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Acuerdo de Hermanamiento entre la ciudad de San Francisco de Campeche y la Municipalidad de Quetzaltenango

Mecanismo que contribuye al desarrollo y fortalecimiento del marco de cooperación bilateral.
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EU-Chile cooperation on regional innovation systems in the framework of regional policy. Nº 2012CE160AT036 - Informe Final

El proyecto tuvo como objetivo principal el consolidar el aprendizaje generado en el proceso de definición de las estrategias regionales de innovación emprendido en 7 regiones chilenas que participaron en el proyecto RED "Conectando la Innovación en Regiones” (2010-2012), además de contribuir a que adquieran un mejor conocimiento de cómo se implementan estas estrategias y qué instrumentos de apoyo a la innovación son utilizados, y cómo, en las políticas regionales de innovación. Fue también…
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EULAC-REGIO (RIS) - EU-Latin America Cooperation on Regional Innovation Systems in the framework of Regional Policy (Chile and Peru). N° 2013.CE.16.0AT.077 - Informe final

El proyecto se ha fundamentado en transferir y difundir la experiencia europea en políticas de desarrollo regional e innovación en el marco de los diálogos de cooperación establecidos entre la Unión Europea y los gobiernos de Chile y Perú. A través de la organización de seminarios en regiones de Chile y Perú; una visita de estudio y estancia práctica; tutorías especializadas en las regiones latinoamericanas y el desarrollo de una conferencia final en cada región, se identificaron potenciales…
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INTERACT HANDBOOK: THE EUROPEAN GROUPING OF TERRITORIAL COOPERATION (EGTC) - WHAT USE FOR EUROPEAN TERRITORIAL COOPERATION PROGRAMMES AND PROJECTS?

INTERACT saw the need to provide an information and training tool on this new instrument that is directly, though not solely, targeted at European Territorial Cooperation programmes and projects. In this regard, the role of INTERACT is to be seen as complementary to those of the above-mentioned institutions and the works already available, which have been used for the development of this Handbook. The development of the EGTC Handbook was coordinated by INTERACT Point Vienna.
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OECD Reviews of Regional Innovation: Regions and Innovation. Collaborating across Borders

Economic and innovation ties often span regional administrative borders, including international borders. However, policy efforts often ignore this fact, thus limiting the economic and innovation potential of many border regions. Promoting cross-border regional innovation policy is difficult given a number of barriers, including those created by policies themselves. This report provides practical guidance on the following questions regarding international collaboration: When does it make sense…
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Smart Specialisation: Creating Growth through Trans-national cooperation and Value Chains

The paper refers to emerging research which indicates that some regions suffer from insufficient innovation eco-system complexity, followed by sub-optimal innovation performances and path lock-in. This indicates that regional innovation eco-systems could be further strengthened through transnational learning and collaboration. Several major forms of collaboration are identified. The paper suggests that macro-regional and trans-European smart specialisation strategies could be based on multi-…
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MANUAL ON REMOVING OBSTACLES TO CROSS-BORDER COOPERATION

This Manual provides with a compilation and an analysis of both difficulties recorded across the frontiers and solutions found to overcome them. It has been elaborated on the basis of a major survey launched in 2009 by the ministers responsible for local and regional government of the 47 member States. The data collected through a questionnaire have been systematised and organised in such a way as to enable all actors of crossborder cooperation to find examples and solutions that may meet…
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Dynamics of Smart Specialisation Agri-food Trans-regional Cooperation. S3 Policy Brief Series No. 21/2017

The objective of this paper is to inform the community of researchers, policymakers and practitioners about the dynamics of setting up the Thematic Smart Specialisation Platform on Agri-food, and to provide information about its functioning and governance. It discusses specific cases of such partnerships and describes the motivations and objectives of the regions that decided to embark on the journey towards establishment of specific thematic partnerships through this Platform
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EU-Latin American Cooperation on Cross-Border (Brazil and Peru) Regional Innovation Systems in the framework of Regional Policy

With the overall aim of disseminating the experience of the EU's regional policy and its best practices, both in terms of innovation and cross-border cooperation, the "EU-Latin America Cooperation on Cross-Border Regional Innovation Systems in the framework of Regional Policy" project has promoted cooperation between authorities in the border regions of Peru and Brazil, and has identified the innovative sectors key to cooperation between the regions participating in the project.   This is the…
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