Policy Learning Platform
The Policy Learning Platform is the second action of the Interreg Europe programme. It aims to boost EU-wide policy learning and builds on good practices related to regional development policies.
About the Platform
The Platform is a space where the European policy-making community can tap into the know-how of regional policy experts and peers. It offers information on a variety of topics via thematic publications, online and onsite events, and direct communication with a team of experts.
Our community members can use for free the services we propose to policymakers looking for tailored advice on their policy challenges.
What's in it for you
As a community member, you can access all the knowledge and expertise available through the Platform. You can:
- Meet policymakers sharing similar challenges
- Learn from the experiences of your peers
- Get useful advice for your daily policy-making work and build your professional capacity
You can also actively contribute to our activities:
- Share your own policy-making experience
- Choose the topics you would like the Platform experts to cover in their publications and events
Explore the services that the Policy Learning Platform offers in this brochure.
Upcoming Platform events
Discover upcoming events held by the Platform and register today.
Peer review: renewable energy communitiesOn 28 and 29 March 2023, the Policy Learning Platform is organising a peer review for the benefit of the municipality of Ascó, Spain. It will focus on renewable energy communities.
Silver Economy: Opportunities for SMEsOn 30 March from 15:00 to 16:30 CET, the Policy Learning Platform is organising a webinar on the Silver Economy: Opportunities for SMEs.
E-Mobility IV: Electric fleetsOn 18 April, the Policy Learning Platform is hosting the fourth webinar of its e-mobility series, from 14:00 to 15:30. This episode will focus on greening governments' fleets.
Multi-Level Governance II: Synergies between Cohesion Policy and Horizon EuropeOn 21 April 2023 from 10:30 to 12:00 CEST, the Policy Learning Platform is hosting an online discussion on the topic of Multi-Level Governance: Synergies between Cohesion Policy and Horizon Europe. The event has been designed after the initial online discussion on Multi-level governance for
E-Mobility V: Electric car sharing systemsOn 25 April, the Policy Learning Platform is hosting the fifth webinar of its e-mobility series, from 14:00 to 15:30. This episode will focus on fostering e-vehicle sharing.
Rethinking local policiesOn 31 May and 1 June, the Policy Learning Platform is excited to invite you to 'Rethinking local policies' event in Ghent, Belgium!
Latest Platform news
Take a look at the latest news and publications from the Platform.
Ireland – seizing the potential of remote working for rural developmentExplore in this article the potential benefits and opportunities of teleworking for regional development.
Sustainable Blue Economy PartnershipLearn about the Sustainable Blue Economy Partnership and start your application for the first call!
The e-mobility series is back!We're excited to invite you to two more episodes of our e-mobility webinar series. Join us to learn how public authorities can support the uptake of sustainable transport.
Behaviour change to drive reuse and repairExplore in this article the role of behavioural science in driving reuse and repair.
Interregional Innovation Investments: the Work Programme is outRead about the Interregional Innovation Investment Instrument and how it can boost interregional investments in companies that are bringing innovative products to market at high levels of technological readiness.
European Research Area: setting up thematic partnershipsLearn about the establishment and funding of European partnerships and their benefits for regional innovation stakeholders.
Industrial technology roadmap for circular technologies and business modelsExplore the new ERA roadmap and its recommendations on how to use circular technologies in the textile, construction and energy-intensive industries.
The commercialisation of research results: key insights from the online discussionSee insights from this Policy Learning Platform facilitated online discussion.
Commission publishes its Green Deal Industrial PlanThe European Commission published the Green Deal Industrial Plan for the Net-Zero Age. Discover the actions that support European manufacturers with technologies and products.
Multi-level governance for innovation: key insights from online discussionSee insights from this Policy Learning Platform facilitated online discussion.
EU joins Global Biodiversity FrameworkIn this article learn about the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework and how it will help accelerate ambitious policies around the world and mobilise financing for biodiversity.
Zero pollution for air, water and soilExplore the insights and takeaways of the online discussion that took place in January 2023 on zero pollution for air, water and soil.
Policy Learning Platform and you in 2023Start 2023 with a boost and get inspiration for policy solutions. See upcoming events and what other resources and services the Platform has in store for you.
Cultural and Creative Industries webinar seriesThe Policy Learning Platform is organising a new webinar series on cultural and creative industries! Register today to learn about supporting their transformation for a green, digital and social Europe.
A new pan-European partnership for cultural and creative industriesIn this article, learn about a new pan-European partnership on Culture & Creativity created by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology.
What our community says
Europe is facing big transitions because of climate change. Transitions are limited in time and therefore depending on fast learning and connecting with society. The Policy learning platform gives policy advisors the necessary diving board to learn even faster, stay up to speed and connect with society.
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