23 applications submitted within the 3rd call
Priority 1 and its specific objective 1.2. for development of joint products and services was opened within the 3rd call for proposals. The approximate funding available for this area of support is ~ 5.8 million euros. All submitted aplications are assessed according to the methodology described in the programme manual for the 3rd call. Assessment results are expected by the end of April 2018.
Results of the 2nd call
6 new cooperation projects will start their implementation in 2018! The Monitoring committee of the programme on 16 January, 2018 in Tartu, Estonia selected for funding heritage tourism project "Garden Pearls", re-use and energy saving projects "Waste Art" and "Energy Advice". Two projects were selected for joint managament of Gauja/Koiva river basin - "GroundEco" and "Water bodies without borders", where the last includes also Salaca/Salatsi river basin. Under the topic labour commuting project "Cross-Border Work-based Laerning in Estonia and Latvia" was selected. It is planned that projects will start their implementation in spring 2018.
Priority 3 within a pre-defined project supports the creation of a network of small harbours on the western coast of Latvia and around the Gulf of Riga with programme financing of around 9.3 million euros. The project has been selected by the Monitoring Committee of the programme on 22 May 2017.
Results of the 1st call
First 28 Estonian-Latvian cooperation projects were selected by the Monitoring Commettee on 10 and 11 January 2017 in Tartu, Estonia and will be funded by the programme for the total amount of around 15 million euros.
5 projects will support tourism development in Estonia and Latvia, in 9 projects Estonian and Latvian (future) entrepreneurs will meet in various training events and within 8 projects new products will be developed jointly by the Estonian and Latvian SMEs. 2 projects will facilitate cooperation in environmental education of public in relation to organization of greener events and establishing and further developing energy classes. 2 projects will support joint water management initiatives. 1 project will support labor commuting in Valka and Valga municipalities and within the biggest project the common Valga-Valka urban centre will be created.
Project "ID Future" will joined the programme and implementation will start in spring 2018.