Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway on 4 September 2017 signed new cooperation agreements with the Czech Republic on new programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021. Click here to find out more.
Areas of support
- Global Fund for Decent Work and Tripartite Dialogue
- Environment, Ecosystem and Climate Change
- Civil Society
- Good Governance
- Human Rights, Roma Inclusion and Domestic and Gender-based Violence
- Justice – Correctional Services
- Home Affairs – International Police Cooperation
|Total allocation:||€110.9 M|
|EEA Grants:||€48.5 M|
|Norway Grants:||€62.4 M|
|Total allocation:||€131.8 M|
|EEA Grants:||€61.4 M|
|Norway Grants:||€70.4 M|
|Total allocation:||€184.5 M|
|EEA Grants:||€95.5 M|
|Norway Grants:||€89 M|
Key results in the Czech Republic
Enhancing research cooperation with Norway
Cooperation projects to date supporting joint Norwegian and Czech research
Building capacity through cooperation
State officials, police officers, judges and state prosecutors received training in combating corruption
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Programme overviewClick 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, partnerships, projects and news. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages.
Programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021
|Research||Research Council of Norway||30.0|
|Education||AIBA - Agency for International Education Affairs (Liechtenstein)||6.5|
|Global Fund for Decent Work and Tripartite Dialogue||Innovation Norway*||0.89|
|Health||Norwegian Institute of Public Health||14.0|
|Environment, Ecosystems and Climate Change||Norwegian Environment Agency||30.0|
|Culture||Icelandic Centre for Research Arts Council Norway||28.0|
|Good Governance||International Partner Organisation: Council of Europe||5.0|
|Human Rights, Roma Inclusion and Domestic and Gender-based Violence||International Partner Organisation: Council of Europe||19.0|
|Justice – Correctional Services||International Partner Organisation: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights||6.0|
|Home Affairs – International Police Cooperation||Directorate of Norwegian Correctional Service||5.0|
|Bilateral fund – funding for developing bilateral cooperation and activities of bilateral interest with Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway||3.69|
Programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2009-2014
Distribution of funding 2009-14Download
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||87||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)*||2.4||1.9|
|Unemployment rate (%)*||4.0||8,5|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)||12.6||20.3|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||40.3||85.0|
|Gender pay gap (%)||22.5||16.3|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||14.0||23.7|
|Human development index||15 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index*||19 (EU-28 ranking)|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2015 except where * indicates 2016.
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Results from the previous funding period
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in the Czech Republic? Project partnerships between entities in the Czech Republic and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
DocumentsCzech Republic factsheet (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 2014-2021 (in force as of 4 September 2017) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 2014-2021 (in force as of 4 September 2017) (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 09-14 (In force as of 18 June 2011, amended 11 November 2014) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 09-14 (In force as of 17 June 2011, amended 25 September 2014 and 12 December 2014) (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 04-09 (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 04-09 (PDF)
Project stories, news and features
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.
Improving the employment prospects of socially excluded young people is the aim of most of the project ideas that are now further developed under the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment.
The Financial Mechanism Office – the secretariat of the EEA and Norway Grants – is seeking a Fund Operator to develop and implement the EEA Grants programme for civil society in Czech Republic 2014-2021 - the ‘Active Citizens Fund’. This is the invitation to bid.