NEWS

17.09.2018 | Cross-Border Cooperation – Meeting point of cultures

On the 30th of September we are happy to welcome you and your children to the Gatchina Palace, Leningrad region, Russia to celebrate the European Cooperation Day by the colorful Festival “Cross-Border Cooperation – Meeting point of Cultures”!   You will see how cross-border cooperation unites people across borders to meet...

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06.09.2018 | Joint Monitoring Committee held its sixth meeting in Savonlinna, Finland

Sixth meeting of the Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) took place on 5-6 September 2018 in Savonlinna, South-Savo, Finland. Committee had an interim overview on currently ongoing grant contract negotiation process with the awarded projects from the calls 1 and 2 and of those 10 Large Infrastructure Projects that have been...

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24.08.2018 | Moving towards improvements of the border region infrastructure

Two-step approval process of the Large Infrastructure Projects (LIP) funded by the South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 Programme has been completed. All ten (10) projects shortlisted by the programme’s Joint Monitoring Committee in 2017, will now proceed to the Grant Contract negotiation phase with the Managing Authority. In accordance...

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24.08.2018 | Call 4 – Administrative and eligibility checks are completed

The Managing Authority (MA), assisted by its branch office, has completed the administrative and eligibility compliance checks for the 34 applications submitted for the Call 4, closed on 15 June 2018. Those applications that passed the checks are forwarded for the quality assessment that is foreseen to be completed by...

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17.08.2018 | Cooperation at EU’s external border starts

The Cross-Border Cooperation programmes South-East Finland – Russia, Kolarctic and Karelia implemented between Russia, Finland, and the North Calotte become fully operational from the 1 October 2018 onwards, now that the official procedures in connection to the ratification of the Financing Agreements are completed. This means that from that date,...

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16.08.2018 | MA and BO offices are closed for 21-23 August

Managing Authority office in Lappeenranta and branch office in Saint Petersburg are closed for 21-23 August, due to ENI CBC programmes’ Northern Cluster networking and training event.  We regret any inconvenience, and will return to all inquiries at latest on our return to offices. CBC-Team  

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08.08.2018 | Official procedures are completed, and first projects may be launched in October

The Financing Agreement (FA) that sets the legal base for Financing and Implementing of the South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 programme has now been ratified in Russia and Finland. In accordance with the Implementing Regulations, the Agreement enters into force on the first day of the second month after...

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19.07.2018 | First full version of Programme Manual is published

The Managing Authority has published first full version of the Programme Manual  that covers instructions for applying funding, information of the project evaluation and selection and implementation of the funded project. The manual is also renewed visually with colour codes that help browsing the content. The document is published in...

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29.06.2018 | Launching of projects is foreseen

The South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 Programme has organised four rounds of calls and two finalized project selection procedures so far. 20 projects have been selected for funding and the grant contract negotiations with some lead partners have been already carried out successfully and with some, the process is...

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16.06.2018 | Fourth call is closed – next phases

Fourth round of call of the South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 was closed on 15 June 2018 with 34 applications, which are important validation of interest and of great amount of preparation work that are appreciated by the Programme management bodies.  Administrative and Eligibility check to each application package...

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