Explore the partnerships
The EEA and Norway Grants help organisations from the beneficiary countries connect with their counterparts from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway. Visit the data and results portal to find out more about the partnerships and what they have achieved.
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Investment in research, education and innovation is key to growth and job creation in Europe, making it a major focus in European and national strategies. Through the EEA and Norway Grants, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway support research and scholarship cooperation with twelve countries in Europe.
The Financial Mechanism Office – the secretariat of the EEA and Norway Grants – is calling for bids for a Fund Operator to support the management of the EEA and Norway Grants Global Fund for Regional Cooperation.
In recent years, migration has put huge pressure on asylum systems in many European countries. Since 2004, significant funding has helped to protect our common borders and strengthen capacity to handle migration, with particular support to Greece since 2012.
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.
The annual report highlights the results achieved with funding from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA and Norway Grants over the last year.
“Spain and Norway have become partners in gender equality. Our societies are different but our objectives are the same. The gender programme has been pioneering and perhaps one of the most successful,” said Norwegian Ambassador Johann Vibe at the closing event in Madrid on 10 June.
Liechtenstein is strengthening its cooperation with other European countries through bilateral partnerships under the EEA Grants.
Bilateral relations between Iceland and the beneficiary countries are strengthened through a wide range of partnership activities. Iceland has put geothermal energy in the forefront of its cooperation with the beneficiary countries.
In Bulgaria, we contribute to more efficient production of pellets and more energy efficient heating systems in Bulgarian schools and kindergartens. Norwegian partners are involved in almost half of the projects.
A call for proposals for initiatives under the bilateral fund in the Czech 'Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Arts' programme is open for applications.