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)||70||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||3.6||-0.3|
|Public debt (% of GDP)*||38.5||82.5|
|Human development index||23 (EU-27 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index||20 (EU-27 ranking)|
|Inequality of income distribution*||5.8||5.1|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2012 except where * indicates 2011
Distribution of funding 2009-14
Calls for proposals
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.
|Programme||Partner(s)||Grant (€ million)|
|Integrated marine and inland water management||Norwegian Directorate for Nature Management||5|
|Biodiversity and ecosystem services||Norwegian Directorate for Nature Management||6.5|
|Green industry innovation||Innovation Norway||8|
|Children and youth at risk||6.3|
|Local and regional initiatives||8|
|Public health initiatives||6|
|Cultural and natural heritage||Norwegian Directorate for Cultural Heritage||9|
|Diversity in culture and arts||Arts Council Norway||1|
|Scholarships||Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education||1.4|
|Decent work and tripartite dialogue||Innovation Norway*||0.5|
|Schengen and cross‐border crime||3.4|
|Judicial capacity building||Norwegian Court Administration||7.7|
|Correctional services||The Directorate of Norwegian Correctional Service||7.7|
News, results and projects
“Human trafficking has no respect for borders. It is a transnational crime, and it requires a transnational response.”
A balanced representation of women and men in all fields of research is needed to improve competitiveness. A recent conference in Vilnius offered a platform for sharing and learning from best practices gained in promoting gender equality in research.
“We see more labour exploitation, and it is difficult to detect it,” is the powerful message ahead of the ‘Putting victims first’ conference.