BETTER Project Meeting in Vienna took place on the 24th of February 2014. The meeting included an internal meeting with the project members and each WP leader presented their work progress, as well as planned activities for the next 6 months. In this context, the work carried out so far and next steps from the analysis of the three case studies in North Africa, the West Balkans and Turkey were presented and discussed. Particular emphasis was laid on the socio-economic and environmental impact assessment, as well as SWOT analysis, including examples and preliminary results. The main framework of activities for the integrated assessment, the Action Plan and policy recommendations, stakeholder consultation, as well as BETTER communication and dissemination activities were outlined.