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Weltwirtschaft, Regionen, Branchen und Wirtschaftszweige

Smart Specialisation strategies in North Africa: a catching-up strategy for less-developed countries – the case of Tunisia

27.07.2021 | Beiträge in referierten Zeitschriften | von Mirko Kruse, Jan Wedemeier

The European Union Cohesion Policy lies on a variety of policy instruments including Research and Innovation Strategies for Smart Specialisation (RIS3) on a regional level. Despite its proximity to Europe, there is currently no strategy of its own for North Africa, only a strategy-building process. Since Smart Specialisation claims to address regional disparities by...


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Branchen und Wirtschaftszweige, Klima und Umwelt, Regionen, Städtische Räume

Local Analysis of the Circular Economy in the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

09.07.2021 | Gutachten und Studien | von Mirko Kruse, Isabel Sünner

The circular economy concept has become an influential model in line with universal goals such as the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Since the availability of resources is limited and it requires a serious amount of energy to extract raw material, it becomes more and more urgent to establish waste-free production loops. One of the EU-funded projects focusing...


Europa, Regionen, Branchen und Wirtschaftszweige

Sea port terminals in the BSR

07.07.2021 | Beiträge in Sammelwerken | von Jan-Niklas Müller, Jan Wedemeier


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Europa, Branchen und Wirtschaftszweige, Mobilität, Regionen

Baltic Sea Region Combined Transport Development Strategy

07.07.2021 | Beiträge in Sammelwerken | von Jan-Niklas Müller, Jan Wedemeier

The EU transport policy sees CT as a major player in the transitioning of the freight transport sector. The most relevant framework conditions for road-rail CT in Europe, but also in the narrower sense of the BSR are defined by UIRR (2021).


Europa, Regionen

EU-INTERREG project "GoSmart & Excel BSR" successfully started

23.06.2021 | HWWI Update Special edition summer 2021 | von Melanie Mesloh, Jan Wedemeier

The HWWI is proud to be project partner in the INTERREG Baltic Sea Region project "GoSmart & Excel BSR", which was officially launched in April 2021.


Branchen und Wirtschaftszweige, Europa, Regionen, Weitere Themen

COMBINE – Strengthening combined transport in the Baltic Sea Region

23.06.2021 | HWWI Update Special edition summer 2021 | von Melanie Mesloh, Jan-Niklas Müller, Jan Wedemeier, André Wolf

COMBINE project, funded by the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme, aims at enhancing the share of Combined Transport (CT) in the Baltic Sea Region to make transport more efficient and environmentally friendly since the share of this freight transport concept remains low in the Baltic Sea region due to spatial scattered transport and tradition of road transport. ...



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