News

07.12.2021

Interreg Atlantic Area Programme will manage €150 million until 2027

CCDR-Norte assumes, for the 3rd programming period, the management of the next Atlantic Area programme

The North Regional Coordination and Development Commission (CCDR-Norte) assumes, for the third consecutive programming period, the management of the next Interreg Atlantic Area Programme 2021-2027.

This European territorial cooperation programme has an allocation of approximately 150 million euros and is funded 75% by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to support projects in 25 regions of 4 Member States: Portugal, Spain, France and Ireland.

The projects, carried out in partnership between public and private organizations, will contribute to improving regional competitiveness and the quality of life of the European Atlantic regions in the areas of "Blue Innovation and Competitiveness", "Blue Environment", "Sustainable Tourism and Culture" and “Governance of the Atlantic Area”.

The next Atlantic Area Programme thus assumes a strong commitment to aligning with European policies, in particular with the strategy for the Blue Economy and the Atlantic Strategy, contributing to achieving the objectives of Sustainable Development and the European Green Deal.

In the 2014-2020 programming period, the Interreg Atlantic Area allocated 178 million euros to 71 territorial cooperation projects, supporting 716 entities from 36 European regions in the areas of innovation and competitiveness, resource efficiency, territorial risks and biodiversity and natural heritage and cultural.

You can read here the summary of the strategy for the next Atlantic Area programme and consult the results of the Public Consultation (April 2021).

Click here for more information about the 2021-2027 programming period.

Published on: 2021-12-07


The Interreg Atlantic Area Programme 2021-2027 is approved!

08.09.2022

More information about the new programme will follow soon.

Interreg Atlantic Area Annual Event 2014-2020

08.09.2022

Registration is now open!! We look forward to see you in VIana do Castelo.

Interreg Atlantic Area workshop at the #EURegionsWeek - Registration is now open!

01.09.2022

Clean energy and the sea: how do we promote the use of renewable energies to foster energy transition in the Atlantic regions?

Call for the Atlantic Area maritime projects!

30.08.2022

Submit an application to this initiative until the next 9 September 2022

Launch event of the Interreg Atlantic Area 2021-2027

08.09.2022

Registration is now open!! We look forward to see you in Viana do Castelo.

The Atlantic Area programme is an offical partner of the #EURegionsWeek 2022

14.07.2022

The biggest annual event on Cohesion Policy is taking place from 10-13 October 2022

Atlantic Area Monitoring Committee and Task Force meetings held in Faro

08.07.2022

On the agenda were the current programme implementation and the launch of the future programme

SAFER launches Open Call to implement Industry 4.0 technological solutions

03.06.2022

Seafood sector organisations can apply to implement pilots that provide efficient processes, improved & sustainable production - by 29.07.2022

FANBEST is launching a Blue Internationalisation Programme

20.05.2022

Five businesses across the Atlantic Area will be able to access up to 10,000 EUR of funded support

How does Interreg Atlantic Area contributes to mitigate the effects of climate change?

15.11.2021

In this article we address innovative strategies from two cooperation projects to fight floods across borders