2014 - 2020 INTERREG VB North Sea

Overall programme information last update: 14-08-2018
Last update of data in keep.eu: 30-10-2018
Programme websitehttp://www.northsearegion.eu/
Programme's page at the European Commissionhttp://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/atlas/programmes/2014-2020/denmark/2014tc16rftn005
Projects in keep.eu / partners on mapClick to view projects and partners
EU funding (outstanding EU funding)(excluding technical assistance)EUR 157.218.733,00 ( EUR 72.966.811,00)
Total budget(excluding technical assistance)EUR 314.437.466,00
Funding instrument(s)ERDF
Eligible geographical area(Countries not covered by NUTS are shown as a single unit)
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  • BE Belgium / BELGIQUE-BELGIË (Prov. Antwerpen, Prov. Oost-Vlaanderen, Prov. West-Vlaanderen)
  • DE Germany / DEUTSCHLAND (Bremen, Hamburg, Braunschweig, Hannover, Lüneburg, Weser-Ems, Schleswig-Holstein)
  • DK Denmark / DANMARK (Hovedstaden, Sjælland, Syddanmark, Midtjylland, Nordjylland)
  • NL Netherlands / NEDERLAND (Groningen, Friesland (NL), Drenthe, Overijssel, Flevoland, Noord-Holland, Zuid-Holland, Zeeland)
  • NO Norway / NORGE
  • SE Sweden / SVERIGE (Småland med öarna, Sydsverige, Västsverige, Norra Mellansverige)
  • UK United Kingdom / UNITED KINGDOM (Tees Valley and Durham, Northumberland and Tyne and Wear, East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire, East Anglia, Essex, Kent, Eastern Scotland, North Eastern Scotland, Highlands and Islands)

Objectives, priorities and indicators

Specific objective
 Develop new or improved knowledge partnerships between businesses, knowledge institutions, public administrations and end users with a view to long-term cooperation (post project) on developing products and services

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (1) strengthening research, technological development and innovation by:
    • (1b) promoting business investment in R&I, developing links and synergies between enterprises, research and development centres and the higher education sector, in particular promoting investment in product and service development, technology transfer, social innovation, eco-innovation, public service applications, demand stimulation, networking, clusters and open innovation through smart specialisation, and supporting technological and applied research, pilot lines, early product validation actions, advanced manufacturing capabilities and first production, in particular in key enabling technologies and diffusion of general purpose technologies

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of knowledge partnerships in the North Sea Region to deliver marketable product, service and process innovations (Qualitative analysis of capacity / potential)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of enterprises cooperating with new / improved knowledge partnerships (Enterprises)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Enhance regional innovation support capacity to increase long-term innovation levels and support smart specialization strategies

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (1) strengthening research, technological development and innovation by:
    • (1b) promoting business investment in R&I, developing links and synergies between enterprises, research and development centres and the higher education sector, in particular promoting investment in product and service development, technology transfer, social innovation, eco-innovation, public service applications, demand stimulation, networking, clusters and open innovation through smart specialisation, and supporting technological and applied research, pilot lines, early product validation actions, advanced manufacturing capabilities and first production, in particular in key enabling technologies and diffusion of general purpose technologies

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of authorities /practitioners to increase the scope and quality of innovation in enterprises (Qualitative analysis of capacity /potential)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of improved or new innovation support measures launched for businesses (Measures)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Stimulate the public sector to generate innovation demand and innovative solutions for improving public service delivery

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (1) strengthening research, technological development and innovation by:
    • (1b) promoting business investment in R&I, developing links and synergies between enterprises, research and development centres and the higher education sector, in particular promoting investment in product and service development, technology transfer, social innovation, eco-innovation, public service applications, demand stimulation, networking, clusters and open innovation through smart specialisation, and supporting technological and applied research, pilot lines, early product validation actions, advanced manufacturing capabilities and first production, in particular in key enabling technologies and diffusion of general purpose technologies

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of authorities /practitioners to increase the scope and quality of innovation in public service delivery (Qualitative analysis of capacity /potential)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of improved or new innovation support measures launched for public service delivery (Measures)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Promote the development and adoption of products, services and processes to accelerate greening of the North Sea Region economy

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6g) supporting industrial transition towards a resource- efficient economy, promoting green growth, eco-innovation and environmental performance management in the public and private sectors

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of enterprises and organisations to adopt new or improved green products, processes and services (Capacity scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Stimulate the adoption of new products, services and processes to reduce the environmental footprint of regions around the North Sea

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6g) supporting industrial transition towards a resource- efficient economy, promoting green growth, eco-innovation and environmental performance management in the public and private sectors

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of authorities /practitioners around the North Sea to identify and implement new ways of reducing their environmental footprint (Capacity scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of green products, services and processes piloted and/or adopted by the project (Green products, services or processes developed)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Demonstrate new and/or improved methods for improving the climate resilience of target sites

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (5) promoting climate change adaptation, risk prevention and management by:
    • (5a) supporting investment for adaptation to climate change, including ecosystem-based approaches

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of relevant authorities / practitioners around the North Sea to identify and implement solutions for improving climate change resilience (Capacity scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of new and/or improved climate change adaptation solutions demonstrated (Solutions)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Develop new methods for the long-term sustainable management of North Sea ecosystems

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6d) protecting and restoring biodiversity and soil and promoting ecosystem services, including through Natura 2000, and green infrastructure

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of North Sea regions to improve the quality of the environment (Capacity scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of sites managed using new solutions supporting long-term sustainability (Sites)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Develop demonstrations of innovative and/or improved transport and logistics solutions with potential to move large volumes of freight away from long-distance road transportation

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (7) promoting sustainable transport and removing bottlenecks in key network infrastructures by:
    • (7c) developing and improving environmentally-friendly (including low-noise) and low-carbon transport systems, including inland waterways and maritime transport, ports, multimodal links and airport infrastructure, in order to promote sustainable regional and local mobility

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of transport and logistics stakeholders to increase the proportion of longdistance freight carried on sustainable modes in the North Sea Region (Capacity scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O3: Number of new and/or improved green transport solutions adopted (Green transport solutions)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Stimulate the take-up and application of green transport solutions for regional freight and personal transport

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (7) promoting sustainable transport and removing bottlenecks in key network infrastructures by:
    • (7c) developing and improving environmentally-friendly (including low-noise) and low-carbon transport systems, including inland waterways and maritime transport, ports, multimodal links and airport infrastructure, in order to promote sustainable regional and local mobility

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Capacity of authorities and enterprises to increase the use of green transport services (Capacity scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organizations / enterprises adopting new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)
  • O2: Number of organizations / enterprises informed about new solutions by project end (Organisations and enterprises)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
  • Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)

Information regarding the data in keep.eu

Last month that data in keep.eu was retrieved from the Programme's website or received from the Programme06/2018
Fields missing in data supplied by this programmeachievements
Language of the data in keep.euEnglish
No. of projects in keep.eu / Total no. of projects (% of projects in keep.eu)39 / 48 (81%)
No. of project partners in keep.eu / Total no. of project partners (% of project partners in keep.eu)494 / 610 (80%)
No. of calls in keep.eu / Total no. of calls3 / 3
Notes on the dataInformation provided by the Programme