Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and the EU have signed the agreements on the EEA and Norway Grants for the period 2014-2021. Click here to find out more.
Key areas of support
- Safeguarding the right to seek asylum and improving the reception conditions, particularly of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children
- Capacity building of Greek NGOs in policy and decision-making processes
- Improving the environmental standard of marine and inland waters and promoting renewable energy and research
- Alleviating the adverse social effects of the economic crisis
|Total allocation:||€34.3 M|
|EEA Grants:||€34.3 M|
|Total allocation:||€63.4 M|
|EEA Grants:||€63.4 M|
|Total allocation:||€116.7 M|
|EEA Grants:||€116.7 M|
Key results in Greece
Improving support for migrants and asylum seekers
Migrants and asylum seekers given shelter and basic welfare support at the first reception centre in Evros on the Turkish border
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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.
|Integrated marine and inland water management||6.5|
|Asylum and migration||Norwegian Directorate of Immigration||24.2|
|Solidarity and social inclusion||4.3|
Distribution of funding 2009-14Download
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||73||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)||0.7||1.4|
|Unemployment rate (%)*||24.6||9.1|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)*||49.5||20.0|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||178.6||86.8|
|Gender pay gap (%)**||15.0||16.1|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||36.0||24.4|
|Human development index (2014)||16 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index (2014)||26 (EU-28 ranking)|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2014 except where * indicates 2015 and ** indicates 2010. Last updated in June 2016.
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Results from the previous funding period
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Greece? Project partnerships between entities in Greece and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
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 Greece 2014-2021 (the ‘Active Citizens Fund’). This is the invitation to bid.
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.
Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway have signed a new cooperation agreement with Greece under the EEA Grants 2014-2021.