Tony harvey future funding opportunities

  • 81 views
Uploaded on

 

More in: Business
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
81
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Green & Blue Futures Developing the Socio Economic Potential of Waterway Corridors 9th & 10th October 2013, Clonmel, Co Tipperary, Ireland How can organisations access future European funding – what are the opportunities? Tony Harvey – Head of National Programmes tony.harvey@canalrivertrust.org.uk
  • 2. Topics to be explored 1. Local Enterprise Partnerships 2. Partnership working 3. Towards a European Network of navigation authorities
  • 3. Local Enterprise Partnerships • March 2013: response to report by Lord Heseltine with recommendations on how to increase UK economic growth: • No stone unturned: in pursuit of growth
  • 4. Local Enterprise Partnerships • Confirmation of commitment to negotiating a Growth Deal with every LEP • building on the success of City Deals • Through Growth Deals, LEPs can seek freedom, flexibility and influence over resources from Government and a share of the new Local Growth Fund to target growth priorities and -
  • 5. Local Enterprise Partnerships In return: the Government will expect evidence from LEPs including the development of multi-year Strategic Economic Plans - and working with wider partners
  • 6. A European Waterway Network? European grant funding needs to work within the context of Europe 2020 and therefore needs to fit with one or more of the key themes :
  • 7. European Waterway Network? Delivered by: collaboration & innovation; energy production using waterway assets, water solutions – supply & drainage; new technology used as test bed for wider assets and to reduce operating costs for waterway asset owners
  • 8. A European Waterway Network Delivered by: waterborne freight, water driven renewable energy (micro-hydro) and water-related tourism
  • 9. A European Waterway Network? Delivered by: supporting SMEs on the waterways; creating the opportunity for social enterprise and developing a cohesive trans European skills sharing and skills building agenda for the young and unemployed
  • 10. A European Network?
  • 11. A European Waterway Network Low cost – quick & easy to do, good test bed, great way for early collaboration & sharing Medium cost – people with posts probably a mix of voluntary, part-time and consultancy, no buildings or offices, but maybe use existing member offices The future legal personality?
  • 12. Possible network members
  • 13. A European Network • Now exploring possible sub-group set up under Inland Waterways International • Range of partners expanding • Launch in 2014?
  • 14. Conclusions • Tony Harvey – Head of National Programmes • tony.harvey@canalrivertrust.org.uk
  • 15. The Future
  • 16. Numerical CANAL & RIVER TRUST UK Navigation Authority €1.46m 39% VNF FR Navigation Authority €0.39m 11% GEMEENTE EIJSDENMARGRATEN Irish Partner withdrew NL Local Public Authority €0.40m 11% €0.13m 4% SRN NL €0.54m 15% CETIC BE €0.23m 6% GEMEENTE EINDHOVEN NL €0.55m 15% Recreationa l Waterways Foundation ICT Research Centre Local Public Authority