Following the decision of the Interreg Europe Monitoring committee, 66 Projects were approved under 2nd Call of Interreg Europe.
The Eurotowns community has been very successful and four cities of the Network – Sabadell, Girona, Reggio Emilia and Gävle – will participate in two approved projects.
RELOS3 – REgional to LOcal: Successful deployment of Smart Specialization Strategies
Specific objective: Improving Innovation Delivery Policies.
Lead partner: Economic Development Agency of Sabadell.
Partners: Metropolitan area of Bologna (Italy), Wielkopolska Region (Poland), Emmen municipality (Netherlands), Tartu municipality (Estonia), West Macedonia Region (Greece), Malta development agency (Malta).
Brief description: The issue addressed by the project is to secure the success of RIS3 strategies implementation in the partner regions by introducing or reinforcing the involvement of local authorities and sub regional actors.
SCHOOL CHANCE – SCHOOL mobility CHAllenge in regioNal poliCies
Specific objective: Improving low carbon economy policies.
Lead partner: Girona municipality.
Partners: Reggio Emilia municipality, Austrian Mobility Research FGM-AMOR, Regional Government of Catalonia, Utrecht municipality, Gävle municipality, Gdansk municipality, Brasov Metropolitan Agency for Sustainable Development.
Brief description: The issue addressed by the project is to incorporate childrens’ independent mobility in Regional Policies by developing four policy themes: Infrastructures (how surroundings of Schools must be like); Education (which activities are most suitable according to school grade); Communication; Promotion (how new technologies can help to involve school communities).