Territorial governance of non-standard geographies [No-Stageo]

The objective of this European research project is to deliver high quality research on emerging non-standard functional territories in terms of their definitions, delimitations, development trends and ongoing hard and soft cooperation arrangements. Through observations for the entire ESPON Programme area, with the support of territorially confined cases, this project shall provide policy advice on how to arrange optimal territorial governance mechanisms that would combine formal frameworks with soft arrangements of governance, adequately addressing functionalities in such emerging geographical areas.


The maximum available budget is EUR 900,000.00 (nine hundred thousand Euros), exclusive of VAT but inclusive of all other taxes, disbursements, travel, accommodation and delivery costs.


Deadline to submit the tender is 17 April 2023 at 11h59 (CET)Extended deadline 24 April 2023 at 11h59 (CET).

Tendering documents

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

Further information

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