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

2009-14 2004-09
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

Get involved

Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Lithuania? Project partnerships between entities in Lithuania and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.

View overview of the process to apply for grant support

View step-by-step how to find or become a project partner

See how you may participate under the bilateral fund

Check eligibility and activities that may be supported under Lithuanian programmes

Map and facts

  Lithuania EU-28
GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100) 74 100
Economic growth (% change on previous year) 3.3 0.1
Unemployment rate 11.3 10.6
Youth unemployment 17.1 18.7
Public debt (% of GDP) 39.4 87.1
Human development index 19 (EU-28 ranking)
Corruption perception index 17 (EU-28 ranking)
Inequality of income distribution 6.1 5.1

Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2013. Last updated in September 2014.

Distribution of funding 2009-14

Distribution of funding in Lithuania

News, results and projects


Better involvement of civil society in decision-making


Civil society organisations across Europe wish to be heard and gain more influence over decision-making processes at local, national and EU levels. With support from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, they now have a plan for reaching their goal.