Latest News | January 13, 2020

2020 is a landmark year for Europe. Brexit apart, what are the challenges and EU is facing and how is ESPON supporting European stakeholders to address them?The New Multiannual Financial Framework:

Latest News | November 13, 2019

How is it possible to link a Benchspace to the regeneration of a Port? It is, according to Tony Farell, director of the Benchspace in Cork, a co-making space that was established to provide affordable

Latest News | November 11, 2019

An exciting event that gathered policy-makers from the European, national and regional level, together with ESPON researchers and international practitioners to examine the territorial dimension of

Latest News | October 15, 2019

The European Week of Regions and Cities is not just a unique networking opportunity for 6.000 participants coming from all over Europe. It is a strong reminder to the European Institutions that Regions

Latest News | September 24, 2019

What might urbanisation look like in 2050, and what impacts could this have on the environment? The ESPON SUPER project strives to provide evidence and recommendations on how sustainable land use can be

Latest News | July 09, 2019

The European Week of Regions and Cities is the most important event on EU Regional Policy. For four days cities, regions, programmes and European Institutions showcase, in more than 100

Latest News | May 29, 2019

What role does e-Health play in territorial development? How can digital transformation policies contribute to territorial cohesion across Europe, at city, regional and national level? These were some

Latest News | May 28, 2019

European Maritime Day is always a unique opportunity for the community of people related to Maritime and Blue Growth issues to gather, exchange innovative ideas and network. In Lisbon, one of

Latest News | May 10, 2019

On the occasion of the Europe Day 2019, ESPON director, Ilona Raugze, published an opinion article on EURACTIV, focusing on the benefits of cross-border cooperation, taking the Franco-German Treaty as

Latest News | April 17, 2019

The European population is ageing rapidly, and this is particularly evident in the cities. The eight stakeholders involved in the ESPON targeted analysis ACPA, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Gothenburg, Hengelo,