2014 - 2020 INTERREG V-A Belgium - The Netherlands (Vlaanderen - Nederland)

Overall programme information last update: 04-09-2018
Last update of data in keep.eu: 30-10-2018
Programme websitehttp://www.grensregio.eu/
Programme's page at the European Commissionhttp://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/atlas/programmes/2014-2020/belgium/2014tc16rfcb046
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EU funding (outstanding EU funding)(excluding technical assistance)EUR 143.421.045,00 ( EUR 25.535.624,03)
Total budget(excluding technical assistance)EUR 286.842.100,00
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 (Arr. Antwerpen, Arr. Mechelen, Arr. Turnhout, Arr. Hasselt, Arr. Maaseik, Arr. Tongeren, Arr. Aalst, Arr. Dendermonde, Arr. Eeklo, Arr. Gent, Arr. Oudenaarde, Arr. Sint-Niklaas, Arr. Leuven, Arr. Brugge, Arr. Diksmuide, Arr. Kortrijk, Arr. Oostende, Arr. Roeselare, Arr. Tielt)
  • NL Netherlands / NEDERLAND (Zeeuwsch-Vlaanderen, Overig Zeeland, West-Noord-Brabant, Midden-Noord-Brabant, Noordoost-Noord-Brabant, Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant, Noord-Limburg, Midden-Limburg, Zuid-Limburg)

Objectives, priorities and indicators

Specific objective
 Stimulate industrial research and experimental development by expanding the research infrastructure in private and public research institutions as well as by making connections between knowledge institutions

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (1) strengthening research, technological development and innovation by:
    • (1a) enhancing research and innovation (R&I) infrastructure and capacities to develop R&I excellence, and promoting centres of competence, in particular those of European interest

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • R&D expenditure in the public sector (%)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Level of improved infrastructure (m2)
  • O2: Number of new or improved experimental facilities (experimental facilities)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of research institutions participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Organisations)
Specific objective
 Innovation of products/ services/ applications/ processes in the form of industrial research and experimental development through the cooperation among enterprises as well as among enterprises, R&I centers and universities

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)

  • Percentage of SMEs introducing product or process innovations (%)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of supported innovation oriented cooperations between enterprises (Cooperation processes)
  • O2: Supported demonstrations and pilots (Pilots and demonstrations)
  • O3: Number of SMEs supported (SMEs supported)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises receiving grants (Enterprises)
  • CO3: Number of enterprises receiving non-financial support (Enterprises)
  • CO4: Private investment matching public support to enterprises (grants) (EUR)
  • CO5: Number of enterprises cooperating with research institutions (Enterprises)
  • CO6: Private investment matching public support in innovation or R&D projects (EUR)
  • CO7: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the market products (Enterprises)
  • CO8: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the firm products (Enterprises)
  • CO9: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Promoting energy efficiency and renewable energy use in enterprises through the application demonstration of innovative measures and techniques

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (4) supporting the shift towards a low-carbon economy in all sectors by:
    • (4d) developing and implementing smart distribution systems that operate at low and medium voltage levels

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Energy consumption per employee (tons of oil equivalent per employee)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported pilots and demonstrations (Pilots and demonstrations)
  • O2: Number of organizations participating in a demonstration/ pilot knowledge project of new techniques (Organisations)
  • O3: Number of SMEs supported (SMEs supported)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises receiving grants (Enterprises)
  • CO3: Number of enterprises receiving non-financial support (Enterprises)
  • CO4: Private investment matching public support to enterprises (grants) (EUR)
Specific objective
 Promoting energy efficiency and renewable energy use in public infrastructure and the housing sector by demonstrating the application of innovative measures and techniques

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)

  • Energy consumption per employee (tons of oil equivalent per employee)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported pilots and demonstrations (Pilots and demonstrations)
  • O2: Number of organizations participating in a demonstration/ pilot knowledge project (Organisations)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • No data available
Specific objective
 Innovation of low carbon products/ services/ application/ processes by industrial research and experimental development through the cooperation among enterprises as well as among enterprises, R&I centers and universities, and by early implementation of innovative low carbon technologies

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (4) supporting the shift towards a low-carbon economy in all sectors by:
    • (4f) promoting research and innovation in, and adoption of, low-carbon technologies

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Percentage of SMEs introducing product or process innovations (%)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of supported innovation oriented cooperations between enterprises (Cooperation processes)
  • O2: Supported pilots and demonstrations (Pilots and demonstrations)
  • O3: Number of SMEs supported (SMEs supported)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises receiving grants (Enterprises)
  • CO3: Number of enterprises receiving non-financial support (Enterprises)
  • CO4: Private investment matching public support to enterprises (grants) (EUR)
  • CO5: Number of enterprises cooperating with research institutions (Enterprises)
  • CO6: Private investment matching public support in innovation or R&D projects (EUR)
  • CO7: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the market products (Enterprises)
  • CO8: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the firm products (Enterprises)
  • CO9: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Protection and restoriation of biodiversity, soil protection and restoration as well as promotion of ecosystem services through joint approach towards environmental issues in the economic intensively used cross border region

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)

  • Biodiversity value (percentage)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of endangered species, for which protection measures are supported (Species)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Surface area of habitats supported in order to attain a better conservation status (Hectares)
Specific objective
 Innovation of products/ services/ applications/ processes to improve environmental protection and the efficient use of resources by industrial research and experimental development through the cooperation among enterprises as well as among enterprises, R&I centers and universities

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (6) preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency by:
    • (6f) promoting innovative technologies to improve environmental protection and resource efficiency in the waste sector, water sector and with regard to soil, or to reduce air pollution

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Percentage of SMEs introducing product or process innovations (%)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of supported innovation oriented cooperations between enterprises (Cooperation processes)
  • O2: Supported pilots and demonstrations (Pilot and demonstration projects)
  • O3: Number of SMEs supported (SMEs supported)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises receiving grants (Enterprises)
  • CO3: Number of enterprises receiving non-financial support (Enterprises)
  • CO4: Private investment matching public support to enterprises (grants) (EUR)
  • CO5: Number of enterprises cooperating with research institutions (Enterprises)
  • CO6: Private investment matching public support in innovation or R&D projects (EUR)
  • CO7: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the market products (Enterprises)
  • CO8: Number of enterprises supported to introduce new to the firm products (Enterprises)
  • CO9: Number of enterprises participating in cross-border, transnational or interregional research projects (Enterprises)
Specific objective
 Promoting resource efficiency in the (industrial) sector by encouraging the adaptation of business processes

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)

  • Raw material productivity (eur/kg)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Supported pilot and demonstration projects (Pilots and demonstrations)
  • O2: Number of organizations participating in a demonstration/ pilot knowledge project (Organisations)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of enterprises receiving support (Enterprises)
  • CO2: Number of enterprises receiving grants (Enterprises)
  • CO3: Number of enterprises receiving non-financial support (Enterprises)
  • CO4: Private investment matching public support to enterprises (grants) (EUR)
Specific objective
 Improving the match between supply and demand in the cross border labor market in order to better exploit the labor potential

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (8) promoting sustainable and quality employment and supporting labour mobility by:
    • (8 ETC) ETC specific, for cross-border cooperation: promoting sustainable and quality employment and supporting labour mobility by integrating cross-border labour markets, including cross-border mobility, joint local employment initiatives, information and advisory services and joint training

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Number of cross border workers (Border)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of initiatives aiming for courses, internships, etc. (initiatives)
  • O2: Number of government organizations participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (government organizations)
  • O3: Number of training institutions participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (training institutions)
  • O4: Number of employers participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (employers)
  • O5: Number of trade associations participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (trade associations)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of participants in joint local employment initiatives and joint training (Persons)
Specific objective
 Improving the match between supply and demand in the cross border labor market in order to better exploit the labor potential

Thematic objective and Investment priority

  • (8) promoting sustainable and quality employment and supporting labour mobility by:
    • (8 ETC) ETC specific, for cross-border cooperation: promoting sustainable and quality employment and supporting labour mobility by integrating cross-border labour markets, including cross-border mobility, joint local employment initiatives, information and advisory services and joint training

Result indicator (measurement unit)

  • Percentage of vacancies (%)

Output indicator (measurement unit)

  • O1: Number of initiatives aiming for courses, internships, etc. (initiatives)
  • O2: Number of government organizations participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (government organizations)
  • O3: Number of training institutions participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (training institutions)
  • O4: Number of employers participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (employers)
  • O5: Number of trade associations participating in supported cooperations focused on the cross border cooperation in the labor market (trade associations)

Common output indicator (measurement unit)

  • CO1: Number of participants in joint local employment initiatives and joint training (Persons)

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 Programme04/2018
Fields missing in data supplied by this programmeachievements; english project description (85%); partner budget (100%); legal status of partner (3%)
Language of the data in keep.euDutch, English
No. of projects in keep.eu / Total no. of projects (% of projects in keep.eu)58 / 58 (100%)
No. of project partners in keep.eu / Total no. of project partners (% of project partners in keep.eu)765 / 765 (100%)
No. of calls in keep.eu / Total no. of calls3 / 3
Notes on the dataInformation provided by the Programme