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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)

37th IQ-Net Conference (Cheshire) discusses new integrated territorial instruments

IQ-Net programme managers, together with Merja Haapakka from the European Commission, met at the 37th IQ-Net conference in Cheshire (England) on 17-19 Novem... (more)

36th IQ-Net Conference (East Jutland) discusses project selection and generation in the light of the new results-orientation requirements

IQ-Net programme managers, together with Alida Staicu from the European Commission, met at the 36th IQ-Net conference in Denmark on 2-4 June 2014. The confe... (more)

35th IQ-Net Conference (Stirlingshire) discusses the role of Cohesion policy in combating youth unemployment

The IQ-Net group of European managing authorities and implementing bodies from 13 countries met this week for the 35th IQ-Net conference in Stirlingshire, S... (more)

34th IQ-Net Conference (Laško) discusses the strategic directions of the 2014-20 Cohesion policy programmes

IQ-Net partners, together with Pascal Boijmans from the European Commission, met at the 34th IQ-Net conference in Laško, Slovenia, on 12-14 June 2013. The ... (more)

EPRC News (click here for more news items)

EPRC presents at Expert Group for Territorial Cohesion and Urban Matters

On 19 march Dr Arno van der Zwet presented at the 3rd meeting of the Expert Group for Territorial Cohesion and Urban Matters (EGTCUM) which consists of rep... (more)

EPRC Specialist advice to House of Lords Report on Regional Marine Cooperation

The House of Lords Select Committee on the European Union has published its Tenth Report, ‘The North Sea under pressure: is regional marine co-operation t... (more)

EPRC in Horizon 2020 Project on governance of the European Bioeconomy

EPRC is part of an international consortium which has been successful in winning European funding of Euro 1.76 million under the Horizon 2020 programme for ... (more)

New EPRC Background Briefing on Business Development Banks in selected EU countries

EPRC has prepared a background briefing for the Scottish Government which examines a range of experience in selected EU countries with business development ... (more)
IQ-Net Research Papers

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

IQ-Net Bulletin

The IQ-Net Bulletin provides topical information on international experiences of implementing EU structural policies.
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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