Presentation on theme: "Cross-border cooperation and regional development"— Presentation transcript:
1Cross-border cooperation and regional development Porto, 19 April 2013Jean PEYRONYDirector-General of MOT,Executive Director of CECICN
2CECICN = city networks involved in cooperation (cross-border and macro regions) Les activités en cours:Réalisation d’un livre blanc sur la coopération territoriale en co-production avec l’ARFEPréparation d’une conférence sur la coopération territoriale avec le Comité des Régions (2012)
3matrix CECICN and AEBR document Cooperation contributing on Smart CooperationCooperation contributingto the Single Market and EU 2020Free movement of peopleFree movement of goods/capitalFree movement of servicesSmart Growth-student mobilitycooperation between universitiesjoint smart specialization…-CB and transnational clusters-development of CB/ transnational trading links-…development of services within CB metropolitan regionsShared use of ICTSustainable Growth-CB public transport-coherent planning and management of infrastructureInter-operable sustainable transport modesCB wastewater treatment, energy networksJoint management of natural resourcesInclusive GrowthCB EURESMutual recognition of diplomasCB hospitals-CB venture capital funds-CB health and social services-joint education and trainingmatrix
5Free movement of people Free movement of goods/capital CECICN and AEBR documenton Smart CooperationCooperation contributingto the Single Market and EU 2020Projects in the Upper Rhine regionFree movement of peopleFree movement of goods/capitalFreedom of servicesSmart Growth-student mobilitycooperation between universitiesjoint smart specializationEx: « EUCOR » Project-CB and transnational clusters-development of CB/ transnational trading linksEx: « Science Offensive »development of services within CB metropolitan regionsShared use of ICTEx: The INFOBEST - NetworkSustainable Growth-CB public transport-coherent planning and management of infrastructureEx: CB Tram line, Ecocity project:« Strasbourg-Kehl,Inter-operable sustainable transport modesCB wastewater treatment, energy networksJoint management of natural resourcesInclusive GrowthCB EURESMutual recognition of diplomasCB EmploymentEx: the CB Job Center in Kehl-CB venture capital funds-…-CB health and social servicesEx: the CB Childcare centre-joint education and training
6Key idea: Improving the strategic dimension of cooperation CECICN and AEBR documenton Smart CooperationKey ideas for Smart CooperationKey idea: Improving the strategic dimension of cooperationWhat is true for macro-regions also applies to CB cooperationNeed for strategies for “cross-border regions”Member States coordinating strategies, legislation, financing and institutions, across borders; with the support of the EUAll OPs, and national/regional programs, can contribute to ETC; ETC OPs=catalystETC: flagship instrument of territorial cohesion: should be included in all strategic documents (CSF; national PAs, coordinated across borders).
8Entry point for programming: Integrated territorial developmentEntry point for programming:Concentration on Europe 2020 objectivesThematicdimension:Smart growthResearch & InnovationICTSMESustainable growthLow-carbon economyResource efficiencyRisk preventionSustainable transportInclusive growthEmploymentSocial inclusionCombating povertyEducationTerritorialdimension:Cities and urban areasGovernancemechanism:Deprived urban areas and neighbourhoodsCity-regions, metropolitan areasITI, CLLD, territorial axis,…Rural areas, etc.Functional areas, cross-border regions