Briefs, Data Cards and Windows

This section includes:

- OpenCoesione briefs: providing information and food for thought on cohesion policies and specific aspects related to ongoing projects, as well as updates to published data.

- Data Cards: a selection of projects dedicated to specific issues or events for the purpose of highlighting the contribution made by cohesion policies, while promoting the initiatives financed and related content in a clear manner supported by charts and figures.


Data Card - Cohesion policy and climate change research: projects of the CMCC Foundation

On the sidelines of COP27, the twenty-seventh U.N. Climate Change Conference that closed in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, on Nov. 20, OpenCoesione interviewed the CMCC Foundation, a multidisciplinary research center that carries out studies and models of the climate system and its interactions with society and the environment. In the 2014-2020 cycle of cohesion policies, in fact, two projects have been funded with the Foundation as a beneficiary. The first, worth nearly five million euros, was financed by the Fund for Development and Cohesion (FSC) under the PUGLIA PATTO, aimed at building the national facility for climate change data, i.e., the CMCC headquarters, in Lecce. The second, worth about 6 million euros, ensured the expansion, updating and upgrading of the JUNO Supercomputing Center (POR FESR FSE PUGLIA).


Data Card - Ten years of At the School of OpenCohesion: numbers and results

On 10th November 2022 the 2022-2023 edition of At the School of OpenCohesion (ASOC) kicked off with the introductory webinar. ASOC is the citizenship education path aimed at students who develop digital skills by means of a civic monitoring of projects financed by cohesion policies on the territories. Civic monitoring does not replace administrative monitoring or institutional investment verification mechanisms, but - in the spirit of all the activities connected to the OpenCoesione initiative - promotes collaboration, participation and transparency. At the School of OpenCohesion project has reached its tenth edition this school year: for this reason, on the occasion of International Students' Day, OpenCoesione dedicates a Data Card to "all the numbers" and the results of ASOC dated 17th November.



Data Card - Cohesion policy and technologies for greener navigation.

OpenCoesione pubblica una Data Card che racconta i progetti delle politiche di coesione evidenziare il ruolo delle tecnologie per una navigazione più ecologica.


Data Card - Cohesion policies and digital technologies for healthy ageing

In occasione della Giornata mondiale delle telecomunicazioni, il 17 maggio OpenCoesione pubblica una Data Card per raccontare alcuni progetti finanziati in Italia con risorse della politica di coesione comunitaria con l’obiettivo di promuovere un invecchiamento sano.

L’Unione Internazionale delle Telecomunicazioni (ITU), l'agenzia specializzata delle Nazioni Unite per le tecnologie dell'informazione e della comunicazione (ITC), ha infatti individuato per l’edizione 2022 il tema “Digital technologies for older persons and healthy ageing”, ad evidenziare il ruolo delle tecnologie digitali per la salute psico-fisica delle persone anziane.



Data Card - Cohesion policies’ role in climate action

On 22nd April is celebrated the International Mother Earth Day established by the United Nations in 2009. This year the theme of Earth Day is "Invest in our Planet": “This is the moment to change it all — the business climate, the political climate, and how we take action on climate, explains the manifesto of this international celebration.


Data Card - Confiscated assets, cohesion policies and the NPRR

On 21st March 2022 is celebrated the "National Day of Remembrance and Commitment in memory of all victims of mafia", established by law dated 8th March 2017.This year the anniversary is celebrated while the public Call for the presentation of projects for the enhancement of confiscated assets funded by the European Union in the framework of the National Recovery and Resilience Plan, is open (until March 31), as part of the Next Generation EU initiative. OpenCoesione published a Data Card dedicated to projects financed by cohesion policies also as part of the "National strategy for the enhancement of assets confiscated through cohesion policies".