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 about the allocations and the next steps.
Key areas of support
- Reducing vulnerability to climate change
- Improving the management and protection of marine natural resources
- Increasing the use and development of renewable energy
- Improving public health and reducing inequalities in access to health care
- Strengthening civil society
|Total allocation:||€31.3 M|
|EEA Grants:||€31.3 M|
|Total allocation:||€57.95 M|
|EEA Grants:||€57.95 M|
|Total allocation:||€102.7 M|
|EEA Grants:||€102.7 M|
Key results in Portugal
Strengthening social entrepreneurship through support for civil society in Portugal
Projects on youth employment, expected to help over 5000 young people improve their skills and support more than 2000 budding entrepreneurs
Exchanging knowledge on geothermal energy exploitation
Students and professionals from the Azores participated in courses on geothermal energy given by Iceland's United Nations University
Click on the infographics to see more results from Portugal.
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)||78||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)*||-1.4||0.1|
|Unemployment rate (%)||14.1||10.2|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)||34.8||22.2|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||130.2||86.8|
|Gender pay gap (%)*||13||16.3|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||27.5||24.4|
|Human development index (2014)||23 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index (2014)||14 (EU-28 ranking)|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2014 except where * indicates 2013. Last updated in March 2016.
Calls for proposals
There are no further calls for proposals.
ProjectsSee all projects in Portugal
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Results from the previous funding period
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Portugal? Project partnerships between entities in Portugal and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
Project stories, news and features
Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and the EU today signed the agreements on the European Economic Area (EEA) and Norway Grants for the period 2014-2021.
Conservation project 'Mourela Plateau' in the Peneda Gerês National Park is one of the proud winners in the prestigious EU Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Awards 2016.
While progress towards equality between men and women has been made, gender gaps persist. Here we take a look at what we have achieved through the gender equality and gender-based violence programmes.