Presentation on theme: "Integrated Territorial Investments"— Presentation transcript:
1 Integrated Territorial Investments Rudolf NiesslerDirector, European CommissionDG for Regional Policy
2 Integrated Territorial Investments (ITI) What is the idea?Sustainable urban development requires actions where financial contributions come from different thematic objectives and prioritiesTo make this happen, funding programmes need to dedicate specific contributions to such integrated urban actionsEvery Member State should dedicate at least 5% of the ERDF resources to such integrated urban actions and delegate the management and implementation to the cities How does it work?
3 I T Entry point for the programming of funds: Thematicdimension:Concentration on priorities of Europe 2020Smart growthResearch &InnovationITSMESustainable growthLow-carbonResource-efficientRisk-preventionTransportInclusive growthEmploymentSocial inclusionEducationGovernance mechanismTerritorialdimension:Integrated strategies and actionsCities and townsITDeprived urban neighbourhoodsFunctional urban areas, metropolitan regionsRural areas…
4 Integrated sustainable urban development Example: Member State A Total allocationfor ITI at least 5% of Member State’s ERDF, delegated to citiesRegionalERDF OPNational/sectoralERDF OPITESF OP+ additional ESF and CF,if appropriateCity 3CF OPCity 1City 2City 3City 25City …
5 Cities and urban areas benefiting from cohesion policy investments and instruments Integrated and sectoral investments in urban areasITIs delegated to cities (min. 5% of ERDF of Member States)Innovative urban actions(0.2% of ERDF at EU level)Cities selected for platformUrban developmentplatform
6 Urban Development Platform ProposalMember State AProposalMember State B...Member State AITCity 3City 4City 5City 7City 10City 11City 15City 20City 219 cities (max. 20)City 1City 2City 8City 12City 155 cities (max. 20)City 3Total allocation at least 5% of ERDF, delegated to citiesCity 1City 2City 3City 21Max. 300 cities selected by Commission+ all cities implementing innovative actions