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Greece

Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway on 31 October 2017 signed a new cooperation agreement with Greece on new programmes under the EEA Grants 2014-2021. Click here to find out more.

Areas of support

  • Innovation, Business Development and SMEs
  • Roma inclusion and Empowerment
  • Local Development and Poverty Reduction
  • Water Management
  • Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency
  • Good governance, Accountable Institutions, Transparency
  • Asylum and Migration (Capacity building of national asylum and migration management systems)
  • Asylum and Migration (Addressing urgent needs for the reception and screening of asylum seekers and for the accommodation of vulnerable groups)
  • Civil Society

Allocation

2004-09
2009-14
2014-21
Total allocation:€34.3 M
EEA Grants:€34.3 M
Norway Grants:€0
Total allocation:€63.4 M
EEA Grants:€63.4 M
Norway Grants:€0
Total allocation:€116.7 M
EEA Grants:€116.7 M
Norway Grants:€0

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)
Innovation, Business Development and SMEs  Innovation Norway 21.5
Roma inclusion and Empowerment  International Partner Organisation: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights  5.0
Local Development and Poverty Reduction   6.5
Water Management   4.0
Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency   7.5
Good governance, Accountable Institutions, Transparency International Partner Organisation: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development 7.0
Asylum and Migration (Capacity building of national asylum and migration management systems) Norwegian Directorate of Immigration 16.5
Asylum and Migration (Addressing urgent needs for the reception and screening of asylum seekers and for the accommodation of vulnerable groups) Norwegian Directorate of Immigration 16.5
Civil Society   12.0
Bilateral national fund – funding for developing bilateral cooperation and activities of bilateral interest with Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway   2.3

Programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2009-2014

Programme Partner(s) Grant
(€ million)
Integrated marine and inland water management   6.5
Renewable energy   9.5
NGO Fund   7.3
Asylum and migration Norwegian Directorate of Immigration 24.2
Research programme   3
Solidarity and social inclusion   4.3

 *Programme operator

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Distribution of funding 2009-14

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Country facts

  Greece EU-28
GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100) 68 100
Economic growth (% change on previous year) -0.2 2.2
Unemployment rate (%)** 23.5 8.5
Youth unemployment rate (%)* 49.8 20.3
Public debt (% of GDP) 177.4 85.0
Gender pay gap (%)* 15.0 16.3
At-risk-of-poverty rate (%) 35.7 23.7
Human development index 16 (EU-28 ranking)
Corruption perception index** 27 (EU-28 ranking)

Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2015 except where * indicates 2010 and ** indicates 2016.

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Results from the previous funding period

Read about results in Greece in the 2004-2009 funding period

Get involved

Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Greece? Project partnerships between entities in Greece and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.

View overview of the process to apply for grant support

View step-by-step how to find or become a project partner

See how you may participate under a fund promoting cooperation

National contact

Ministry of Economy, Development and Tourism - General Secretariat for Public Investments and the NSRF

Project stories, news and features

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.