Key areas of support
• Judicial reform, including wider use of alternatives to prison
• Fighting cross-border and organised crime
• Promoting green industry innovation and entrepreneurship
• Halting the loss of biodiversity and protection of ecosystems
• Promoting cooperation between local authorities and public institutions in Lithuania and Norway
|Total allocation:||€84 M||Total allocation:||€67.3 M|
|EEA Grants:||€38.4 M||EEA Grants:||€27 M|
|Norway Grants:||€45.6 M||Norway Grants:||€40.3 M|
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Lithuania? Project partnerships between entities in Lithuania and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
Map and facts
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||73||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||3.3||0.1|
|Unemployment rate (%)*||10.7||10.2|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)*||19.3||22.2|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||38.8||85.4|
|Gender pay gap (%)||13.3||16.4|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||30.8||24.5|
|Human development index||19 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index*||17 (EU-28 ranking)|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2013 except where * indicates 2014. Last updated in April 2015.
Distribution of funding 2009-14Download
Click on the programme names below for key facts about each and read why the programme is needed, what it will achieve and how, and partnership opportunities. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages.
News, results and projects
A call for bids for a communications review for the EEA and Norway Grants is now open.
A call for bids for a mid-term evaluation of the EEA and Norway Grants support to strengthened bilateral relations is now open.
The idea behind the ‘Bagel Shop’ tolerance campaign in Lithuania is to welcome the wider public into the Jewish community. Our colleagues in Human Rights Monitoring Institute went to meet students in a Hebrew language class to find out more.