Key areas of support
• Increasing environmental research, development and technology
• Promoting gender equality and work-life balance
• Promoting educational mobility
• Enhancing cooperation between research bodies in Spain, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway
|Total allocation:||€45.85 M||Total allocation:||€45.8 M|
|EEA Grants:||€45.85 M||EEA Grants:||€45.8 M|
|Norway Grants:||€0||Norway Grants:||€0|
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Spain? Project partnerships between entities in Spain and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
Map and facts
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||99||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||0.7||1.5|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||68.5||82.5|
|Human development index||11 (EU-27 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index||14 (EU-27 ranking)|
|Inequality of income distribution*||6.9||5|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2011 except where * indicates 2010
Distribution of funding 2009-14
Calls for proposals
|16.07.13||Promotion of diversity in culture and arts within European cultural heritage|
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.
|Environmental and climate change-related research and technology||Innovation Norway||18.2|
|Gender equality and work-life balance||Norwegian Equality and Anti-Discrimination Ombud||10.2|
|Cultural and natural heritage||4.1|
|Diversity in culture and arts||Norwegian Embassy||0.5|
News, results and projects
A new call for cultural diversity and exchange project proposals has been launched in Spain. The aim is to increase cultural dialogue and promote understanding of cultural diversity. The progamme also supports Spain’s cultural sector which has been badly hit by the current economic crisis.
The Icelandic Centre for Research (Rannis) is a donor programme partner in scholarship programmes in nine beneficiary countries and in one research programme. “Cooperation is the key concept,” says Viðar Helgason, explaining the organisation’s role in fostering partnerships and innovation.
This year’s meeting of the Fundamental Rights Platform (FRP) in Vienna focus on non-discrimination and hate crime. Hosting one of the interactive workshops the EEA and Norway Grants will highlight support to civil society.