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  • Videos | 26 July 2013

    Reliable data is needed to make informed decisions on the development of Europe, its regions and cities.

  • Videos | 27 June 2013

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

  • Videos | 27 June 2013

    Scientists depend on reliable data for successful research.The ESPON Database supports scientists with systematic, comparable and reliable data on regions and cities.

  • Videos | 27 June 2013

    Maps are a useful and easy way to make complex information accessible to a wide audience.

  • Videos | 26 June 2013

    Rural, mountainous, sparsely or highly populated – regions have different opportunities and challenges. Decision-makers need reliable data to plan successful development.

  • Videos | 26 June 2013

    For an effective policy development, policy makers take into account the specific characteristics of the different regions.

  • Videos | 26 June 2013

    Maps are an important tool for policy makers, who need reliable data and an easy way to visualize information.

  • Videos | 26 June 2013

    When new policies are implemented, some regions are more affected than others. To enable a better understanding of future impact of policies before decisions are made, ESPON has developed territorial impact assessment tools.

  • Videos | 15 February 2012

    ESPON offers comparable information and evidence based on Applied Research on a wide range of themes relevant for the development of regions and cities. ESPON also offer Targeted Analyses to regions and cities.

  • Videos | 15 February 2012

    Intelligent, sustainable and inclusive growth – this is the strategy for Europe 2020. Better European competitiveness, targeted investment and the use of development opportunities related to diversity are the keys to success.