The First OP for the Czech Republic Adopted

Yesterday, the European Commission adopted the first Operational Programme 2014-2020 for the Czech Republic. The OP 'Enterprise and Innovations for Competitiveness'  will boost Czech innovation and competitiveness. The budget of the OP 'Enterprise and Innovations for Competitiveness' amounts to almost 8 billion EUR with 4.3 billion EUR coming from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).


Latvia - Breakdown of 2014-2020 Allocations by Thematic Objective

Latvia will invest more than half of its Structural Funds, 2,263,437,816 EUR, into sustainable growth (i.e., thematic objectives 4-7). Approximately 101,316,303 EUR will be available for technical assistance. Detail breakdown of EU Cohesion allocations available to Latvia by thematic objective is pictured in the graph below. 


Hungary - Thematic Objectives

Czech Republic - Breakdown of 2014-2020 Allocations by Thematic Objective

Czech Republic has opted to invest €11,120,389,676 of its Cohesion Policy allocations to sustainable growth, or thematic objectives 4-7.  Comprehensive breakdown by thematic objective is depicted in the graph below. 


Latvian Presidency - Informal Meeting of Directors General Responsible for Cohesion Policy

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On 31 March, an informal meeting of Directors General responsible for Cohesion Policy took place in Riga under the Latvian Presidency. During the meeting experts discussed the most important pre-conditions for achieving the Cohesion Policy goals, in particular, enhanced use of financial instruments and the building of administrative capacity.

Obstacles ahead for the Youth Guarantee

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