Promoting urban, rural and coastal development. Encouraging business spirit and the development of small and medium-sized firms, including tourism and the local employment initiatives. Promoting the integration of the labour market and social inclusion. Allocating human resources and facilities for research and technological development, education, culture, communications, health and civil protection to increase productivity and help create sustainable jobs. Encouragement for the protection of the environment, increased energy efficiency and renewable sources of energy. Improving transport, information and communications networks and services and water and energy systems. Developing cooperation in the legal and administrative spheres to promote economic development and social cohesion. Increasing human and institutional potential for cross-border cooperation to promote economic development and social cohesion.