Dialogue with EU Businesses on Economic Partnership Agreements

On behalf of DG TRADE, we are pleased to invite you to the first DG TRADE’s Dialogue with the European Private Sector on Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs). Why should you attend? This will be a perfect occasion to discuss opportunities, constraints and needs that European Businesses face when...

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...