INTERREG IVC project CHARTS on culture and heritage extends the deadline for application submissions for the CHARTS Award 2014. The contest for the award for cultural tourism development and promotion in Europe for tourism destinations across Europe is now open till 31 May 2014.
INTERREG IVC invites policymakers and thematic practitioners to a 'Policy Sharing, Policy Learning' event on 22 May 2014 in Brussels, Belgium. 12 teams of thematic capitalisation experts will provide a day of learning about the latest policy trends and best practices in Europe to all participants in a series of interactive workshops.
Commissioner Hahn announced the winners of the RegioStars 2014 Awards on 31 March 2014. Mini Europe, an INTERREG IVC project on innovation and entrepreneurship and a finalist in the 'Inclusive growth: Creating jobs for the young generation' category, was beaten by the Fifteen Cornwall Apprenticeship Programme, inspired by the UK celebrity TV chef Jamie Oliver and helping disadvantaged young people to turn their lives around by training as chefs.
Focus on Social Entrepreneurship
Inspiration for social entrepreneurs
“Europe is undergoing a deep unemployment and social crisis at present, but social economy and social enterprise represent an important source of inspiration and energy for a recovery.”*
INTERREG IVC projects contribute with their good practices, which may help policymakers assist their social economy to thrive.
Through this priority, regional and local authorities can improve their policies, methods and capacities in the field of Innovation and the Knowledge Economy.Read more
This priority helps regions across Europe develop environmental policies, and adjusting their regional policies in a more environmentally-friendly way.Read more