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A region full of good ideas – interest in the Baltic research programme in Estonia exceeds expectations11.03.2019
The first call of the Baltic Research programme received astonishing 130 applications, requesting a total of 114 million euros in funding. This is nineteen times higher than the maximum budget of the call.
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.
Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway have announced a new fund that supports regional cross-border and transnational projects proposing shared solutions to Europe’s common challenges. Funding is available within all priority sectors of the EEA and Norway Grants.
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.
How do I know if I’m pregnant? Is this the right size? With 40 counsellors and 1500 unique questions annually, a web based counselling clinic breaks taboos in Estonia.
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 Estonia 2014-2021 (the ‘Active Citizens Fund’). This is the invitation to bid.
Almost by chance the IT-department of a bus station in Estonia found the answer. Now their e-solution is a best-in-class experience for passengers not only in Europe, but it is conquering global markets.
More than 300 project ideas on how to get young people into the labour market were submitted by the deadline for applications to the new EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment.
Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway have signed new cooperation agreements with Estonia on new programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021.