19.12.2014 Interreg Baltic Sea Region approved by COM
02.12.2014 1st call for applications is open
Running projects: 2
Finalised projects: 88
Finalised & paid projects: 54
EUR committed: 215.0 mln
EUR paid out: 165.2 mln
“United by borders” was the motto of the IIIA conference that took place in Riga on 24-25 September. The event gathered more than 400 participants from Russia, Belarus, Baltic States, and Europe. The results and future of the cross-border cooperation was on the agenda at the plenary sessions and workshops. Project exhibition displayed 99 projects supported during last 3 years.
The conference provided also an outlook into the future of cross border cooperation programmes for 2007 - 2013 for border regions of Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Russia and Belarus. Programmes for Estonia-Latvia, Estonia-Latvia-Russia, Latvia–Lithuania, Latvia-Lithuania-Belarus and Central Baltic (Finland–Sweden–Estonia–Latvia) were presented.
Baltic Sea Programme 2007-2013 had an info stand and a presentation during plenary session. A new publication from the Baltic Sea programme 2001-2006 “Facts and Figures” was launched during the event to participants.
The conference materials are available at http://www.bsrinterreg3a.net/index.php?sec=prg&num=133.