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
- 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:||€67.3 M|
|EEA Grants:||€27 M|
|Norway Grants:||€40.3 M|
|Total allocation:||€84 M|
|EEA Grants:||€38.4 M|
|Norway Grants:||€45.6 M|
|Total allocation:||€117.6 M|
|EEA Grants:||€56.2 M|
|Norway Grants:||€61.4 M|
Key results in Lithuania
Strengthening civil society
Young journalists and online activists trained in human rights and combating hate speech
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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)||75||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||3.0||1.4|
|Unemployment rate (%)*||8.4||9.1|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)*||14.9||20.0|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||40.7||86.8|
|Gender pay gap (%)||14.8||16.1|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||27.3||24.4|
|Human development index (2014)||21 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index (2014)||17 (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 Lithuania? Project partnerships between entities in Lithuania and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
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 Lithuania wind power plants are fast becoming a meaningful source of energy. Despite their attractiveness because of their low carbon emissions, wind power plants have some direct negative impacts on biodiversity.
Events in Lithuania
City / Venue: Vilnius / The Centre for Civil Education at the Presidential Palace, Totorių street 28 (day 1) and Pirklių klubas, Gedimino avenue 35 (day 2)
Organiser: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania and the Central Project Management Agency