April 2018

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In 2017, the European Commission, together with the European Parliament, published a document called "EU Actions for Smart Villages" in order to make opportunities for villages and rural communities more visible. One of these actions is the Pilot Project on Smart Eco-Social Villages (“Smart...
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On 4th April 2018, Ecorys colleagues Jan Maarten de Vet and Andreas Pauer provided a guest lecture on EU Regulatory Impact Assessment at the College of Europe in Bruges. The lecture was part of a compact seminar, initiated by Prof. J. Pelkmans already 10 years ago and since several years taken...
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The cement and lime sectors in the EU are vital for a range of downstream industries, products and services. Over the past 10 years, both of these sectors have witnessed major downturns, therefore the future is less than certain. A key issue for both sectors is to better understand how resilient...