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Croatia

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 (2009-2014)
  • Promote education, research and business within green industry innovation in cooperation with Norwegian partners
  • Improve infrastructure and efficiency of court systems
  • Promote increased understanding between ethnic groups in post conflict communities
  • Enhance the contribution of civil society to justice, democracy and sustainable development
  • Strengthen conditions for decent work through tripartite dialogue

Allocation

2009-14
2014-21
Total allocation:€9.6 M
EEA Grants:€5.0 M
Norway Grants:€4.6 M
Total allocation:€103.4 M
EEA Grants:€56.8 M
Norway Grants:€46.6 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

Click on the programme names below for key facts and information about each programme, calls for proposals, projects and news. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages.

Programme Partner(s) Grant
(€ million)
NGO Fund   1.3
iNavis- Green Innovation Centre   1.7
Integrated Schools- Vukovar and Kinin   1.3
Judicial capacity building Council of Europe 3.65
Decent work and tripartite dialogue Innovation Norway* 0.1

 *Programme Operator

Distribution of funding 2009-14

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Country facts

  Croatia EU-28
GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100) 58 100
Economic growth (% change on previous year)** 2.9 1.9
Unemployment rate (%)** 12.8 8.5
Youth unemployment rate (%) 43.0 20.3
Public debt (% of GDP) 86.7 85.0
Gender pay gap (%)* 10.4 16.7
At-risk-of-poverty rate (%) 29.1 23.7
Human development index 26 (EU-28 ranking)
Corruption perception index  23 (EU-28 ranking)

Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data from 2015 except where * indicates 2014 and ** indicates 2016.

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Get involved

Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Croatia? Project partnerships between entities in Croatia and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged, and will be funded under the NGO-programme.

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National contact

Ministry of Regional Development and EU Funds, Directorate for Strategic Planning, Sector for EU programmes

Project stories, news and features

Projects selected: Helping young Europeans find work

14.05.2018

Almost 14 million young people in Europe are not in employment, education or training. The EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment supports the most vulnerable and hard-to-reach among them and aim to help them into the labour market. 

Joining forces to promote human rights

15.12.2017

The Grants are cooperating with the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) to promote human rights in Europe. A new agreement paves the way for involvement of FRA in our programmes linked to Roma inclusion and empowerment.