Capacity Building Programme for Basque Clusters on SDGs, Creating Shared Value and Addressing Societal Challenges

Over the last three months, SPRI has organized a pilot capacity building initiative for the Basque Clusters on “SDGs, Societal Challenges and Shared Value creation”. SPRI designed this training in the framework of the working group on Shared Value the agency launched in 2017 with 8 clusters. For...

Canadian government launches a 950 million CAD superclusters initiative

During the presentation of the 2017 budget on 22 March 2017, Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced the setup of an ambitious Innovation and Skills Plan “to make Canada a world-leading centre for innovation”.[1] Overall, the government intends to invest about $950 million CAD over five years (€655...