Smart Specialisation Strategies for Sustainability in Latin America

Smart Specialisation Strategies for Sustainability in Latin America,
a place-based innovation approach for development in transition


Co-organised by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre and the Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development, (DG DEVCO), in collaboration with the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), this event takes place next 9th December to oficially launch the project S4LatinAmerica.


The online event is open to the public, but registration is mandatory and places are limited. For additional information of the event,

please visit the dedicated website.





The project S4LatinAmerica will be implemented under the governance of the Regional Facility for Development in transition. Its main goal is to confirm the potential of the EU Smart Specialisation policy concept to steer innovation-driven territorial development, in line with sustainable development principles. The territorial scope of the project addresses EU-Latin America cooperation by focusing on cases and practices in Mexico, Chile and Peru.