public space preserves culture)

REVITALIZATION OF URBAN PUBLIC SPACE THROUGH CULTURAL STRATEGIES (Surabaya City s experience in public space preserves culture) REVITALIZATION OF URBAN PUBLIC SPACE THROUGH CULTURAL STRATEGIES (Surabaya City s experience in public space preserves culture) SURABAYA CITY GOVERNMENT SURABAYA AT A GLANCE Geographic Characteristics

More information

Experiences of public-private partnerships in the Euromediterranean relations and in the Po Valley, promoting a more balanced European territory

Experiences of public-private partnerships in the Euromediterranean relations and in the Po Valley, promoting a more balanced European territory Experiences of public-private partnerships in the Euromediterranean relations and in the Po Valley, promoting a more balanced European territory Claudio Tolomelli PolyMetrexPlus project s objectives To

More information

Guest article: The European Capital of Culture Guimarães Can we build a place branding strategy with it?

Guest article: The European Capital of Culture Guimarães Can we build a place branding strategy with it? 1 of 6 16/03/2015 16:13 Places. Guest article: The European Capital of Culture Guimarães 2012. Can we build a place branding strategy with it? Posted on 25/05/2012 by Ares The Guimaraes logo by Eduardo

More information

Asia Pacific Ministerial Conference on Housing and Urban Development (APMCHUD) Meeting of the Working Group on Urban and Rural Planning and Management

Asia Pacific Ministerial Conference on Housing and Urban Development (APMCHUD) Meeting of the Working Group on Urban and Rural Planning and Management Asia Pacific Ministerial Conference on Housing and Urban Development (APMCHUD) Meeting of the Working Group on Urban and Rural Planning and Management August 16 17, 2012 New Delhi Recommendations of the

More information

EU STRATEGY FOR THE ALPINE REGION (EUSALP) PUBLIC CONSULTATION QUESTIONAIRE

EU STRATEGY FOR THE ALPINE REGION (EUSALP) PUBLIC CONSULTATION QUESTIONAIRE Case Id: 7a9c7347-d3a3-4146-a9d2-59dae39d5bf5 EU STRATEGY FOR THE ALPINE REGION (EUSALP) PUBLIC CONSULTATION QUESTIONAIRE Fields marked with are mandatory. The overall objective of the EUSALP is to promote

More information

Realizing benefits of Spatial Data Infrastructure A user s perspective from Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi

Realizing benefits of Spatial Data Infrastructure A user s perspective from Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi Realizing benefits of Spatial Data Infrastructure A user s perspective from Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi Anil Kumar Director, Environment Information Management 26 April 2012 Geospatial World Forum,

More information

Testing the Validity of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index in the World Economic Forum with Classical and Fuzzy Data Envelopment Analyses

Testing the Validity of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index in the World Economic Forum with Classical and Fuzzy Data Envelopment Analyses PTiR 2013;4;121-128 121 Hatice Ozkoc, Hakan Bakan, Ercan Baldemi r Muğla Sitki Koçman Üniversitesi, Turkey Testing the Validity of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index in the World Economic Forum

More information

Urban Economics City Size

Urban Economics City Size Urban Economics City Size Utility and City Size Question: Why do cities differ in size and scope? While NYC has a population of more 18 million, the smallest urban area in the U.S. has only 13,000. A well

More information

Contemporary Cultural Issues and Policies for the Region

Contemporary Cultural Issues and Policies for the Region ISSN 0328-5715 ISSN 2524-955X Contemporary Cultural Issues and Policies for the Region Razaq Raj Introduction visitors to area. The cultural experiences can enhance tourism and attract tourist to local

More information

MEDIUM TERM DEVELOPMENT PLAN: RPJMN Director of Forestry and Water Resources Conservation Bappenas

MEDIUM TERM DEVELOPMENT PLAN: RPJMN Director of Forestry and Water Resources Conservation Bappenas MEDIUM TERM DEVELOPMENT PLAN: RPJMN 2015-2019 Director of Forestry and Water Resources Conservation Bappenas Jakarta, 9 March 2015 1 I. RPJMN 2015-2019 2 VISION AND MISSION 2015-2019 VISION: INDONESIA:

More information

Marine Clusters. Vilhjálmur Jens Árnason. Matis - A workshop on coastal fisheries in the North Atlantic

Marine Clusters. Vilhjálmur Jens Árnason. Matis - A workshop on coastal fisheries in the North Atlantic Marine Clusters Strengthening cooperation and best practices between clusters around the North Atlantic Ocean and how it can lead to new opportunities Vilhjálmur Jens Árnason Matis - A workshop on coastal

More information

The World Bank. Key Dates. Project Development Objectives. Components. Public Disclosure Authorized. Implementation Status & Results Report

The World Bank. Key Dates. Project Development Objectives. Components. Public Disclosure Authorized. Implementation Status & Results Report Public Disclosure Authorized EAST ASIA AND PACIFIC Vietnam Transport & ICT Global Practice IBRD/IDA Specific Investment Loan FY 2008 Seq No: 16 ARCHIVED on 28-Dec-2016 ISR26429 Implementing Agencies: Hanoi

More information

Tourism, Communities and Sustainability under a Changing Climate: Towards Community-Based Approach in Tourism - Climate Change Nexus Studies

Tourism, Communities and Sustainability under a Changing Climate: Towards Community-Based Approach in Tourism - Climate Change Nexus Studies Tourism, Communities and Sustainability under a Changing Climate: Towards Community-Based Approach in Tourism - Climate Change Nexus Studies Jarkko Saarinen University of Oulu, Finland Sustainable tourism

More information

ACCESSIBILITY TO SERVICES IN REGIONS AND CITIES: MEASURES AND POLICIES NOTE FOR THE WPTI WORKSHOP, 18 JUNE 2013

ACCESSIBILITY TO SERVICES IN REGIONS AND CITIES: MEASURES AND POLICIES NOTE FOR THE WPTI WORKSHOP, 18 JUNE 2013 ACCESSIBILITY TO SERVICES IN REGIONS AND CITIES: MEASURES AND POLICIES NOTE FOR THE WPTI WORKSHOP, 18 JUNE 2013 1. Significant differences in the access to basic and advanced services, such as transport,

More information

Marine Spatial Planning as an important tool for implementing the MSFD

Marine Spatial Planning as an important tool for implementing the MSFD Marine Spatial Planning as an important tool for implementing the MSFD Risto Kalliola Tallinn, Nov. 16 th 2012 DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY University of Turku, Finland Ten principles to provide

More information

HELSINKI COMMISSION Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission

HELSINKI COMMISSION Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission HELSINKI COMMISSION Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission HELCOM RECOMMENDATION 24/10 Adopted 25 June 2003, having regard to Article 20, Paragraph 1 b) of the 1992 Helsinki Convention IMPLEMENTATION

More information

SPATIAL PLANNING AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF GREECE

SPATIAL PLANNING AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF GREECE SPATIAL PLANNING AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF GREECE by Evangelos Baltas General Secretary, Ministry for the Environment, Physical Planning & Public Works This article analytically presents the historical

More information

COUNTY SPATIAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE PRESENTATION: BY: GEOFREY CHERUIYOT NAIROBI CITY COUNTY

COUNTY SPATIAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE PRESENTATION: BY: GEOFREY CHERUIYOT NAIROBI CITY COUNTY . COUNTY SPATIAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE PRESENTATION: BY: GEOFREY CHERUIYOT NAIROBI CITY COUNTY FRAMEWORK FOR AN INTEGRATED SPATIAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE County GIS GIS : A computer based information system

More information

CHAPTER 2. Strategic Context

CHAPTER 2. Strategic Context CHAPTER 2 Strategic Aim: To facilitate the future development of Cork as a national gateway city within the integrated land use and transportation framework set out in the Cork Area Strategic Plan 2001

More information

Digital access to cultural resources in Tuscany

Digital access to cultural resources in Tuscany Digital access to cultural resources in Tuscany Roberto Ferrari Marco Scerbo Director of Culture Research Department Tuscany Region Miercurea Ciuc - Romania EU Project Manager Foundation for Research Innovation

More information

EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK

EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK RISC Consortium and the UNU-CRIS Summer School/ Students Research Symposium, 3 rd July 2012, Luxembourg Regional Projects good practice? Kamil Dörfler 1 Outline General background

More information

Emerging tensions between blue growth and good environmental status

Emerging tensions between blue growth and good environmental status Emerging tensions between blue growth and good environmental status Dr Peter Jones, Reader in Environmental Governance, Dept of Geography, University College London www.bnycharters.com Slides @PJSJones

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES THE UNVERSTY OF HONG KONG FACULTY OF SOCAL SCENCES Courses offered to Exchange/Visiting Students in the 2013-2014 Academic Year For course details, please refer to the Departmental Link Department of Geography

More information

The importance of visioning in urban strategic planning By Peter Robinson. MILE Master Class Urban Strategic Planning March 2016

The importance of visioning in urban strategic planning By Peter Robinson. MILE Master Class Urban Strategic Planning March 2016 The importance of visioning in urban strategic planning By Peter Robinson MILE Master Class Urban Strategic Planning March 2016 Typical strategic planning process Where are we now? Where are we going?

More information

Comparative Analysis of Regional Tourism Policy in Slovakia and Austria

Comparative Analysis of Regional Tourism Policy in Slovakia and Austria 2 nd Central European Conference in Regional Science CERS, 2007 474 Comparative Analysis of Regional Tourism Policy in and Jana KUČEROVÁ, Tomáš MAKOVNÍK Department of Tourism and Hospitality Faculty of

More information

TECHNICAL WORKSHOP: UNWTO-WTCF CITY TOURISM PERFORMANCE

TECHNICAL WORKSHOP: UNWTO-WTCF CITY TOURISM PERFORMANCE TECHNICAL WORKSHOP: UNWTO-WTCF CITY TOURISM PERFORMANCE 26 September 2017, Buenos Aires, Argentina Esencan TERZIBASOGLU Director Destination Management & Quality WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (UNWTO) eterzibasoglu@unwto.org

More information

IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science. Related content PAPER OPEN ACCESS

IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science. Related content PAPER OPEN ACCESS IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science PAPER OPEN ACCESS Implications of Pearl, Gold, Silver (PGS) craft industrial cluster towards settlements region in Karang Pule Village, Sekarbela

More information

BeMInE Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

BeMInE Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics BeMInE Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics 26.10.2016 Hannu Tervo Timo Tohmo Mika Haapanen Esa Storhammar Jutta Viinikainen Olle Westerlund (Umeå University 1 Urban growth processes and

More information

IMA s ROLE IN COASTAL AND OCEAN GOVERNANCE IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

IMA s ROLE IN COASTAL AND OCEAN GOVERNANCE IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO IMA s ROLE IN COASTAL AND OCEAN GOVERNANCE IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO Presented by Rahanna Juman, Deputy Director (Ag.) About the Institute of Marine Affairs Institute of Marine Affairs (IMA) was established,

More information

Statement. Mr. Gyan Chandra Acharya

Statement. Mr. Gyan Chandra Acharya As Delivered Statement by Mr. Gyan Chandra Acharya Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States

More information

The Governance of Land Use

The Governance of Land Use The planning system Levels of government and their responsibilities The Governance of Land Use COUNTRY FACT SHEET NORWAY Norway is a unitary state with three levels of government; the national level, 19

More information

What is Spatial Planning?

What is Spatial Planning? Spatial Planning in the context of the Responsible Governance of Tenure What is Spatial Planning? Text-only version This course is funded by the European Union through the EU-FAO Improved Global Governance

More information

PLANNING FOR SUSTAINABILITY IN SLOVENIAN TOWNS

PLANNING FOR SUSTAINABILITY IN SLOVENIAN TOWNS Int. Journal for Housing Science, Vol.31, No.3 pp 205-214, 2007 Published in the United States PLANNING FOR SUSTAINABILITY IN SLOVENIAN TOWNS Mojca Sasek Divjak Urban Planning Institute of the Republic

More information

Spatial Planning and Territorial Development at the Regional Level

Spatial Planning and Territorial Development at the Regional Level Spatial Planning and Territorial Development at the Regional Level Vincent Nadin University of the West of England, UK Spatial Planning and Territorial Development at the Regional Level Vincent Nadin University

More information

Rural Regional Innovation: A response to metropolitan-framed placed-based thinking in the United States Brian Dabson

Rural Regional Innovation: A response to metropolitan-framed placed-based thinking in the United States Brian Dabson Rural Regional Innovation: A response to metropolitan-framed placed-based thinking in the United States Brian Dabson Community & Regional Development Institute Cornell University Regional Research Roundtable

More information

Monitoring Sustainability: The World Tourism Organization and the Sustainable Development of Tourism

Monitoring Sustainability: The World Tourism Organization and the Sustainable Development of Tourism Monitoring Sustainability: The World Tourism Organization and the Sustainable Development of Tourism International Seminar on Environmental and Social Tourism Indicators for Measuring Tourism Development

More information

Maritime Spatial Planning in the Baltic Sea Region

Maritime Spatial Planning in the Baltic Sea Region Maritime Spatial Planning in the Baltic Sea Region Talis Linkaits Head of VASAB Secretariat 20 May 2015 Helsinki A cooperation of ministers of the 11 Baltic Sea Region countries responsible for spatial

More information

Linking Industry and Occupation Clusters in Regional Economic Development

Linking Industry and Occupation Clusters in Regional Economic Development Linking Industry and Occupation Clusters in Regional Economic Development Charting the Course for Regional Development: First Annual EDA Economic Development Research Symposium Clarion Hotel Morgan Morgantown,

More information