In late 2015 OIR supported the NALAS network by moderating thematic working groups and providing input on two different topics. The results have been recently published: ‘Land...
Professional dialogue | 25.04.2016
University of Belgrade at OIR
In April 2016, OIR had the pleasure to welcome a group of professors and students from the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Geography, in order to exchange experiences on “...
ÖIR has contributed to a study on “The impact of demographic change on European regions” for the Committee of the Regions. The study addressed changing internal and external...
Transport planning | 01.04.2016
Potential Analysis Neue Ostbahn
Beyond the adoption of the Austrian target network for 2025+, the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) now also investigates the expansion of the east bound line to Budapest for long-...
In November 2015 the Committee of the Regions launched a test phase on applications of the TIA quick scan – developed by OIR within the ESPON programme. Two events have been...
Europe | 24.02.2016
EGTC study finished
European grouping of territorial cooperation (EGTC) are legal entities set up to facilitate cross-border, transnational or interregional cooperation in the European Union....
On January 14th, 2016 Bernd Schuh from OIR and the partner organisation ADE presented the results of the “Evaluation of the Environment Policy of the Austrian Development Co-...
Redaktion | 21.12.2015
Season's Greetings 2015
The staff of the Austrian Institute for Regional Studies and Spatial Planning wish you a happy and peaceful festive season and a successful new year!
A large number of researchers, representatives of cities, funding agencies and provinces attended the final conference of the research project SPRINKLE, which took place on 15...
Spatial planning | 16.12.2015
Workshop on land management and taxation in Belgrad
Municipal Urban Planners and Finance Managers of South East Europe jointly discussed about options to use taxation to deal with urban development challenges in a workshop in...