EFP Brief No. 30: East German Cross-Border Regions 2020

Despite the progress they have made to restructure and modernize, Eastern German regions today still lag clearly behind most regions of Western Germany. For this reason there is a need for a specific East German Innovation Policy. This has led the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung of BMBF) to supplement federal innovation programs in support of East Germany with a Regional Foresight exercise.

EFMN Brief No. 30 – East German Cross-Border Regions 2020

Tags: building (housing), climate, education, enlargement (EU), housing, migration, mobility, regional development

Categories: brief, Geography, Germany, National, Regional, Socio-economic sciences and the humanities, Themes, Time Horizon, until 2020

Author : Anette Braun