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Priority Areas of EUSDR

  • Posted on: 04.05.2015
  • Abbreviation: PAs

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There are 11 Priority Areas in the EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR) (see http://www.danube-region.eu/about/priorities). Danube-INCO.NET analysed the focus on "research and innovation" in each of the priority areas (March 2015) - see the links below.


PA 1A | Mobility | Waterways
Priority Area 1A "To improve mobility and intermodality of inland waterways" is coordinated by Austria and Romania.

PA 1B | Mobility | Rail-Road-Air
Priority Area 1B "To improve mobility and intermodality - rail, road and air" is coordinated by Slovenia and Serbia.

PA 02 | Energy
Priority Area 2 "To encourage more sustainable energy" is coordinated by Hungary and the Czech Republic.

PA 03 | Culture & Tourism
Priority Area 03 "To promote culture and tourism, people to people contacts" is coordinated by Bulgaria and Romania.

PA 04 | Water Quality
Priority Area 4 of the EUSDR "To restore and maintain the quality of waters" is coordinated by Hungary and Slovakia.

PA 05 | Environmental Risks
Priority Area 05 of the EUSDR "To manage environmental risks" is coordinated by Hungary and Romania.

PA 06 | Biodiversity, landscapes, quality of air and soils
Priority Area 06 "To preserve biodiversity, landscapes and the quality of air and soils" is coordinated by the Land Bavaria (Germany) and Croatia.

PA 07 | Knowledge Society
Priority Area 07 "To develop the Knowledge Society (research, education and ICT)" is coordinated by Slovakia and Serbia.

PA 08 | Competitiveness
Priority Area 08 "To support the competitiveness of enterprises" is coordinated by the Land Baden-Württemberg (Germany) and Croatia.

PA 09 | People & Skills
Priority Area 09 of the EUSDR "To invest in people and skills" is coordinated by Austria and Moldova.

PA 10 | Institutional capacity and cooperation
Priority Area 10 "To step up institutional capacity and cooperation" is coordinated by the City of Vienna (Austria) and Slovenia.

PA 11 | Security
Priority Area 11 of the EUSDR "To work together to tackle security and organised crime" is coordinated by Germany and Bulgaria.


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