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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


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EMPORIA4KT International Bootcamp to boost innovation in the Atlantic Area

12.12.2019, Brussels

Experts will gather to evaluate the main transnational needs and opportunities in specific areas of Blue Economy

Interreg Atlantic Area Monitoring Committee meeting

27.11.2019, Santiago de Compostela

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Interreg Atlantic Area workshop: Environmental actions on Atlantic coastal waters

12.11.2019, Porto

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INTERREG ATLANTIC AREA ANNUAL EVENT

13.11.2019, Porto

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Atlantic Youth Creative Hubs presented at the European Week of Regions and Cities

10.10.2019, Brussels

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Financial seminar for beneficiaries and controllers of the Interreg Atlantic Area Second Call for projects

30.10.2019, Madrid

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