Inspire policy making by territorial evidence
  • ESPON Seminar

    Rome, 4 and 5 December 2014 - ESPON invites to the Seminar “Territories Acting for Economic Growth - Using territorial evidence to meet challenges towards 2020". This seminar will focus on ESPON’s results in relation to thematic priorities of the current Trio of EU Presidency countries, Italy, Latvia and Luxembourg. More 

    Third ESPON 2013 Synthesis Report

    Territories finding a New Momentum: Evidence for Policy Development, Growth and Investment - ESPON presents a third synthesis of findings building on applied research by transnational research teams from all over Europe. 

    Economic Crisis and the Resilience of Regions

    The ESPON Territorial Observation 12 gives a snapshot of the unfolding territorial impact of the economic crisis and, using selected case studies, the observed findings of the economic resilience of Europe’s regions. 

    Making Europe Open and Polycentric

    Vision and Scenarios for the European Territory towards 2050 - This new ESPON publication serves as an appetizer on the results of an ESPON applied research project, ET2050. 

    Evidence Brief "Understanding Green Economy"

    Green economy is about enhancing regional competitiveness and territorial cohesion in the long term, through more sustainable use of natural resources, preservation of environmental capital and fewer environmental risks. This Evidence Brief sheds some light on the territorial dimension of the green economy

  • Map of the Month

    Regional Green Economic Performance, 2010

    “How far have different parts of Europe already progressed towards a green economy?”

    This is the question that this Map of the Month on the regional green economic performance, showing aggregated performance in different spheres, attempts to answer. 

  • ESPON 2020 Public Consultation

    The consultation closed on 2 April 2014. A consultation report is now available. 

  • Videos ESPON Tools

    To address today’s policy development, territorial diversity and cohesion challenges, ESPON provides a number of tools with valuable information and data for countries, regions, cities, and citizens. 

  • Evidence for Structural Funds Programmes

    The ESPON TerrEvi project produced factsheets presenting selected ESPON evidence in easy-to-understand way for all territorial cooperation programme areas. More


  • Calendar

    25 Nov 14 ESPON Workshop "Territorial Evidence for an Urban Agenda"
    02-03 Dec 14 ESPON Joint Working Group Meeting in Rome
    03 Dec 14 ESPON Monitoring Committee Meeting in Rome
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