NEWS

17.03.2020 | Update on Regional Council of South Karelia office services–we are open on workdays 8–10  

Bulletin 3.4.2020 Due to COVID-19 outbreak, the Regional Council limit its office hours to 8-10 on workdays until 13 May.  As of 18.3.2020 our office at Kauppakatu 40 D, 53100 Lappeenranta is open from 8 to 10 to receive posts and other deliveries. Exceptional office hours will continue until 13.5.2020. Our personnel is...

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16.03.2020 | Update on the project consultation days in April

Update 16.3.2020 This spring, due to COVID-19 virus outbreak, project consultations are organised as the on-line meetings. This change does not affect to booking appointments, which is available at on-line booking service. Prior the meeting, the Managing Authority shall send on-line link to the e-mail address given at the booking phase....

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13.03.2020 | COVID-19 information for projects

For the time being, due to COVID-19 outbreak, it may be necessary to cancel or postpone project related work-trips and events that are already booked and confirmed. In case of such changes, costs with no refund possibility are considered eligible. Documents in such case are presented by the standard procedures...

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11.03.2020 | 17 March 2020 – Third Annual CBC Social Media Day

Are you curious to know what happens in a CBC project? And who are the people having their daily work in the Finnish-Russian cooperation activities? We offer you an easy way to learn more by following our Social Media Day on 17 March 2020. Follow our Twitter,  Facebook and Instagram...

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06.03.2020 | Programme Manual is updated

Programme Manual full version 0.3 is published with some technical updates in the Parts C and D concerning accounting, use of euro, verifying indicators and reporting procedures of the funded projects. The main change is that the interim report annexes are no longer required in paper versions to the MA,...

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28.02.2020 | Sixth call closed with 36 new project proposals

South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014–2020 programme’s sixth round of call was closed on 27 February 2020. Programme received in total 36 applications applying for ca. € 23,5 Mio ENI CBC funding. 1 Priority : 12 applications applying for ca. € 6,4 Mio 3 Priority : 20 applications applying for...

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10.02.2020 | CBC projects consultation days in April

Managing Authority (MA), assisted by its branch office, organizes Consultation Days for on-going projects again in April 2020. Service is aimed at supporting projects’ implementation with the result-based approach. Face-to-face meeting with lead partners and partners provides possibility for the MA to advice and address any issues that may benefit...

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03.02.2020 | My CBC Story – Jyri Mustonen

Jyri Mustonen Project Manager, International Affairs Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency  South-East Finland – Russia CBC Programme area has a unique character in the frame of the European Union external borders. Four international land border crossing points at the Finnish-Russian border, namely (from North to South) Imatra, Nuijamaa, Vainikkala and Vaalimaa are...

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30.01.2020 | Last call for the applicant consultations – sixth round closes 27 Feb 2020

FACT-LIST OF THE CALL 6 The deadline for the submission of grant applications is 27.2.2020 at 23:30 Finnish time The financial envelope of the call is 5,0 Meur Open priorities are 1, 3 and 4 Maximum duration of the project may be 23 months Applications with its annexes must be...

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20.01.2020 | PROMAS user survey 20.-31.1.2020

PROMAS (Programme Management System) is a web-based application for applying funding, conducting the selection process and managing and monitoring of the CBC projects in South-East Finland – Russia, Karelia and Kolarctic CBC 2014-2020 programmes.  Joint user survey for all three programmes is implemented during 20.1-31.1.2020 to collect feedback and experiences...

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