Reinstating 'local' in cohesion and territorial development policy
(09 March 2018) - Katalin Kolosy, AEIDL consultant, and a member of the scientific advisory board of the RELOCAL project, reports here on the project’s gathering in Barcelona (Spain) on the 14th and 15th February 2018.
Reinforcing the territorial approach
(26 January 2018) - What are the outcomes and what is the possible future for community-led local development (CLLD) within the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), which has significantly changed the situation of fisheries, aquaculture and coastal areas? What added value does it bring to Europe? Yves Champetier (AEIDL / FARNET Support Unit) advocates reinforcing the territorial approach.
Building movements for social impact and system innovation: lessons from Istanbul
(08 December 2017) - About 150 people from more than 50 countries gathered at the ‘Istanbul Innovation Days’ (31 October - 2 November), organised by UNDP and Nesta, to share, learn and discuss how building movements for government and cross-sector innovation might create social impact on a larger scale.
Social innovation for refugee inclusion
(05 December 2017) - Patricia Martinez Sáez reports on the Social Innovation for Refugee Inclusion event, organised by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) on 16 and 17 November 2017.