Bringing neighbours closer
Welcome to the Interreg V-A Latvia–Lithuania Programme 2014–2020!About the programme
16 August 2016
The 1st call for proposals of the Interreg V-A Latvia–Lithuania Programme 2014–2020 was closed on 5 August 2016. Altogether 158 project applications have been received aimed at various activities supported within four Programme priorities.
The total available funding for the projects to be selected during the calls for proposals is ~ EUR 42,6 million. There is a request for almost EUR 85,8 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) in order to co-finance projects’ activities in Latvian and Lithuanian border regions.
The breakdown of the submitted project applications per priorities and specific objectives is the following:
|Priority/Specific objective||Number of applications||ERDF requested MEUR|
|1. Sustainable and clean environment through cooperation||61||42,0|
|1.1. To increase number of visitors to the programme area through improving and developing cultural and natural heritage objects, services and products||42||29,6|
|1.2. To increase integration and efficiency of environmental resource management||14||9,4|
|1.3. To regenerate public areas with environmental problems||5||3,0|
|2. Support to labour mobility and employment||39||20,8|
|2.1. To create employment opportunities through entrepreneurship support||17||9,4|
|2.2. To increase job opportunities by improving mobility and workforce skills||22||11,4|
|3. Social inclusion as a precondition to territorial development||39||15,3|
|3.1. To improve accessibility and efficiency of social services||30||13,9|
|3.2. To improve living conditions in deprived communities and territories||9||1,4|
|4. Improved quality of living through efficient public services and administration||19||7,7|
|4.1. To improve efficiency of public services by strengthening capacities and cooperation between institutions||19||7,7|
Submitted project applications include 586 project partners, out of which 303 partners are from Latvia and 283 partners are from Lithuania.
Decisions on the project selection will be made by the Programme Monitoring Committee.
Last updated: 17.01.2020 16:15