EU initiatives

Health Equity 2020

The general objective of Health Equity 2020 (2013-2015) is to assist Member States/regions to develop evidence-based action plans on reducing health inequalities, which also informs the use of European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) in the next programming period.

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Espon KIT

The project targets the territorial dimension of the EU innovation and knowledge economy. Espon Innovation takes into account the current state, patterns and potentials of regions with respect to the knowledge and innovation economy and identify new development opportunities through innovation for Europe and its territories.

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EU Baltic Sea Region Strategy Flagship ScanBalt Health Region

ScanBalt Health Region focus on initiating and promoting cross-sectoral and transnational projects for Innovation in Health and in Life Sciences.

ScanBalt Health Region is to be regarded as a model for a knowledge-based health and bio economy leading to high added value jobs based on a shared and bottom up developed strategy.

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Danube Inco

Danube-INCO.NET is an FP7 funded coordination and support action for the official EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR) in the field of research and innovation (R&I).

Danube-INCO.NET supports the policy dialogue, creates networks, and analyses and supports R&I activities.

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Bridge-BSR

The project Bridge-BSR focussed on removing gaps in transnational cooperation and cross-border efforts to support SME based entrepreneurship and innovation beyond the interests from the single regions.

The project proposed basic models for shared tools and services between clusters.

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BSHR HealthPort

BSHR HealthPort focussed on the interactions between Health Service providers and SMEs with the aim of enhancing innovation, reduce health care costs and promote SME access to the Baltic Sea Region health care market.

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