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Do you feel

European?

Yes!

You answered YES,
Like 67% of people in EU*

(and % of this website visitors)

How is this answer related to what the EU is doing for you?
Are you aware of what the EU is doing in your region?

The Cohesion Policy is the EU tool to promote a greater European cohesion by reducing disparities and differences between member countries’ regions.

PERCEIVE studies the effects of Cohesion Policy in creating a shared sense of European Identity.

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*Eurobarometer Data, 2016

No

You answered NO,
Like 32% of people in EU*

(and % of this website visitors)

Is the EU doing enough to inform you about its work?
Does your region tell you how EU funds for regional development are spent?

The Cohesion Policy is the EU tool to promote a greater European cohesion by reducing disparities and differences between member countries’ regions.

PERCEIVE wants to find out why Cohesion Policy fails to communicate its achievements to European citizens.

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*Eurobarometer Data, 2016

What?

You answered What?,

Like % of this website visitors

and probably most of the Europeans if this reply
were allowed in Eurobarometer surveys ?

You answer might be related to the way EU communicates its achievements.
Are you aware of what the EU is doing in your region?

The Cohesion Policy is the EU tool to promote a greater European cohesion by reducing disparities and differences between member countries’ regions.

PERCEIVE studies the effects of Cohesion Policy in creating a shared sense of European Identity.

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PERCEIVE means:

PERCEIVE is an acronym that stands for “Perception and evaluation of Regional and Cohesion Policies by Europeans and Identification with the values of Europe”.

From the journal

Communicating Cohesion Policy: what is the impact on local audiences?

09/01/2019 | Vienna University of Economics and Business | Research | WP3

Communicating Cohesion Policy: what is the impact on local audiences?

To what extent does policy communication produce and amplify meanings? How much does it affect the understanding of local audiences? We have looked at “awareness” of the policy and general “appreciation” of the EU as two related indicators of communication performance. Read more and download the short report curated by the Vienna University of Economics and Business.

How to communicate EU-funded projects? Lessons from PERCEIVE’s Ideas Lab at EuroPCom 2018

16/11/2018 | BAM! Strategie Culturali | Events | WP7

How to communicate EU-funded projects? Lessons from PERCEIVE’s Ideas Lab at EuroPCom 2018

What came up from our Ideas Lab during EuroPCom 2018, “Why should I care about EU?“. Between target profiling and communication actions for EU-funded projects, we gathered very interesting results of the workshop and our thoughts about them. Read further!

Last Project Updates

Why Should I Care about EU? - PERCEIVE Ideas Lab at EuroPCom 2018

by BAM! Strategie Culturali | 09/11/2018

"Strengthening European identity through Cohesion Policy" Conference in Bucharest

by BAM! Strategie Culturali | 25/10/2018

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Why should you care about PERCEIVE?

EU Citizens

Are you a European
citizen?

Do you know that EU Cohesion Policy is implemented in yours and all of European regions to reduce economic and social disparities? Do you know what kind of impact it has in your region? Find out why PERCEIVE is relevant for you.

EU Professionals

Do you work in EU institutions
or in EU funded projects?

Are you a local authority, a policy maker or a practitioner? Do you want to have useful insights on how communication affects citizens perception of the EU? Find out why PERCEIVE is relevant for you.

EU Researchers

Do you research
on European Union

Are you interested in Cohesion Policy, Regional Policy, urban and rural interaction and the study of social constructivism related to European identity? Find out why PERCEIVE is relevant for you.

Find out about PERCEIVE