European territorial co-operation programmes support cross-border co-operation projects that are aimed at promotion the integration of economy and social life and balanced and sustainable development in the territory of the European Union.
Territorial co-operation programmes are co-ordinated by the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
- Enhancing economic competitiveness
- Contribution to innovation
- Anticipation of environmental risks
- Ensuring marine safety
- Promotion of tourism
- Promotion of regional cohesion; co-operation between settlements and communities
The European Union territorial co-operation yesterday and today
In 2007–2013, approximately 7.75 billion euros were allocated for the promotion of European territorial co-operation from the European Union cohesion policy resources.
Specialists of the Ministry participated in monitoring committees, project selection committees and contributed to the work of the following programmes:
Preparation of the co-operation programmes of the next period is co-ordinated by the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
The officials of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications participate in the preparation of the following programmes: