NIRSA (National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis, National University of Ireland Maynooth) is interested in becoming a Project Partner or potentially Lead Partner in the ESPON Scientific Platform/Tools Project: European Urban Benchmarking Webtool (2013/3/10)
NIRSA has developed extensive expertise and knowledge in the design and implementation of web-based data and mapping analysis toolkits for use by planners and policy makers . . . → Read More: ESPON Scientific Platform/Tools Project 2013/3/10 – Expression of Interest
22 February 2012- In the framework of the upcoming Calls for Proposals, ESPON invites for an Info Day in Brussels on 10 May 2012.
The purpose of the event is to inform and assist potential beneficiaries in preparing proposals for the upcoming Calls which will open on 18 April 2012. The event will focus on the content specifications . . . → Read More: Info Day on Calls for Proposals and Partner Café in Brussels, 10 May 2012
22 February 2012 – The ESPON 2013 Programme pre-announces the upcoming Calls for Proposals on Targeted Analysis, Scientific Platform/Tools projects and Transnational Networking Activities.The Calls will open on 18 April 2012. The deadline for submitting proposals is 13 June 2012.
The theme of the Call on Priority 2 - Targeted Analysis is “North Sea – Spreading Transnational Results”. The . . . → Read More: Pre-announcement ESPON Calls for Proposals (18/04/12 – 13/06/12)
24 February 2012 – This procurement aims at selection a tender able to carry out a service for “Updating maps and related data on Natural Hazards” under the ESPON 2013 Programme.
The service requested comprehends the following tasks: data collection of the most recent data available for the updating of the ESPON 2006 map “Aggregated Natural Hazards” including . . . → Read More: Call for Tenders “Update of Natural Hazards”
ESPON 2013 Update of the Data Navigator, including Iceland and Liechtenstein
This procurement aims at selection a tender able to carry out a service for “Updating of the Data Navigator, including Iceland and Liechtenstein” under the ESPON 2013 Programme.
The service requested comprehends the following deliveries: a questionnaire to be used for the national data inventories; an update . . . → Read More: Call for Tender “ESPON Data Navigator 2012
ESPON releases today the final report of EUROISLANDS – The Development of the Islands, European Islands and Cohesion Policy. This targeted analysis project has studied the islands’ situation and the level of their divergence from the European average. The final report raises awareness of the specificities and diversity of this specific type of territories and takes . . . → Read More: EUROISLANDS Final Report
The International Centre for Local and Regional Development (ICLRD) has relaunched its website with a new design Click here to access.
Much of the work of ICLRD is actively informed by ESPON research.
The ICLRD’s strategic goals are:
To promote research activities jointly with academic partners to document successful programmes and best practices that promote inter-regional co-operation, sustainable spatial . . . → Read More: New look ICLRD website
ESPON Calls for Tenders
Three Calls for Tenders are open:
Webservices and IT-Solutions (2012-2015)
ESPON Data Navigator 2012
Online Map Finder, Content Part
Deadline for downloading the documentation at the Portail des marchés publics du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (http://www.marches.public.lu/): 28/12/2011.
Read more about the tenders at the . . . → Read More: ESPON Calls for Tender: Technical Support
The latest edition of the ESPON Ireland Newsletter (Nov 2011) is now available to download here. It is compiled by the ESPON Contact Point at NIRSA, . . . → Read More: ESPON Ireland Newsletter