Training workshops on sustainable urban mobility planning
Nine local training workshops on sustainable urban mobility planning (SUMPs) were organized by JASPERS between September 2016 and February 2017.
The target audiences for these training sessions were (i) national representatives with responsibilities in the area of urban transport planning and mobility, and (ii) representatives of city authorities directly responsible for undertaking SUMPs. The training sessions and related awareness raising workshops were attended by a total of almost 500 participants.
Implementing the urban agenda for the EU: a smart city approach
JASPERS and the Committee of the Regions have organised on December 1st in Brussels a seminar to inform about EU funding and available JASPERS assistance to support smart urban development around Europe. Concrete cases and experiences were presented.
The seminar will be followed by a series of local workshops organised during 2017 by JASPERS in some of its countries of operation.
For more information on this event and planned follow-up workshops please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seminar on blending ESIF grants and PPPs
The JASPERS Networking Platform has run a seminar on blending European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) grants and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) in May 2016, in cooperation with EPEC. Videos and presentations are available following the link below.
JASPERS will mobilize EPEC expertise, when needed, to support its capacity building and advisory support on projects that can be considered for a PPP solution. For more info on how JASPERS can support and on future JASPERS Platform dissemination and knowledge sharing activities on this specific topic please write us at email@example.com
JASPERS 10th Anniversary and 2015 Stakeholders' Meeting
JASPERS celebrated its 10th anniversary and held its Annual Stakeholders' Meeting in Brussels last November. Both meetings were attended by representatives of JASPERS stakeholders (EIB, European Commission, EBRD and beneficiary Member States) and JASPERS experts.
The role of the JASPERS Networking Platform and Competence Center in 2014-2020 and its capacity building support to interested beneficiaries was among the topics discussed.
Cost-Benefit Analysis Forum meeting on transport sectors
The first DG REGIO/JASPERS CBA forum meeting was held in Brussels on 30 September 2015 and focused on the transport sectors.
The meeting was attended by around 100 participants from Member States' authorities, representatives of the European Commission and JASPERS partners.
Climate change requirements for major projects in the 2014-2020 programming period
A Seminar on Climate Change requirements for Major Projects in the 2014-2020 period was held in Brussels on 29 September 2015.
Around 100 participants from Member States' authorities, representatives of the European Commission and JASPERS partners attended the meeting.
Launch event of the Guide to Cost-Benefit Analysis of Investment Projects
This conference is organised by the European Commission, Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy, together with the JASPERS initiative, and will be held on 2 July in Brussels.
The main goal of this Conference is to present to key stakeholders the updated “Guide to Cost-Benefit Analysis of Investment Projects”, for the preparation and appraisal of projects financed by the European Regional Development Fund and the Cohesion Fund in the 2014-2020 programming period.
Workshop on the implementation of the Water Framework Directive in projects
A workshop on the implementation of the Water Framework Directive when preparing new investment projects in the financial perspective 2014-2020 was held in Brussels on 9-10 June 2015.
The workshop was attended by over 110 participants from Member States' authorities, representatives of the European Commission and JASPERS partners.
Workshop on organisational and contractual structures for EU-funded public transport projects
The JASPERS Networking Platform held on 27-28 May 2015 a workshop on organization and contractual structures relevant to EU funded public transport projects.
The purpose of this workshop was to support competent authorities in preparing and monitoring service contracts with transport providers and to identify training and capacity building needs to efficiently procure and contract public transport services provided with EU funded assets.
Workshop on preparation of comprehensive transport plans and related action plans
A workshop on the preparation of comprehensive transport plans and related action plans in line with 2014-2020 requirements of was held in Brussels on 9 October 2014. Two JASPERS methodological working papers were presented in details during the workshop.
The meeting was attended by 60 participants from Member States' authorities, representatives of the European Commission and JASPERS partners.
Seminar on State Aid legal framework for the 2014-2020 programming period
A seminar on the newly enacted State Aid legal framework relevant for the 2014-2020 programming period was held in Brussels on July 8th 2014.
The meeting was attended by 85 participants from Member States' authorities, representatives of the European Commission and JASPERS partners.
Partners and Members
JASPERS (Joint Assistance to Support Projects in European Regions) provides technical expertise for any stage of the project cycle, covering technical, economic and financial questions. It is geared to providing advice, ensuring coordination, developing and reviewing project structures, removing [...]