Links

Below we are collecting external resources that link to our project approach, to be used as an inspiration! If you have any link you wish to be added here, please contact us

Partners

NEW BRIDGES -project has 11 partners from 7 BSR countries. For further information and contact details, please see Partners section.

Projects

Several projects during the Interreg IIIB-period, for example, have been addressing the urban-rural issues and regional development. Here are some examples:

The MECIBS project
www.mecibs.dk/

The Hinterland project
www.hinterland-info.net/

The BaltMet Invest project
www.investinbaltics.net/pub/index.php?lang=eng

The BaltMet Inno project
www.inno.baltmet.org/pub/?id=338

The East West Window project
www.vasab.org/east-west-window/

"A.S.A.P. - Efficient administrative structures as a prerequisite for successful social and economic development of rural areas in demographic transition”
www.asap-bsr.eu

The Baltic Balance project
www.balticbalance.se

Tools

developed in the Integrated Management System for Russian cities MATRUSCHKA – project during 2007-2009 www.matruschka-project.net/

developed in Integrated Solutions for Sustainability Management in Baltic Cities, SUSTAINMENT, during 2006-2007 www.sustainment-project.net/

developed during the Managing Urban Europe-25 project, MUE-25, during 2005-2008 www.mue25.net/ListFullArtGrp.aspx?m=2

developed in the Baltic Urban Sustainable Transport Implementation and Planning project, BUSTRIP, during 2005-2007 www.bustrip-project.net/

Quality of life

Below you can upload studies and documents addressing the challenging concept of quality of life in urban-rural context:

European Environmental Agency (EEA) report on Quality of life in cities: Ensuring quality of life in Europe's cities and towns

European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions report:
First European Quality of Life Survey: Urban–rural differences

OECD report: Investment priorities for rural development

Institut Veolia Environnement Robert Constanza An integrative approach to quality of life measurement, reseach, and policy

Eurostat 82/2008 The Urban Audit - measuring the quality of life in European cities

Report of the Finnish Working group on urban-rural interaction: Urban-rural interaction