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.

Key areas of support

  • Increasing competitiveness of green enterprises and green job creation
  • Preventing and tackling domestic violence
  • Improving flood resilience and raising public awareness of flood prevention
  • Strengthening cross-border cooperation with Ukraine
  • Promoting social inclusion of Roma


Total allocation:€70.3 M
EEA Grants:€32.3 M
Norway Grants:€38 M
Total allocation:€80.75 M
EEA Grants:€38.35 M
Norway Grants:€42.4 M
Total allocation:€113.1 M
EEA Grants:€54.9 M
Norway Grants:€58.2 M

Programme overview

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. Show all programmes


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Distribution of funding 2009-14


Country facts

  Slovakia EU-28
GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100) 77 100
Economic growth (% change on previous year) 2.5 1.4
Unemployment rate (%)* 10.8 9.1
Youth unemployment rate (%)* 25.4 20.0
Public debt (% of GDP) 53.5 86.8
Gender pay gap (%) 21.1 16.1
At-risk-of-poverty rate (%) 18.4 24.4
Human development index (2014) 19 (EU-28 ranking)
Corruption perception index (2014) 23 (EU-28 ranking)

Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2014, except where * indicates 2015. Last updated in June 2016.

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Working together with Norwegian partners


Norwegian entities are cooperating with partners from the beneficiary countries in 77 programmes and more than 1 660 projects. This article takes a look at the extent of, and achievements reached through cooperation between public institutions, the private sectors, academia and civil society in Norway and the 16 beneficiary countries of the EEA and Norway Grants.