European Commission has communicated about the approval of 17 programmes for the period 2014-2020 to be implemented in the External Borders of European Union (including land and sea borders). Seven programmes will be implemented in cooperation with the Russian Federation. Total EU- financial frame for the 17 programmes is 1,052,6 million euros, of which 182,6 million euros is allocated to the programmes with Russia.

The Implementing Regulation for cross-border cooperation (CBC) programmes implemented during the period 2014-2020 under the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) have been published on 19 August 2014 in the Official Journal of the European Union. This document lays down specific provisions for the implementation of operational programmes as well as funded projects. It also details the modalities for the technical and financial management of the ENI CBC programmes.

Programming documents of the South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 endorsed 18.12.2015.

Joint Operational Programme (JOP)_in English
SEFR CBC Financial plan amended 15.11.2018
SEFR CBC Financial plan amended 26.09.2019

Environmental statement_in English
Environmental impact assessment in Finland_in English
Environmental impact assessment in Russia_in English