URBACT III Interregional Cooperation Programme - Priority Axes
Priority Axis 1 “Promoting Integrated Sustainable Urban Development”
Priority Axis 2 “Technical assistance”
The main focus is put on the implementation of 4 main objectives, as follows:
- Capacity for policy delivery: Improvement of the capacity of the local authorities (cities) in the design and establishment of integrated urban strategies and actions;
- Policy design: Supporting the local authorities in the process of designing sustainable urban strategies and actions;
- Policy implementation: Improving the implementation of integrated urban strategies (plans) and actions for sustainable urban development
- Building and sharing knowledge: Ensuring that practitioners and decision-makers at all levels (EU, national, regional and local) have increased access to URBACT thematic knowledge and share know-how on all aspects of sustainable urban development in order to improve urban policies.