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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

  • Research
  • Education
  • Global Fund for Decent Work and Tripartite Dialogue
  • Health
  • Environment, Ecosystem and Climate Change
  • Culture
  • Civil Society
  • Good Governance
  • Human Rights, Roma Inclusion and Domestic and Gender-based Violence
  • Justice – Correctional Services
  • Home Affairs – International Police Cooperation

Allocation

2004-09
2009-14
2014-21
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

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, 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

Programme Partner(s) Grant
(€ million
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
Civil Society   15.0
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

Programme Partner(s) Grant
(€ million
Environment and climate change Norwegian Environment Agency 18.4
Carbon capture and storage   5
NGO Fund   11.4
Children and youth at risk   2.7
Local and regional initiatives to reduce inter-group inequalities and promote social inclusion   1.2
Cultural heritage and cultural diversity Arts Council Norway 21.5
Decent work and tripartite dialogue Innovation Norway* 0.7
Research cooperation Research Council of Norway 14.5
Scholarships Rannis - Icelandic Centre for Research AIBA - Agency for International Education Affairs (Liechtenstein) SIU - Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education 3.8
Capacity-building and institutional cooperation   1.8
Public health initiatives Norwegian Institute of Public Health 19.2
Gender equality and work-life balance   3.4
Domestic and gender-based violence   4.2
Schengen and cross-border crime   6.3
Judicial capacity-building and correctional services Council of Europe 5
Bilateral national fund- funding for developing bilateral cooperation and activities of bilateral interest with Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway

 *Programme Operator

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Country facts

  Czech Republic EU-28
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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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.