The Institute, supported by the European Community Funds, has organized a large number of seminars for postgraduates with special interest in the fields of:

  • Regional Development and Administration
  • Cultural Development and Administration
  • Administrative and Economic Decentralization
  • Management of Natural and Energy Resources

More specifically, during the period 1987-1995, the RDI, funded by the European Structural Fund, organized and held training seminars for:

  • Local Development Consultants (1987)
  • Local Publicity consultants (1987)
  • Cultural Development Executives (1988)
  • Regional Planning (1989-1990)
  • Regional Development and Employment Consultants (1990)
  • Regional and Local Development Consultants (1990)
  • Regional Analysis and Planning Consultants (1990)
  • Cultural Development Consultants (1991)
  • Cultural Administration Executives (1993-1994)
  • Natural Resources and Energy Management Executives (1993-1994)
  • Regional Development Executives (1993-1994)
  • Staff Management and Advise Bureau Supply-Services for Regional SMEs (1995)

Furthermore, the Institute engages in joint Regional Training Programs with local authorities, chambers of commerce and regional development organizations.