1st Call for Ordinary Project Proposals is now open!

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The Cooperation Programme Interreg V-A "Greece-Italy 2014-2020" opens its 1st Call for Ordinary Project Proposals

Deadline for applications is 30 November 2016 (see below*).

Applicants are invited to submit their Project Proposals targeting one of the Specific Objectives of the Programme.

The Programme accepts applications under both Priority Axes:

  • Priority Axis 1: Innovation and Competitiveness
  • Priority Axis 2: Integrated Environmental Management
  • Priority Axis 3: Multimodal Sustainable Transport System

The Terms of Reference are available for dowload here »

The Application Package is available for download here »  

The Application Package consists of the Application Documents, the "Project Selection Criteria", the "Programme and Project Manual" and the "Summary Budget Limits for the Call".

In order to draft their proposals, it is imperative for applicants to study carefully all Programme documents, including the Cooperation Programme and the Programme Manual, as well as the specific documents related to the Call. Applicants should send their questions electronically to the emails This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. andThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All questions will be grouped and the answers will be uploaded at the Greece-Italy Programme's website.

 
*ATTENTION: Τhe new deadline is 30 November 2016:
Extension of the deadline for Project Proposals submission 
 

 

Annual implementation report 2015 (AIR) and Citizens' Summary

The Annual Implementation Report and Citizens' Summary of the Programme “Interreg V-A Greece - Italy” (CCI 2014TC16RFCB020), for the 5th programming period (2014 - 2020) cover the implementation of the programme during the previous calendar year.

The AIR  is submitted to the Commission, in line with European Commission Regulations.

The AIR include details of the progress made by the programme, in terms of finance and indicators. 

Europe in My Region 2016

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Europe In My Region is an EU-wide communications campaign run as a way to encourage citizens to discover and learn more about EU-funded projects near them. For the first time this year four different initiatives (public openings, a treasure hunt, a photo competition and a blogging campaign) will involve the public in visiting projects and sharing images and experiences via social media.

For more info click here

 

Project Closure Procedure

Please find herewith information in detail that will help Lead Partners (LPs) to “close” their projects properly, providing to the Managing Authority (MA) / Joint Technical Secretariat (JTS) the necessary data on the performance, results and impacts of the entire implemented project. This material will also be used by the MA / JTS of the ETCP “Greece-Italy 2007-2013” in order to:

- disseminate and communicate the Programme’s outcomes,

- improve the implementation procedures on Project / Programme level and

- pave the way for setting strategies and priorities for the next Programming Period.

For these reasons, Project Lead Partners are recommended to place significant emphasis on their projects’ added value and highlight the benefits drawn by the project outcomes on the different target groups within the Programme area. It is essential that LPs read carefully the uploaded (attached) files and use the “FAQs” section as the appropriate way to answer any potential question related to the closure procedure.

The “Project Closure Procedure” Section is consisting of the following:

The final Application Form (AF) must be completed with all the updated information, according to the actually implemented activities. For those parts, where information is requested that is similar to the final Project Report (i.e. Information and publicity, Sustainability of results, Added value, Impact on target groups), beneficiaries must include a brief description (within the AFs). It is worth mentioning that all tables related to the budget must be filled in with the actually verified costs, incorporating any results of audit (control) findings.

All the relevant documentation (material), which is the following:

  1. Project Final Report
  2. Final Application Form
  3. The accompanying Progress Report (it contains only financial data related to the pending certificates, without any physical description at all)
  4. Project Final Deliverables in electronic format
  5. Communication material, in accordance with the "Information and Publicity Guidelines for Project Partners”,

must be submitted to the MA/JTS two months after the issuance of all verified expenditure certificates of all project partners. The “Project Final Report”, the “Final Application Form” and the accompanying “Progress Report” must be submitted electronically and in hard copy, signed and stamped by the Legal Representative of the Lead Partner.

Last but not least is LPs’ obligation for submitting to the MA/JTS the communication material, mentioned above (point 5), associated with the relevant project’s actions, such as communication plan, brochures, video, quality photos of projects in operation (preferably with people who participate and make use of projects’ actions), etc., in accordance with the "Information and Publicity Guidelines for Project Partners” and the institutional framework. The communication material must be sent by post / currier in electronic (CD, DVD or USB) and printed form (sending an indicative sample of all produced material: e.g. a pamphlet, a booklet, an events’ poster, etc).

All the documents must be included in a package, comprising the five (5) different sub folders / envelops aforementioned (e.g. 1. Final Project Report, 2. Final Application Form, etc) and accompanied by a cover letter with a protocol number, where its contents will be referred. The sub folders / envelopes must bear the relevant titles and numbering 1 to 5. The package, sent to the MA/JTS (address: Leof. Georgikis Scholis 65, Tel.: +30 2310 469 600, Fax: +30 2310 469 602, www.greece-italy.eu, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and addressed to the respective officers (Project Officer and Communication Officer), must bear the project acronym, the project title and the name of the Lead Partner (LP’s entity).

Important note: The above instructions concern all projects implemented under all Axes.