Projects 2000-2006

  • Project title: Settlement patterns and environmental sustainability in the Italian-Slovenian cross-border areas

  • Priority task: Sustainable development of the cross-border area
  • Project measure: Measure 1.1 - Protection, preservation and development of the environment and the territory

  • Project code: AAFVG111031
  • Users: Directorate of Environment and Public Works of the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia (Trieste)
  • Partner:
    ZRS - Science and Research Centre - University of Primorska

  • Description: The project aims at defining joint operational strategies and methods to be adopted in the planning of settlement interventions in cross-border areas, focussing on the management and the optimization of available local resources (in terms of territory, materials, renewable and non-renewable energy) for the construction and management of local buildings. The research considers sustainability a fundamental starting point for the territory, with the aim of identifying guidelines, principles and regulations for the safeguard and the enhancement of the landscape, as well as to promote a culture of sustainable living among communities and local institutions. The projects intends to outline innovative approaches to define policies, plans and projects, which can be shared by local actors and aim at development routes based on the safeguard of settlement patterns in a landscape characterized by a high environmental quality, as can be observed in the Provinces of Trieste, Gorizia and the Slovenian region of Primorska. The project also envisages a training plan, that is especially addressed to people working in the planning and management of resources and territory and aimed at the learning data-gathering, processing and management techniques as well as the use of dedicated software; it further aims at providing the necessary instruments to monitor the project results. Also envisaged is a plan to disseminate the results of this research.

  • Project data begin: November 2003
  • Project data end: November 2005
  • Approved costs: 198.000 €

List of beneficiaries

The list of beneficiaries, the names of providers and their projects, and the amount of public funding for projects is being made publicly available, each year in February, in line with Article 7 of Commission Regulation (EC) No 1828/2006 and the European Transparency Initiative (COCOF April 23, 2008).

List of beneficiaries of the CBC Programme Italy-Slovenia 2007-2013 (last update: February 2017