Key areas of support
- Increasing competitiveness of green enterprises and green job creation
- Improving flood resilience and raising public awareness of flood prevention
- Strengthening cross-border cooperation with Ukraine
- Promoting social inclusion of Roma
|Total allocation:||€80.75 M||Total allocation:||€70.3 M|
|EEA Grants:||€38.35 M||EEA Grants:||€32.3 M|
|Norway Grants:||€42.4 M||Norway Grants:||€38 M|
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Slovakia? Project partnerships between entities in Slovakia and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
Map and facts
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||76||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||0.9||0.1|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||55.4||87.1|
|Human development index||21 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index||24 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Inequality of income distribution||3.6||5.1|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2013. Last updated in September 2014.
Distribution of funding 2009-14
DocumentsSlovakia factsheet (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 09-14 (in force as of 16 November 2010, amended 10 August 2011) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 09-14 (in force as of 27 October 2010, amended 10 August 2011) (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 04-09 (signed 11 January 2005) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 04-09 (signed 3 February 2005) (PDF)
Calls for proposals
|13.02.15||EEA Scholarship Programme|
|31.05.15||Technical assistance to the Beneficiary State & Fund for bilateral relations at national level|
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)|
|Adaptation to climate change||12.5|
|Green industry innovation||Innovation Norway||14.6|
|Local and regional initiatives||Council of Europe||1|
|Cross‐border cooperation||Norwegian Barents Secretariat||12.7|
|Cultural and natural heritage||11.9|
|Decent work and tripartite dialogue||Innovation Norway*||0.4|
|Domestic and gender‐based violence||Norwegian Directorate for Health Council of Europe||7|
News, results and projects
Held in Oslo on 25 November, the closing conference was an opportunity to summarise results, exchange best practice and look to the future.
New cultural heritage projects under the EEA Grants in Slovakia were signed off at the recent Living Monuments conference which took place on 4 November at the Wedding Palace in Bytča.
“Results-based management and effective identification and handling of risk are valuable tools for ensuring optimal results and efficient use of resources,” said State Secretary at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ingvild Stub, at the annual risk seminar.