Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and the EU have signed the agreements on the EEA and Norway Grants for the period 2014-2021. Click here to find out more.
Key areas of support
- Developing and increasing the use of eco-friendly technologies
- Improving healthcare services and reducing health inequalities
- Assisting vulnerable children and youth at risk
- Improving the environmental standard of marine and inland waters
- Increasing intercultural awareness and dialogue and supporting integration of national minorities
|Total allocation:||€32.8 M|
|EEA Grants:||€10.1 M|
|Norway Grants:||€22.7 M|
|Total allocation:||€48.6 M|
|EEA Grants:||€23 M|
|Norway Grants:||€25.6 M|
|Total allocation:||€68 M|
|EEA Grants:||€32.3 M|
|Norway Grants:||€35.7 M|
Key results in Estonia
Improving public health and reducing health inequalities
People have benefited from improved health services
Preventing domestic and gender-based violence
Professionals have been trained on reducing gender-based violence
Click on the infographics to see more results from Estonia.
Programme overviewClick on the programme names below for key facts and information about each programme, calls for proposals, partnerships, projects and news. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages. Show all programmes
Click on the programme names below for key facts and information about each programme, calls for proposals, partnerships, projects and news. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages.
Distribution of funding 2009-14Download
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||76||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||2.9||1.4|
|Unemployment rate (%)*||6.3||9.1|
|Youth unemployment (%)*||15.4||20.0|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||10.4||86.8|
|Gender pay gap (%)||28.3||16.1|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||23.5||24.4|
|Human development index (2014)||17 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index (2014)||11 (EU-28 ranking)|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2014 except where * indicates 2015. Last updated in June 2016.
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Results from the previous funding period
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Estonia? Project partnerships between entities in Estonia and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
DocumentsEstonia factsheet (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 09-14 (in force as of 11 June 2011, amended 30 April 2014, amended 19 September 2014, amended 25 August 2015) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 09-14 (in force as of 9 June 2011, amended 30 April 2014, amended 19 September 2014, amended 25 August 2015) (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 04-09 (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 04-09 (PDF)
Project stories, news and features
The Financial Mechanism Office – the secretariat of the EEA and Norway Grants – is calling for bids for a Fund Operator to support the management of the EEA and Norway Grants Global Fund for Regional Cooperation.
Close to 1500 responses were received to the consultation on the draft 'Blue Book' containing the priorities for the EEA and Norway Grants in the upcoming funding period. The 'Blue Book' will now be finalised by the donors.
In recent years, migration has put huge pressure on asylum systems in many European countries. Since 2004, significant funding has helped to protect our common borders and strengthen capacity to handle migration, with particular support to Greece since 2012.