NEWS

16.09.2019 | Nature as our common treasure – European Cooperation Day on 25 September 2019

South-East Finland – Russia CBC programme, with Estonia – Russia CBC, Latvia – Russia CBC and Interreg Baltic Sea Region programmes, celebrate European Cooperation Day on 25 September 2019 with the interactive event “NATURE AS OUR COMMON TREASURE” targeted particularly youth of the programme regions. The event holds keynotes of...

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09.09.2019 | CBC Projects’ Consultation Days in October

Managing Authority (MA), assisted by its branch office, organizes consultation days for on-going projects in October 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 of joint dialog and...

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15.08.2019 | My CBC Story – Anna Kiiski

Executive director Kotka Maritime Research Association, Finland  Anna Kiiski is a long-range professional when it comes to the international and cross-border cooperation, particularly in maritime safety and logistics and research of environmental impacts. As of 2005, she has worked with TEMPUS and ENPI CBC co-funded projects at the University of Helsinki...

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18.06.2019 | LIP-tour on border crossing points, June 18th

South-East Finland – Russia CBC Programme allocates ENI CBC funding in total ca 17,6 MEUR to improvement of four land border-crossing points during 2014-2020 period. Points are located in Vaalimaa, Vainikkala, Imatra and Parikkala. The actual works are for example improvement of area lights, surveillance systems, x-ray scanners, facilities for...

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10.06.2019 | My CBC Story – Valentina Chaplinskaya

Project expert Branch office, Russia South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 Valentina has worked in the Programme’s Russian branch office from the beginning of the current programming period, and beyond. She is one of the team’s most experienced member having worked also in the Russian branch during the ENPI CBC 2007-2013, from 2011...

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10.06.2019 | Stories from the border regions – and beyond

‘My CBC Story’ is a series of features of the people working in and for the Cross-Border Cooperation, either at the programme administration, project management or in those various networks which contribute to European Union – Finland – Russia cooperation. Features are edited and shared by the Managing Authority that...

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06.06.2019 | Call 5 – Administrative and eligibility checks are completed

The Managing Authority (MA), assisted by its branch office, has completed the administrative and eligibility compliance checks for all the 42 applications submitted in the Call 5, closed on 27 March 2019. Those applications that passed the checks are forwarded for the quality assessment that is foreseen to be completed...

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04.06.2019 | Successful granting of awards continues

All 10 awarded project proposals submitted for the Call 2 closed on 30 June 2017 have successfully concluded Grant Contract negotiation phase with the Managing Authority. Many projects have started their activities already in early 2019, last ones just about the joint them. Most attractive contents in these projects are...

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10.05.2019 | New Questions & Answers

Managing Authority has published updates for the Q&A page concerning the PROMAS and project implementation: guidance on how to work with the text-boxes in the system and how to proceed with the information of personnel and purchases in the project. Link to Q&A   

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29.04.2019 | Regional Council of South Karelia Board selected new director for MA

In its meeting today (29 April 2019) the Board of the Regional Council of South Karelia selected Mr Jukka-Pekka Bergman for the position of the Programme Director, to lead the MA operations and the team. Officially the position is filled in on 1st June 2019. (In Finnish) https://www.ekarjala.fi/liitto/blog/17814/

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