2014 - 2020 INTERREG VB Northern Periphery and Arctic

Overall programme information last update: 06-11-2018
Last update of data in keep.eu: 06-11-2018
Programme websitehttp://www.interreg-npa.eu/
Programme's page at the European Commissionhttp://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/atlas/programmes/2014-2020/sweden/2014tc16rftn004
Projects in keep.eu / partners on mapClick to view projects and partners
EU funding (outstanding EU funding)(excluding technical assistance)EUR 47.197.305,00 ( EUR 8.740.935,32)
Total budget(excluding technical assistance)EUR 72.611.238,00
Funding instrument(s)ERDF
Eligible geographical area(Countries not covered by NUTS are shown as a single unit)
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  • FI Finland / SUOMI / FINLAND (Länsi-Suomi, Pohjois- ja Itä-Suomi)
  • FO Faroe Islands
  • GL Greenland
  • IE Ireland / IRELAND (Border, Midland and Western, Southern and Eastern)
  • IS Iceland / ÍSLAND
  • NO Norway / NORGE (Rogaland, Vestlandet, Trøndelag, Nord-Norge)
  • SE Sweden / SVERIGE (Mellersta Norrland, Övre Norrland)
  • SJ / Svalbard and Jan Mayen
  • UK United Kingdom / UNITED KINGDOM (South Western Scotland, Highlands and Islands, Northern Ireland)

Objectives, priorities and indicators

Specific objective
 Increased innovation and transfer of new technology to SMEs in remote sparsely populated areas

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)

  • Degree of collaborations between SMEs and R&D (Share of SMEs involved in innovation cooperation)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises cooperating with research institutions (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Increased innovation within public service provision in remote, sparsely populated areas

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)

  • Awareness and attitudes among health professionals towards the use of eHealth technologies (Share of GPs with a positive attitude to eHealth)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises cooperating with research institutions (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Improved support systems tailored for start-ups and existing SMEs in remote and sparsely populated areas

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (3) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
    • (3a) promoting entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Conditions for start-ups in remote, sparsely populated areas (Composite score based on SBA Fact Sheets on a scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the market products (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Greater market reach beyond local markets for SMEs in remote and sparsely populated areas

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (3) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
    • (3d) supporting the capacity of SMEs to grow in regional, national and international markets, and to engage in innovation processes

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Awareness of business opportunities beyond local markets among SMEs (Composite score based on SBA Fact Sheets on a scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the market products (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Increased use of energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions in housing and public infrastructures in remote, sparsely populated areas

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (4) supporting the shift towards a low-carbon economy in all sectors by:
    • (4c) supporting energy efficiency, smart energy management and renewable energy use in public infrastructure, including in public buildings, and in the housing sector

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Awareness of energy efficiency opportunities and renewable solutions in housing sector and public infrastructures in remote and sparsely populated areas (Score on an awareness scale)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of households with improved energy consumption classification (Households)
Specific objective
 Increased capacity of remote and sparsely populated communities for sustainable environmental management

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6c) conserving, protecting, promoting and developing natural and cultural heritage

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Preparedness of responsible authorities in remote, sparsely populated areas for environmental management in relation to climate change and impacts of new investments in exploitation of natural resources (Share of authorities taking steps to improve preparedness)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of organisations introducing a decision-making tool or governance concept facilitating sustainable environmental management (Organisations)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: 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 Programme11/2018
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)86 / 90 (95%)
No. of project partners in keep.eu / Total no. of project partners (% of project partners in keep.eu)463 / 490 (94%)
No. of calls in keep.eu / Total no. of calls6 / 14
Notes on the dataInformation provided by the Programme