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09/10/2019

The overall aim of the workshop is to generate new knowledge through the application of indicator frameworks, which are measuring human well-being and social progress at the international, European and regional level. Different stakeholders (policy makers, researchers, etc.) of and beyond the “EU-SPI Project – Pilot Project on the Social Progress Index” will share the experiences they have made during the testing of the "EU Social Progress Indicator" and other indicators (e.g. the Regional Well Being Index of the OECD) in different European cities and regions.

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04/06/2019
The first Virtual Peer Learning Event focusing on "How is the EU-SPI constructed? What is the methodology behind it?" took place on the 4th of June 2019. In the frame of the EU SPI Pilot project, the team aims to organise a series of Peer Learning Events, some of which will be virtual to allow remote participation for as many of the core members and associated regions of the project. The objective of the of the first virtual peer learning event was to provide the participant stakeholders with

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25/04/2019
The first two Virtual Peer Learning Events took place in June 2019 addressing topics of interest for the regions selected to participate in the pilot project as well as for those regions that have become requested to become associated.

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25/04/2019
The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.

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08/02/2019
The Launch Event was organized in collaboration with DG REGIO and the Committee of the Regions with the aim to bring all members of the Consortium of Regions together and launch the pilot exercise. The EU SPI project team presented the project and its objectives and provided information to the regional representatives about the project methodology and tools as well as the roadmap of upcoming activities.

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