Determinants and opportunities for the socio-economic and spatial development of the Carpathian region (KARPAT)

The ESPON EGTC is launching an open call for tenders to further build up ESPON’s stock of research and enhance the European territorial evidence production in the framework of the ESPON 2030 Cooperation Programme. This call for tenders shall result in a targeted analysis project being implemented within the framework of the Thematic Action Plan (TAP) ”Governance of new geographies”.

The geographical focus of this targeted analysis is on the Carpathian area, which is a geopolitical area where Europe’s strategic political and economic interests intersect. The project will collect data and create territorial analysis to support policy responses to the challenges of the Carpathian area as described below which will contribute to support the activities of the Carpathian Convention


The maximum estimated budget for this contract is EUR 250,000 (two hundred fifty thousand euros), exclusive of VAT but inclusive of all other taxes, disbursements, travel, accommodation and delivery costs.

Deadline for submitting tenders

13 November 2023 at 11h00 CET

Tender documentation

The documentation related to the Call, such as technical specifications, annexes, questions and answers, are available here:

Further information

By email at [email protected] or via the Luxembourg Public Procurement Portal