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Welcome to the IQ-Net Website. IQ-Net is a network of regional and national partners across the EU whose aim is to improve the quality of Structural Funds programme management through exchange of experience. IQ-Net is managed by the European Policies Research Centre (EPRC) at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

To find out more about the development and activities of the network please visit the What is IQ-Net? page.

IQ-Net News (click here for more news items)

Briefing Paper on Simplification of Cohesion policy

Following the recent IQ-Net conference on simplification of Cohesion policy in November 2015 in Cardiff, the network prepared a (more)

39th IQ-Net Conference (Cardiff) discusses ways to simplify Cohesion policy implementation in 2014-20

IQ-Net programme managers from 14 EU Member States met at the 39th IQ-Net conference in Cardiff, Wales, on 23-25 November 2015 to discuss the issue of simpl... (more)

IQ-Net welcomes Polish region of Pomorskie to the network

IQ-Net is very pleased to welcome its 17th partner organisation. The Marshal Office of the Pomorskie Region manages a ERDF-ESF multi-Fund Operational Progra... (more)

Warm welcome to Croatia and Slovakia

The IQ-Net consortium is delighted to welcome two new members. Both the Croatian Ministry of Regional Dev... (more)

EPRC News (click here for more news items)

EPRC Seminar: Looking back and forward, interdisciplinary connections between regional and historical studies (27 January 2016, 11:00-12:00)

When searching for answers to regional economic challenges, most politicians, as well as entrepreneurs and experts look forward. However, the past can also ... (more)

New EPRC research on improving the take up and effectiveness of financial instruments

EPRC has been awarded a contract by DG Regio of the European Commission for a study on improving the take up and effectiveness of financial instruments (FIs... (more)

IQ-Net Briefing Paper on Simplification of Cohesion Policy

Following the recent IQ-Net conference on simplification of Cohesion policy in November 2015 in Cardiff, the network prepared a (more)

New PhD at EPRC.

Sylwia Borkowska has joined EPRC for a PhD studentship that will assess the relationship between administrators and politicians in the implementation of EU ... (more)
IQ-Net Research Papers

Download/search from an extensive list of IQ-Net reports comparing the design, delivery and evaluation of Structural Funds
programmes
across the EU
here.

IQ-Net Bulletin

The IQ-Net Bulletin provides topical information on international experiences of implementing EU structural policies.
Click here for
current and
previous issues.

IQ-Net Research Posters

To illustrate interesting partner approaches, IQ-Net prepares research posters in line with the conference theme
A selection of
posters can be
viewed here.

IQ-Net gratefully acknowledges the support of the European Regional Development Fund