Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway on 24 April 2018 signed new Memoranda of Understanding with Lithuania on a number of new programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021.
Areas of support
- Business development, innovation and SMEs
- Social dialogue – Decent work
- Environment, energy, climate change
- Civil society
- Justice and home affairs
|Total allocation:||€67.3 M|
|EEA Grants:||€27 M|
|Norway Grants:||€40.3 M|
|Total allocation:||€84 M|
|EEA Grants:||€38.4 M|
|Norway Grants:||€45.6 M|
|Total allocation:||€117.6 M|
|EEA Grants:||€56.2 M|
|Norway Grants:||€61.4 M|
Key results in Lithuania
Strengthening civil society
Young journalists and online activists trained in human rights and combating hate speech
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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
|Programme||Partner(s)||Grant (€ million)|
|Business development, innovation and SMEs||Innovation Norway||14|
|Social dialogue - Decent work||Innovation Norway*||1.2|
|Health||Norwegian Institute of Public Health||15|
|Environment, energy, and climate change||12|
|Justice and home affairs|| |
Norwegian Ministry of Justice and Public Security
|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
Distribution of funding 2009-14Download
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||75||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)*||2.3||1.9|
|Unemployment rate (%)*||7.9||8.5|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)||16.3||20.3|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||42.7||85.0|
|Gender pay gap (%)||14.2||16.3|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||29.3||23.7|
|Human development index||21 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index*||16 (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
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DocumentsLithuania factsheet (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 14-21 (in force as of 25 April 2018) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 14-21 (in force as of 25 April 2018) (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 09-14 (in force as of 19 May 2011; amended 28 October 2014 and 10 July 2017) (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 09-14 (in force as of 6 April 2011; amended 21 January 2015 and 10 July 2017) (PDF) MoU EEA Grants 04-09 (PDF) MoU Norway Grants 04-09 (PDF)
Project stories, news and features
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 Lithuania 2014-2021 (the ‘Active Citizens Fund’). This is the invitation to bid.
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.
Today Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway have signed a new cooperation agreement with Lithuania under the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021.