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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 PhD opportunity: Governance in the 'purple zone' and policy performance

EPRC is offering a three-year full-time PhD studentship to investigate the effects of politicisation on EU Cohesion policy in Central and Eastern Europe. Th... (more)

New Publication: Special Issue of the Rivista Giuridica of the Mezzogiorno on Cohesion policy implementation and programming in Campania and Lazio

A new, double issue of SVIMEZ' Rivista Giuridica del Mezzogiorno (1-2/2015) has just been published. Co-edited by Agnese Claroni, Manin Carabba and Laura Po... (more)

EPRC Seminar: Evaluation through Observation: The Small Projects Fund in the Polish-German Border Region

On Wednesday 13 May, EPRC hosted a seminar by Dr Katja Sarmiento-Mirwaldt, Lecturer at Department of Politics, History and the Brunel Law School at Brunel U... (more)

EPRC Seminar: Emerging Challenges for Scotland's European Agenda

On Wednesday 29 April, EPRC hosted a seminar by Dr Brian McVey, Director of Strategy at Scottish Enterprise. The aim of the seminar was to highlight and exa... (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