Territorial Governance and Cohesion Policy

06-07-2015

Territorial governance is a relatively new and complex concept. It brings together the place-based approach and multi-level governance. This analysis supports the understanding of territorial governance, mainly with regard to EU Cohesion Policy. Depending on the institutional and political context, as well as past experience, territorial governance in Cohesion Policy can have different forms. In all cases, stakeholders must have institutional capacity.

Territorial governance is a relatively new and complex concept. It brings together the place-based approach and multi-level governance. This analysis supports the understanding of territorial governance, mainly with regard to EU Cohesion Policy. Depending on the institutional and political context, as well as past experience, territorial governance in Cohesion Policy can have different forms. In all cases, stakeholders must have institutional capacity.

Išorės autorius

Kai Böhme, Sabine Zillmer, Maria Toptsidou and Frank Holstein (Spatial Foresight, Luxembourg)